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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…

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…

GDC Has Activated A Welfare Centre For Flood Affected
2020 Floods, Gore
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2020 Floods, Gore
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GDC Has Activated A Welfare Centre For Flood Affected

News Desk - Feb 04, 2020

The Gore District Council has activated a welfare centre and evacuated one street, in East Gore, as rain continues to fall in the District. Deputy chief executive…

Emergency Declared For Southland, Roads Closed (list)
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Emergency Declared For Southland, Roads Closed (list)

News Desk - Feb 04, 2020

This is an official message from Emergency Management Southland. At 2.20pm today, Southland Civil Defence Emergency Management Group chair Neville Cook declared a state of emergency for…

State Of Emergency Declared For Milford – Tourists Being Airlifted Out
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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State Of Emergency Declared For Milford – Tourists Being Airlifted Out

News Desk - Feb 03, 2020

A state of emergency for the Fiordland Community Board area has been declared in Southland to provide a coordinated response to the flooding emergency in Milford Sound…

Heavy Rain Warning For Southland And Clutha
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Heavy Rain Warning For Southland And Clutha

News Desk - Feb 02, 2020

Significant heavy rain for the west and south of the South Island, and west to northwest gales in parts of southern New Zealand A series of fronts…