People evacuating after a long and strong earthquake. People running uphill towards another group of people standing on the other side of a painted blueline on the road. At the bottom of the hill, a woman is pointing towards a tsunami evacuation route sig

Faster, Safer Tsunami Evacuation Workshop: Paekākāriki

Date: Monday 27th May 2024

Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location: St Peters Village Hall, Cnr Beach Rd and Ames St, Paekākāriki

If a large earthquake or tsunami happened now, would you know what to do?

Do you have great local knowledge and want to contribute to tsunami evacuation planning?

Come along to WREMO’s workshops and find out more about your tsunami risk. Working together as a community, we can identify local evacuation routes that could save precious time after a tsunami-causing earthquake.

This is also a great opportunity to ask questions of our hazard experts Iain Dawe (Senior Policy Advisor, Hazards, Greater Wellington Regional Council).

Do you live, work, or play in the tsunami zone? Find out here:

We aim to make our community events inclusive to all people. If you are attending the event and have specific accessibility requirements, you can send us an email at with the event name and we will get in touch to see how we can meet your needs as best we can. 

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