What To Do

What To Do In The Event Of An Emergency

If you need to report an emergency always call 111 in the first instance.

If you need other assistance call Waimate District Council on (03) 689 0000.

Look after your immediate family first then see if your neighbours need help. Are there vulnerable / disabled /elderly people nearby who maybe in need of help?

Listen to the radio to find out what is happening -

Radio Stations

Local radio stations to listen to in an emergency.

National Radio 101.1FM & 639AM

More FM 93.1FM


National Radio 101.4FM & 810AM

More FM 100FM or 96.8FM

If you don't have a battery powered radio remember most vehicles have radios.

For more information on planning and responding to emergencies go to: www.happens.nz