Franklin in flood- again

The rain has been falling and once again causing flooding in Franklin. Franklin Rd was impassable, Stadium Drive was and many areas in Pukekohe and Patumahoe had streams on the road. Bledisloe Park became a lake and some cheeky rain lovers had a paddle. Commuters may also be in for an unlucky surprise when they get home as some cars […]

Flooding causes accidents

Police are in attendance where a vehicle has hit flood water and rolled at the intersection of Waiuku and Hall Roads. The incident happened just after 11am on Wednesday 29 March. No injuries were reported. The road is not blocked, but traffic is slow. Take care on the roads.

Joint rescue involving Waiuku Coastguard sees kayakers rescued

A joint rescue operation involving Waiuku Coastguard and Eagle took place earlier today, 29 March 2017 when two kayakers got into trouble off Cornwallis wharf in west Auckland. Police received reports that a kayak had flipped near the wharf at about 3.15pm on Wednesday 29 March 2017. The Eagle was deployed and located the kayakers, who were both wearing life jackets, on […]


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