Families wait to hear news of Tonga after volcanic eruption and subsequent tsunami cut communication

Hayley Wilkinson
By Hayley Wilkinson
Updated January 18 2022 - 8:54am, first published 6:00am
CUT OFF: Sione Fekeila and his children Cruz, 9, Sienna, 12, and Ava, 7, are yet to hear back from cousins living in Tonga after a deadly tsunami took out the country's communication systems. Photo: Les Smith.

WAGGA's Tongan residents are anxiously waiting to hear from loved ones after communication systems were wiped out during a tsunami which has ravaged their homeland.

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Hayley Wilkinson

Born and raised within the Riverina, Hayley launched her journalism career at The Daily Advertiser in September 2021. During her time she covered events, entertainment and human interest stories.

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