It's been hot and dry in Northland in 2019, with more than a dozen records broken. More water restrictions are about to be introduced in the Far North and some residents on tank water are needing top-ups. How is the dry weather impacting you?
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Kaikohe and Kaitaia residents think the Far North District Council should have better prepared for droughts like the one Northland is in now. But the council says the drought is an exceptional circumstance, testing supplies that are usually reliable. What do you think?
Paihia, Opua, Waitangi, Kawakawa and Moerewa are now on Level 4 water restrictions, joining Kaikohe, Ngawha and Kaitaia. This means water is used for essential use only and outdoor water use is banned. What do you think? How are you coping with the restrictions?