Ngāti Wai prepare to remove dead whale from Whananaki beach

By D'Angelo Martin, James Caldwell

Local Northland Iwi Ngāti Wai has begun preparations to remove a dead whale from Whananaki beach with Department of Conservation.

The Department of Conservation was first made aware of the Gray's Beaked whale about six metres long found stranded north of Whananaki around 7.30am this morning.