Te Anau - what a fantastic spot - and terrific, caring people.
At least 120 folk packed into the Te Anau Club. We even had to extend the room. The crowd were quiet, absorbing the disturbing evidence that had been presented to them - the evidence that has been un-forthcoming for so long.
We had 55 at kaikoura, 200 at Oamaru, 35 at Gore. Haast is next. We're hoping for 20, (probably the population) at Haast.
It's always unpredictable, just how many battlers show up to these film nights.
The pushers of 1080, over the last 17 years, have done a great job of mis-informing the public, and only showing one side of the story - the side that is constantly stretched.
So it's an old subject, and after all, as the pushers constantly quote..ERMA gave us the go ahead!!
Albert Einstein once said - "Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth."
We've all been led to believe that spreading toxins from the sky is the best thing since the establishment of DoC, however, as one scientist on our new doco told us when discussing this practice... "unfortunately we're all going to pay"!