Government begins removing beloved toa trees in Matavera

Tuesday 12 January 2021 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Local, National

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Government begins removing beloved toa trees in Matavera
Toa trees that were removed yesterday at a site next to Takitumu Primary School. The removal of the toa trees at the school is expected to start Tuesday. MELINA ETCHES/21011119

Work to remove the toa (ironwood) trees that have graced the road side of Matavera since the early 1960s started yesterday.

Work to remove the toa (ironwood) trees that have graced the road side of Matavera since the early 1960s started yesterday.


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