If a disaster happened now, would you be ready?
The role of the Ruapehu District Council is to:
The Civil Defence and Emergency service aim is:
Manawatu-Wanganui Civil Defence social media page: https://www.facebook.com/civildefencemanawatuwhanganui
Members of the public are advised to check the status of roads before they start their journey, as some are closed. People can call 0800 4HIGHWAYS (0800 44 44 49) or visit or
Powerco provide up to date power information: https://www.facebook.com/nzpowerco
Up-to-date information on river heights and rainfall is available via Horizons 24 hour toll-free Waterline 0508 4 FLOOD or via our website www.horizons.govt.nz
For weather forecasting information please see www.metservice.co.nz