Category: Local

  • Reopening SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay

    Reopening SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay

    Update: The road has been reopen and there is a 50kph speed limit for northbound traffic. The New Zealand Transport Agency has announced that state highway 1 between Paekakariki and Pukerua Bay will be reopened to traffic in both directions from 5 am tomorrow morning. [ad] Photo taken of damage to the sea wall from…

  • Kapiti Gita Damage Report

    Kapiti Gita Damage Report

    Flights in and out of Wellington were grounded,  power poles came crashing to the ground and electricity was out for almost 100 homes – all before the worst of ex-Cyclone Gita’s weather even made it to the capital. Got any photos or information? Email: [email protected] [ad] The storm has passed us and is now moving…

  • How to Prepare for Gita

    How to Prepare for Gita

    The guts of Cyclone Gita still have not hit us. Although we have already experienced most of the rain, sharp winds & some more rain is still to come.   [ad]   The latest MetService report states that we should expect the worst winds of the storm to be from 7 PM Tuesday to early…