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Lake Ohau fire one of the most expensive in New Zealands history


Lake Ohau fire one of the most expensive in New Zealand’s
1 NEWS can reveal that the fire that destroyed around half of Lake Ohau village last month is one of the most expensive in New Zealand’s history. The big insurance bill has sparked warnings about …


Lake Ōhau cordons lifted after devastating October fire
The cordon around Lake Ōhau village has been officially lifted just over a month and a half after the devastating blaze that damaged or destroyed 48 properties. A house that was burnt to the ground at Lake Ōhau village. Photo: RNZ / Anan Zaki. It was the most homes destroyed by a fire in the country’s history. … One member of the cordon …


The NZ Defence Force and extreme fire events « The Standard
The Twizel fire was a signal, the Ohau fire is a hit, but the Australian NSW/Victoria fire earlier this year was the most important emergency signal we have had. The NZDF control of our borders for COVID19 response has been effecient and effective. That shows the benefits of NZDF/MoH and NZPolice interoperability.


The Press Leadership Debate – Jacinda won but we all lost …
No one is looking beyond the political gratitude of the moment to look at the enormous mess we are in with clear directions of how to get out of that mess. … History gets rewritten by those with a pen and a wide public circulation, but facts on the ground don’t change. … The Mackenzie Basin is on fire. Lake Ohau exploded and is devastated …


Kiwi art history under hammer | Stuff.co.nz
The venerated painter was definitely New Zealand’s most expensive artist and was, for a short period, the most expensive in Australasia, he said. McCahon’s work had sold for as high as $5 million …


New Zealand | History, Map, Flag, Capital, Population …
New Zealand is a land of great contrasts and diversity.Active volcanoes, spectacular caves, deep glacier lakes, verdant valleys, dazzling fjords, long sandy beaches, and the spectacular snowcapped peaks of the Southern Alps on the South Island—all contribute to New Zealand’s scenic beauty. New Zealand also has a unique array of vegetation and animal life, much of which developed during the …


New Zealand’s 2017 Venice Biennale venue is the historic …
One of the district’s most historic buildings, the Tesa dell’Isolotto, will set the scene for New Zealand’s Biennale submission. … the location’s history as I develop this exhibition …


12 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in New Zealand | PlanetWare
Strategically, New Zealand is a breeze to travel around. Self-drive vacations are popular, and the country’s diverse accommodations range from quaint bed-and-breakfast inns and eco-lodges to some of the world’s most luxurious hotels. For more ideas on things to do, read our list of the top attractions in New Zealand.


Accommodation in New Zealand | 100% Pure New Zealand
New Zealand’s luxury accommodation is often found in the most stunning locations. Make your journey extra special with a unique accommodation experience. You’ll find luxury and boutique and lodge accommodation conveniently close to New Zealand’s main centres, but often set in tranquil oases that make the most of New Zealand’s landscapes and …


Mount Peel Station Church. South Canterbury, New Zealand.
A History of the English Church in New Zealand. Christchurch: Simpson and Williams, 1914. … the Otamatata Station at Lake Ohau and then went to the North Island where he had Ica Station in the Wairarapa. … MR. W. W. SMITH One of New Zealand’s most prominent horticulturists and naturalists who had been recognised by the King for his work …






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