Topic: Native Affairs

Native Affairs: Summer Series - Regional Return

Back in the 1950's and 60's, Māori moved in mass numbers to the cities for employment in what became known as the Urban Drift.

Now today with the cost of housing in the main centres spiralling out of control, is it time for urban Māori to move back home? 

Toi Iti heads out of the concrete jungle in search of the regional dream.