It was a different kind of adventure that the year five and six students from Stanley Bay School in Devonport were expecting this week. The children, mostly nine and ten year olds, were evacuated from YMCA Camp Adair in the Hunua Ranges after an overnight downpour flooded the camp. On a Facebook page, teacher Penny Harrison said all the students […]
Police and emergency services are in attendance at a crash on Kingseat Road near McKenzie Road. A car and bus have collided just after 6:00am. It was a normal route bus, not a school bus. One person has serious injuries, and has been transported to hospital. A number of other people have moderate to minor injuries, however it is unclear […]
At approximately 12:45pm a tree fell across Harrisville Road in Tuakau. Motorists are advised to take alternative routes through Tuakau as the fallen tree is blocking the road in both directions. Emergency services are currently at the scene. The Post understands that the tree falling has caused some power outages in the area. Please be safe on the roads today.
With more than half a metre of rain falling last night, fire crews around east Franklin were kept up through the night and early morning to ensure safety for citizens. The Post spoke with MP for Hunua Andrew Bayly who says everyone is safe and there have been no reports of danger or loss. The Clevedon fire department received 12 […]
Local MP for Hunua, Andrew Bayly has updated The Post regarding how the weather has affected the area: As at 9.00pm Wednesday, 8 March 2017 People People who were holed up Orere School left for Manurewa at 6.40pm tonight No other reports of people in trouble Roads Road between Kaiaua and Clevedon opened at 6.45pm but requires 4 wheel drive […]