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DOC closes Whanganui Journey huts over bed bugs

Bridge to Nowhere - Whanganui Journey

Three huts on the Whanganui Journey Great Walk have been closed and are being fumigated after reports of bed bugs. Bridge to Nowhere – Whanganui Journey | by Department of Conservation Photo: Department of Conservation Department of Conservation director of heritage and visitors Steve Taylor said the department was taking a precautionary approach after a single report of a bed bug attack. Taylor said bed bugs had not been previously reported in huts along the Whanganui River, but the report had come from a credible source. “Consequently, […]

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