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 Civil Defence

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This page contains information about the current civil defence status with links to additional information including weather forecasts, local and national roading information, tide tables. 
Updated: 8/09/2020 3:36 p.m.

Emergency Status:


Status Last Updated: 18 June 2020

Updates on Facebook

If you use Facebook, you can receive updates and information from Northland Civil Defence via your Facebook wall.

Follow the link below and 'Like' the page.

Link icon. Northland Civil Defence Facebook page (Opens in a new window)

Services and utilities status updates

​Service Status
Latest News ​News information on this site
​Roading information ​AA Roadwatch
Tsunami Evacuation Zones Northland Regional Council Tsunami Evacuation Maps
​Tide tables Met Service Tide Tables
Power ​Northpower
​Rivers and rainfall Northland Regional Council - Rivers and Rainfall
​Rural fire risk

Check Its Alright - Rural Fire

​Weather Met Service Whangarei


Radio links

If an emergency occurs, keep calm and listen to your radio for Civil Defence messages. 

​Radio stations ​Location ​Frequency
​More FM Northland​ ​91.6 FM
​The Hits ​Whangarei ​95.6 FM
​Coast ​Northland ​900 AM
​Concert FM ​Whangarei ​105.2 FM or 100.4 FM
​Hauraki ​Northland ​93.2 FM
​Flava Whangarei ​106.0 FM
​Mix ​Whangarei ​89.2 FM
​National Radio ​Whangarei ​104.4 FM or 837 AM
​Newstalk ZB ​Whangarei ​1026 AM
​Ngati Hine ​Whangarei ​99.5 FM
​Niu FM ​Whangarei ​103.6 FM
​Radio Live ​Whangarei ​90.8 FM
​Radio Sport ​Whangarei ​729 AM
​The Edge ​Northland ​94 FM
​The Rock ​Northland ​90 FM
​ZM ​Whangarei ​94.8 FM


Red Cross Hazard App

View information about and download the Hazard App to help you and your family prepare for and respond to hazards in New Zealand. The app is a vital tool to help you get through emergencies and get disaster alerts.

Link icon. Red Cross Hazard App (opens in a new window)

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