Tracey Barnett: Australia’s Manus media machine hits Kiwi shores

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Hold tight, New Zealand. Australia’s Peter Dutton just flashed his Darth Vader snarl on Kiwi shores – and it may just backfire on him.

If our prime minister moves ahead with our offer to take 150 refugees from Manus and Nauru by dealing directly with PNG, Dutton warned thinly, we’d have to “think about our relationship with Australia and what impact it would have”.

We sure are thinking about our trans-Tasman relationship this past week, weighing up at what point brotherly love becomes incest.

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