Tag: Fire and Emergency New Zealand

It’s Escape Week – Are You Prepared To Escape In A House Fire?
Community, News
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Community, News
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It’s Escape Week – Are You Prepared To Escape In A House Fire?

News Desk - Feb 12, 2020

This week (9 - 15 February) marks the start of Fire and Emergency New Zealand’s first ‘Escape Week’. Escape week focuses on making sure all New Zealanders…

Trees Down in the Queenstown, Wanaka and Central Otago Areas
News, Queenstown
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News, Queenstown
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Trees Down in the Queenstown, Wanaka and Central Otago Areas

News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

Motorists are asked to avoid Speargrass Flat Road near Lake Hayes, as two large trees have fallen across the road due to high winds. Fire and Emergency…

Firefighters Ready – Very High Fire Danger for Southland
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Firefighters Ready – Very High Fire Danger for Southland

News Desk - Jan 26, 2018

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is predicting very high to extreme fire dangers across Southland this week. Southland has had a total of 30 fires since the…

Extreme Fire Danger – Total Fire Ban Now In Place
Community, Environment
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Community, Environment
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Extreme Fire Danger – Total Fire Ban Now In Place

News Desk - Jan 15, 2018

A total fire ban has been imposed across Southland from midnight Sunday 14th January. The ban comes in the wake of today’s 32 degree highs. ‘There is…

Southland Wide Fire Ban Now in Place
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Southland Wide Fire Ban Now in Place

News Desk - Jan 13, 2018

A total fire ban has been imposed across Southland from midnight tonight, January 14. The ban comes in the wake of today’s 32 degree highs. ‘There is…

DOC Fire Warning: Scorching Southern Summer a Serious Fire Risk
Community, News
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Community, News
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DOC Fire Warning: Scorching Southern Summer a Serious Fire Risk

News Desk - Dec 01, 2017

Campers and outdoor enthusiasts are urged to be fire wise this summer as warm, dry weather persists in the south. Department of Conservation Te Anau Operations Manager…