Flooding in the Coromandel - stay off the roads
"Flooding in the Coromandel - stay off the roads"
surface flooding, slips and heavy rain hitting the
Police are not aware of anyone being injured
in weather-related events at this stage.
continue to monitor the situation and work with our
emergency service partners.
Motorists are being asked to
please follow the directions of emergency services and
roading contractors as some local roads are
Non-essential travel should be delayed and drivers
are being urged to take extra
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The Gili Islands: A Community Earthquake Recovery Effort
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