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News and Events

This page provides lists of news articles, media advisories, and email updates sent to registered participants.

Media Contacts:

Bridget Cheesman
Public Education Advisor/New Zealand ShakeOut Coordinator
Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management
Phone: 04 817 8562
Email: bridget.cheesman@dpmc.govt.nz
Website: http://www.civildefence.govt.nz
Jamie Shaw
Communications Advisor/New Zealand ShakeOut Coordinator
Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management
Phone: 04 817 8561
Email: jamie.shaw@dpmc.govt.nz
Website: http://www.civildefence.govt.nz

NEWS MEDIA RESOURCES

NEWS

Recent news articles about the ShakeOut:



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EVENTS

Contact your local Council to find out what events and activities are happening in your community in the lead-up to New Zealand ShakeOut and on the day at 9:15am, 15 October 2015.

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UPDATES

Updates e-mailed to participants and others with the latest ShakeOut news, preparedness tips, and more:



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The ShakeOut website and registration system are services of SCEC, the Southern California Earthquake Center @ USC
New Zealand ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!