Story: Bay of Plenty places

Murupara, 2005

Murupara, 2005

Murupara has suffered a decline in population since the 1970s. Job losses in the 1980s and subsequent high unemployment have contributed to this trend.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty places - The middle Rangitāiki', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 June 2022)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Jul 2015