Native Affairs - Home At Last

By Iulia Leilua

A story that has captured the imagination of people around the world for four decades has finally been put to rest.

Last month, a set of 300-year-old carvings from Taranaki were returned to Waitara iwi - Ngāti Rahiri.  They disappeared in 1973 resurfacing five years later in Switzerland.

As Iulia Leilua reports, the truth of what happened is stranger than fiction.