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South Westland having a baby boom amid worries over kindy, hospital travel time

Friday 26 October 2018Health news1 minute to read

Eighteen women are due to give birth in the next few months, many from the small community of Franz Josef. Source: 1 NEWS

Remote South Westland is having a baby boom with 18 women due to give birth in the next few months, many of them from the small community of Franz Josef.  But parents there are worried that despite the pending arrivals, the town's only childcare centre could close.  Read the news article and view the accompanying video.

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