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Welfare Support Phone Calls

Saturday, 11 April 2020, 3:07 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

Canterbury Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) wants to remind Cantabrians that any legitimate phone calls made on behalf of CDEM would never request bank account, credit card or PIN details. Canterbury CDEM Group Controller Neville Reilly said ... More >>

Being Prepared In Your Bubble

Friday, 10 April 2020, 7:16 am | Emergency Management Canterbury

This morning’s 4.3 shallow shake in Christchurch was felt by many and is a timely reminder to think about what you can do to be prepared for other hazards, from within in your bubble, said Canterbury Civil Defence Group Controller Neville Reilly. “The ... More >>

Cyclone Gita - CDEM Canterbury

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 5:11 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

MEDIA STATEMENT #1 Cyclone Gita 5pm 20 February 2018 The effects of Cyclone Gita are starting to be felt across the region, but the worst of the weather is still to come this this evening and overnight. Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) ... More >>

Severe Weather Warning for Canterbury – Wind and Water

Tuesday, 17 January 2017, 4:59 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

Canterbury, north of Ashburton is expected to experience very strong potentially damaging winds.  Rain in the headwaters of the Canterbury alpine rivers may also cause river levels to raise rapidly. More >>

State of local emergency extended

Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 2:57 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

The state of local emergency that has been in place for the Canterbury region since the Kaikōura earthquake on November 14 will be extended for a further week. More >>

State of local emergency extended

Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 2:16 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

The state of local emergency that has been in place for the Canterbury region since the Kaikōura earthquake on November 14 will be extended for a further week. More >>

Kaikoura Emergency Access Route 28/11/16

Monday, 28 November 2016, 11:44 am | Emergency Management Canterbury

The NZDF convoy is carrying chemical toilets, food for Kaikoura Hospital and materials/tools for critical repairs. There are also two petrol tankers and some essential food. More >>

Kaikoura Emergency Access Route Update for Friday

Friday, 25 November 2016, 11:31 am | Emergency Management Canterbury

CDEM Canterbury is hoping to open the Kaikoura Emergency Access Route (Inland Road) between 1pm and 3pm on Friday. If opened it would be for one-way travel from Kaikoura south. More >>

Residents granted access to Kaikōura Emergency Access Route

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 10:59 am | Emergency Management Canterbury

Residents granted access to Kaikōura Emergency Access Route (Inland Road) 24 November – 6.30am MEDIA ADVISORY Mt Lyford residents have been granted conditional access to the Kaikōura Emergency Access Route (Inland Road). They were advised of this ... More >>

Severe gales forecast for Canterbury

Friday, 2 October 2015, 3:34 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

Severe gales are predicted for Canterbury on Sunday and Canterbury Civil Defence Emergency Management group (CDEM) is warning people to stay indoors and be careful with outdoor burning. More >>

Concern for vulnerable during weather event

Friday, 21 June 2013, 1:10 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

With the continuing bad weather throughout the region, Canterbury Civil Defence Emergency Management group is working with local authorities and other agencies in the area to provide what help is needed. More >>

National Disaster Awareness Week: Timely Reminder

Tuesday, 13 October 2009, 2:48 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

Emergency organisations are encouraging Cantabrians of all ages to prepare for emergencies as part of National Disaster Awareness Week, which runs this week. More >>

Emergency confusion concerns continue

Monday, 15 May 2006, 2:43 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

Canterbury’s Civil Defence Emergency Management Group has restated its concerns about the inadequacy of the new National Civil Defence Emergency Management Plan, and will be asking other groups around the country and their regional controllers ... More >>

Tsunami event demands answers - CDEM Canterbury

Thursday, 4 May 2006, 5:36 pm | Emergency Management Canterbury

This morning’s non-event tsunami could have caused civil pandemonium had the Tongan earthquake happened two hours later, says Chair of the Canterbury Civil Defence Emergency Management group Cr Sue Wells. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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