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8 hours ago

Is your phone emergency ready? 📢📲

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Only 10 days to go until the 2019 Emergency Mobile Alert nationwide test on 24 November!

EMAs allow you to quickly receive important information from relevant government agencies if there is a serious risk to your life, health or property. The upcoming test allows NZ Civil Defence to evaluate the system to ensure as many people as possible can receive alerts.

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8 hours ago

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15 hours ago

Company not 'fully comfortable' using Unimogs on notorious Skippers Rd

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Queenstown News

Plans to use 10-tonne Unimogs to transport whitewater rafters on a notorious Queenstown road are on hold because the company is not "fully comfortable" with the trip.

Adventure tourism company Go Orange wants to drive the 20-seater trucks into Skipper's Canyon on the 22-kilometre Skippers Rd, which was hand carved by early goldminers.

The company was not yet using Mercedes Benz Unimogs commercially in Skippers, manager Luke Taylor said.

"We're still in the process of training and evaluation and development of the product."