• Grand designs in tiny spaces: Inside a creative couple's bach and matching tiny house at Waikawa Beach

    7 days ago - By NZ Life & Leisure

    Life in Aotearoa is celebrated in a bach and matching tiny house on the Horowhenua coast.
    Words: Emma Rawson Photos: Nicola Edmonds
    The taniwha lurking in the Waikawa River is flexing its muscles and wriggling its way to the beach. Legend says the river's twisting and turning is the taniwha flapping its tail.
    In 2018, Cyclone Gita battered the Horowhenua coastline with wild winds and sea surges and the river did an about-turn, heading north to south and gobbling a chunk of the coast on its new course.
    Before Gita, a wall of dunes had sheltered the family bach of Rodney Inteman​ and Shirley...
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