New Zealand is renowned for its sweeping natural landscape, safe, clean-green environment, and ready access to adventure sports and tourism. But how does the landscape influence the character and mentality of those who inhabit it?
With a population of around 4.1 million, at least 1 in 20 young New Zealanders seek opportunities overseas every year to gain experiences that donít exist back home. Howard Sly was one of those young people who left New Zealand wanting something more. What he would experience was far beyond anything he could ever imagine.
Meanwhile, Cheyne Berryís love of sports and the outdoors keeps him in New Zealand, but itís a swim on a summerís day that brings his life crashing to a halt.
Produced by Sonia Yee of Radio New Zealand as part of our special international collaboration Global Perspectives: At The Edge, Here and Now explores the journeys of two New Zealanders whose carefree Kiwi attitudes lead to life-changing experiences.
Here and Now was produced by Sonia Yee of Radio New Zealand as part of our special international collaboration Global Perspectives: At The Edge.
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