Story: Marlborough places

Waihopai: satellite station and vineyards (1st of 3)

Waihopai: satellite station and vineyards

The government’s satellite tracking station in the Waihopai valley, which was established in 1989, has increasingly been surrounded by vineyards.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Marlborough places - Upper Wairau', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 May 2022)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 18 Jun 2015