In 2018, Orongorongo Club member Rebecca Jamieson published a story in NZ Life and Leisure about growing up in the valley.
The original builders perhaps didn’t foresee the impact the huts would have on future generations and how important it would be to provide an opportunity for deep connections with a natural place and a sense of real community in an increasingly virtual world. If they disappear from the valley, a piece of us will disappear with them. They are our turangawaewae – our place to stand, our home.
Read the full story at https://thisnzlife.co.nz/50-private-huts-hidden-orongorongo-valley