No declared emergencies

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Historical emergencies

This section lists emergencies where there has been a Civil Defence response. Note: not all emergencies have had a state of emergency declared.

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Wildfire – Otago

Tapanui grass fires

Start

02 Mar 1973

Finish

02 Mar 1973

Declaration made to assist mobilisation and welfare of fire fighters

Hazardous substance incidents – Auckland

Parnell leaking fumes

Start

28 Feb 1973

Finish

04 Mar 1973

643 people sent to hospital for checks. "Over 4000 families" evacuated

Floods – Southland

Mataura flooding

Start

09 Sep 1972

Finish

09 Sep 1972

Mataura flooding

Infrastructure failure – Manawatu - Wanganui

Taihape water supply failure

Start

31 Jul 1972

Finish

31 Jul 1972

Taihape water supply failure

Floods – Otago

Clutha County flooding

Start

13 Jun 1972

Finish

14 Jun 1972

Clutha and Paretai areas evacuated

Wildfire – Otago

Lawrence scrub fire

Start

11 Sep 1971

Finish

11 Sep 1971

Fire threatened homes

Floods – Hawke's Bay

Wairoa flooding

Start

04 May 1971

Finish

04 May 1971

Floods – Taranaki

New Plymouth flooding

Start

24 Feb 1971

Finish

25 Feb 1971

EQC claims totalled $17.5m (1994)

Wildfire – Marlborough

Waikawa fire

Start

10 Feb 1971

Finish

16 Feb 1971

Waikawa fire

Severe weather – Manawatu - Wanganui

Dannevirke high winds

Start

24 Sep 1970

Finish

24 Sep 1970

(Declaration lasted 2 hours). 22 houses damaged

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