Whanganui candidates Harete Hipango for National, Steph Lewis for Labour, and Nicola Patrick for the Greens are tested on their local knowledge with the following questions:
What does Whanganui mean in English?
What was the european name for Whanganui?
What year did it change to Wanganui?
What reality TV series was filmed in Hawera in 2008?
Who knows the answers?
See also: Whanganui candidates on port development