Aotearoa is Not for Sale – Hikoi support walk

Press Release – Otautahi Christchurch This local Hikoi support walk is inspired by the national Aotearoa is not for sale Hikoi that is currently making its way down to Wellington from the top of the north island and is expected to grow in numbers in Auckland on Saturday when Otautahi/Christchurch …Aotearoa is Not for Sale ! Hikoi support walk : Otautahi/Christchurch : Saturday 28th April. This local Hikoi support walk is inspired by the national Aotearoa is not for sale Hikoi that is currently making its way down to Wellington from the top of the north island and is expected to grow in numbers in Auckland on Saturday when Otautahi/Christchurch also walks in solidarity. Participants will be meeting at 4:30 up the road from the Riccarton racecourse Steadman road entrance. The press release on the national Hikoi begins : ‘You are invited to participate in a National Hikoi for all concerned people against privatisation, asset sales, welfare reforms, deep water oil drilling, coal mining, fracking and the TPPA. Aotearoa is not for sale … Hikoi 2012’ It later describes the alternative as… ‘to establish controls on the power of government that limit their ability to make up the rules or policies as they go along. To establish a vision for our society that is determined by the citizens and not the politicians and then have this vision imbedded constitutionally...

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