Hastings firefighter Colin Beswick has 38 years fire fighting experience but has not seen weather in Hawke's Bay this bad. Fire burns fast in hot dry windy conditions.
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Guests are welcomed by powhiri into Te Whare Tirohanga Maori, the Maori Focus Unit at Hawke's Bay Regional Prison, Mangaroa, Hastings, for the 20th anniversary celebration. Video by Duncan Brown.