Sonya Rockhouse shares intimate details about the Pike River Mine reentry

Robert and Jeanette 22/05/2019

Pike River's long-awaited re-entry marks the start of the end of a journey for some of the families of men killed in the disaster.

Robert & Jeanette caught up with Sonya Rockhouse, spokesperson for the families affected by the Pike River Mine disaster and mum of Ben Rockhouse - one of the 29 men who tragically lost their lives in the disaster. 

Sonya talked about what the feelings were like when the mine was finally opened, what the feeling in the community is like and how she has finally had a full nights sleep.