News Lounge Ep1: Air NZ bans self-service spirits from lounges; Auckland mayor spent $58k on post-flood branding; Make rum from kūmara; Medieval drink Mead making in Christchurch.

Welcome to News Lounge, where we bring you the latest stories from around New Zealand and beyond. Today, we’ll be covering a range of topics, from Air NZ’s new ban on self-service spirits in lounges to the Auckland mayor’s controversial spending on post-flood branding.

We’ll also delve into the unique world of beverage-making, with stories on the unlikely combination of kūmara and rum, as well as the ancient tradition of mead-making in Christchurch.

You can also listen to this audio program from Bilibili

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