Shark Attack: Sudden Death Muriwai Beach
Location: Muriwai Beach
Short description: Sudden Death
Sudden Death Muriwai Beach
investigating a Sudden death at Muriwai Beach.
1.30pm a man was found dead in the water at Muriwai beach.
He was being bitten by a large shark.
The mans body has
been recovered by Police and Surf Life Saving.
Beach is closed to the public until further notice.
© Scoop Media
Greens: Oil Drilling Face-Off With Labour
The plan is the second component of the Party’s environmental priority this election: Rivers clean enough to swim in again, and beaches safe from oil spills.
The Green Party loves New Zealand and will create a cleaner environment where our beaches remain open for swimming, not closed for oil spills.
The key policy points in the Green Party’s plan to protect our beaches from oil spills are to:
1. Prohibit deep sea oil drilling;
2. Implement compulsory shipping lanes for coastal shipping;
3. Build Maritime New Zealand’s oil spill response capability; and
4. Introduce a stronger legal framework so that when accidents do happen, the New Zealand taxpayer does not have to pay for the clean-up. More>>
Nick Smith v Fish & Game: