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Cheryl Norrie

Wellington, New Zealand
Freelance Journalist — Freelance


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Former New Zealand correspondent for the German Press Agency (dpa) writing news and features on topics of interest to international readers including kiwi conservation, Lord of the Rings themed tourism and post earthquake recovery in Christchurch. I also write a weekly motoring feature for the Do...

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@CherylNorrie — 129 followers, 808 tweets

Jun 22, 2017

RT @AFP: Slovakian startup AeroMobil unveils new flying car @parisairshow. Vehicle will will delivered in 2020 and cost up…

Jun 22, 2017

RT @RusselNorman: Deadly currents: How an infection from the Whanganui River nearly killed photographer Gareth Eyres - North & South https:…

Jun 17, 2017

RT @StigAbell: A picture of the lovely dogs who helped firemen in #GrenfellTower, wearing their heat-proof boots.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Reporter on the small town daily newspaper, The Gore Ensign.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. It was hell.

How is social media changing news?

It has opened the way for citizen journalists to rapidly disseminate stories and video from a news scene to anyone, anywhere.