Quick News: Residents vent fury over whitewater kayaking centre

Sunday, 22 March 2009
DEVELOPMENT IDEA: A model of the proposed centre.Manukau, New Zealand residents are in an uproar over a proposed whitewater park at the Manukau TelstraClear Pacific Events Centre.

At a recent city council meeting, the majority of the audience were there to tell the council just how they felt.

"Who dreamt up this ridiculous idea?" said one resident.

You can read more about the angry people here.

David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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