30 Sep 2015 12:11 p.m.
More than 25,000 Northlanders are already registered to ‘drop, cover, hold’ on 15 October as part of ShakeOut, the world’s largest earthquake drill.
18 Sep 2015 16:22 p.m.
An official tsunami warning in place for much of New Zealand’s east coast since yesterday has now been formally lifted, however, Northlanders are being urged to be aware of possible unusual and strong tidal conditions over the next day or so.
17 Sep 2015 15:09 p.m.
Officials continue to urge Northlanders to adopt a prudent approach in the wake of a large Chilean earthquake which experts now predict is likely to have only a relatively minor impact on our region.
17 Sep 2015 13:08 p.m.
People along Northland’s east coast are being warned to stay away from beaches and estuaries after dark today and keep abreast of latest updates throughout the day after tsunami warnings issued in the wake of a large earthquake off Chile.
15 Sep 2015 17:00 p.m.
A panel of three independent commissioners has granted permission for a staged, multimillion dollar geothermal power station expansion at Ngawha.
11 Sep 2015 09:08 a.m.
Northland Regional Council has just launched a refreshed version of its website, making it easier for users to access the most popular topics and services.
10 Sep 2015 09:29 a.m.
Tsunami sirens from Te Hapua to Mangawhai will be tested later this month.
08 Sep 2015 13:47 p.m.
An organisation-wide review designed to ensure the Northland Regional Council’s 160-plus staff are best placed to deliver on councillor and community expectations is largely complete, its CEO says.
03 Sep 2015 16:56 p.m.
Whangārei hapū Patuharakeke recently marked an important milestone with a ceremony to bless its revised hapū management plan.
03 Sep 2015 16:42 p.m.
A new option to control the highly invasive weed moth plant is under consideration by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA).