With Kiwis still reeling from today’s big quake triple-whammy, I wonder if we’ve really learned anything. by Martin Harris 5/3/21 Opinion Christchurch Earthquake Tsunami Threat 2021 Yes, three big shakes offshore with potential tsunami threats ending with a colossal 8.1 magnitude shallow quake. Thankfully no damage or deaths to report. […]

South Island (especially Kaikoura) and Wellington need to be alert as well for current Tsunami Warning underway. by Ben Vidgen Christchurch Earthquake The subduction margin adjacent to the Raukumara Peninsula is characterised by tectonic erosion and seamount subduction. GPS studies imply that the subduction interface is weakly coupled here, though […]

The following from Pam Vernon at EWR: This surfaced today & I do not have all the details as yet, however it is a heads up to those parents who do not wish for their children to be swabbed. You may need to be proactive and assert your parental rights […]

Ten year anniversary. Still affects us here in Christchurch every day in every way. MH Was the Christchurch earthquake a terrible natural disaster, or was it a terrible MAN MADE disaster? » Uncensored Publications Limited Christchurch Earthquake Was “On Cue”: Hillary Email » Uncensored Publications Limited The earthquake hazard In […]

Kiwi readers will be aware of the catastrophe of massive concentrations of lead in the water in two Otago townships. Almost six months after receiving the first positive test results, the council finally advised Waikouaiti and Karitāne residents this week not to use tap water. Naturally the residents want answers and the […]

On 1 April 2019 an article by YourNZ caused a stir: Barbecue ban would stretch out LPG resources Barbecues may be completely banned this year. For many years now open fire (wood or charcoal) barbecues have effectively been banned in most places – you need to get a fire permit to […]

China is heaping praise on New Zealand as “an example for Australia in how to deal” with foreign affairs after Trade Minister Damien O’Connor suggested our trans-Tasman neighbour practice “more diplomacy” with China. From Newshub: O’Connor’s remarks have riled some Australian politicians, such as Liberal MP Dave Sharma, who told The Sydney Morning […]

A single PROBABLE community case of COVD-19 has sent the MSM into full panic-mode. Let’s calmly assess the situation. While the headlines scream “community case”, this is in fact (at the time of writing (5:50pm, 24/1/21) based on latest info within the last 10 minutes, it is actually a “probable” […]

“Our aim is to then commence vaccination of the general public in the second half of the year. This will be dependent on Medsafe approving the vaccines as being safe and effective for use in New Zealand. Safety will always be our priority. We’re all set to move swiftly, but […]

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