Thank You – Southland Community Steps Up
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Thank You – Southland Community Steps Up

News Desk - Feb 07, 2020

This is an official message from Emergency Management Southland Southland Emergency Management Controller Bruce Halligan has thanked the Southland community for the huge effort in providing support…

Southland Farmers Urged To Seek Help
2020 Floods, Farming
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2020 Floods, Farming
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Southland Farmers Urged To Seek Help

News Desk - Feb 07, 2020

This is an official message from Emergency Management Southland. Southland farmers affected by the recent flooding are being reminded that support is available from various sources, including…

Flood Update: Southland Roading Reopenings
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Flood Update: Southland Roading Reopenings

News Desk - Feb 06, 2020

Feb 7, 10:40 AM Please note this post will no longer be updated and all road information and updates will be published at this link https://whatsoninvers.nz/live-flood-updates-news-road-information-updates-from-councils-emergency-southland/   Feb…

Southland Floods: ‘Everything Is Gone’ – Gore Residents
2020 Floods, Gore
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2020 Floods, Gore
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Southland Floods: ‘Everything Is Gone’ – Gore Residents

News Desk - Feb 06, 2020

The swollen, brown Mataura River is still thundering under the road and rail bridges in Gore.Ontario Street The river has been dropping slowly and along the riverbanks…

Ouvea Premix Stored At Mataura Mill Not Affected By Floodwaters
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Ouvea Premix Stored At Mataura Mill Not Affected By Floodwaters

News Desk - Feb 06, 2020

Assessments this morning of the ouvea premix stored in the former Mataura paper mill found it has not been affected by flood waters. An inspection by Council…

Live Updates: 6th Feb
2020 Floods, Gore
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2020 Floods, Gore
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Live Updates: 6th Feb

News Desk - Feb 06, 2020

INFORMATION FOR PEOPLE RETURNING HOME Key points: People are advised to stay away from the Mataura River. Do not drive or walk through flood waters. The water…

Route Open From Invercargill to Dunedin Using Detour
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Route Open From Invercargill to Dunedin Using Detour

News Desk - Feb 05, 2020

Southland is no longer isolated with an access route between Invercargill and Dunedin open for light traffic.   While several roads around Mataura remain closed, an available…

Gore Residents Allowed To Return Home
2020 Floods, Gore
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2020 Floods, Gore
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Gore Residents Allowed To Return Home

News Desk - Feb 05, 2020

Residents of Gore will be allowed to return home from 6.00pm tonight. Civil Defence controller Ian Davidson-Watts made the decision to allow people who live in Gore…

Gore and Mataura Being Evacuated
2020 Floods, Gore
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2020 Floods, Gore
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Gore and Mataura Being Evacuated

News Desk - Feb 05, 2020

Update: 8:25am Power has been cut to the East Gore flooding area and will soon be cut to the other areas identified as evacuation zones in Gore. Please…

Notice To Prepare For Evacuation Issued For Gore
2020 Floods, Gore
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2020 Floods, Gore
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Notice To Prepare For Evacuation Issued For Gore

News Desk - Feb 04, 2020

NOTICE TO PREPARE FOR EVACUATION NOTICE FOR GORE Tuesday 4 February 2020 This notice has been authorised by Emergency Management Gore controller Ian Davidson- Watts Modelling for…