New Zealand’s Reputation “Vulnerable” after Lake Waikaremoana Bridge Collapses, 4 French Tourists Injured – Updated with Video

Four French tourists were fortunate to escape serious injury when the Hopu Ruahine bridge on the Lake Waikaremoana Track collapsed beneath them on 3 September. The group sustained injuries after they plunged 8.5 metres when the Waikaremoana Track Bridge gave way. For an update to this story on 9 Oct 2015 click here The bridge…

Cyclone Pam to Hit Gisborne Sunday, Kaikoura Coast on Tuesday

  New Zealanders coast dwellers are battening down the hatches in preparation for Cyclone Pam, is due to hit Gisborne on Sunday and the coast of Kaikoura on Tuesday. An interactive map of real-time surface level wind intensity may be found by clicking on the image below The cyclone is currently headed for Vanuatu and…