Kōrero: Country towns

Impact of post office closures

The closure of many rural post offices in the late 1980s shocked and angered customers who had relied on their banking and postal services. Nelly Harrison of Waipiro Bay, on the East Coast, describes a predicament faced by many.

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Jock Phillips, 'Country towns - Prosperity and decline, 1950–1990', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/19425/impact-of-post-office-closures (accessed 28 September 2021)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008