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Sri Lanka works to clean oil slicks near capital - New Zealand Herald

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 20:16

Sri Lanka works to clean oil slicks near capital
New Zealand Herald
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka deployed hundreds of coast guard and navy personnel on Monday to clean oil slicks on a coastal stretch near the capital following a pipeline leak. Saumya Ekanayake, a spokesman for the government's Marine ...

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Surfer Shon Turfrey lucky to be alive after seven-hour ordeal - New Zealand Herald

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 19:48

New Zealand Herald

Surfer Shon Turfrey lucky to be alive after seven-hour ordeal
New Zealand Herald
Hawke's Bay Rescue Helicopter crew member Shaun Walters was the first to spot him, as police, the coastguard and Maritime New Zealand frantically searched for him. He was expecting the worst. "The fact that it was so long between when he went surfing ...
Hawke's Bay surfer Shon Turfrey says his daughter gave him willpower to stay aliveThe Dominion Post

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Searchers locate missing surfer 8km out to sea in Hawke's Bay - New Zealand Herald

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 16:24

Searchers locate missing surfer 8km out to sea in Hawke's Bay
New Zealand Herald
An eagle-eyed rescue helicopter crew member ended a nearly seven hour ordeal for a surfer who was swept about 8km to sea after being carried out by a strong offshore wind and outgoing tide. Police, Coastguard and a helicopter were involved in the ...

Whale tangled in rope in Bay of Islands may have died - NZ Herald - New Zealand Herald

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 15:49

Whale tangled in rope in Bay of Islands may have died - NZ Herald
New Zealand Herald
Humpback whale sighted in the Bay of Islands with a rope around its head may have died.

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National dive squad to assist in rescue - Stuff.co.nz

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 13:36

Stuff.co.nz

National dive squad to assist in rescue
Stuff.co.nz
Today about 60 people are actively involved in the search including Police Search and Rescue, Riverton Coastguard, LandSAR teams from Invercargill, Te Anau and Tokanui, Riverton Fire Brigade and Southern Lakes Helicopters along with a number of ...
Search called off for man missing from a boat which sankRadio New Zealand
Search suspended for man after boat sinks in Aparima River, near InvercargillNew Zealand Herald
Search for man missing in estuary at Riverton suspendedThe Southland Times
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Coastguard rescue sailors from sinking yacht - The Post Newspaper (press release)

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 12:14

The Post Newspaper (press release)

Coastguard rescue sailors from sinking yacht
The Post Newspaper (press release)
And we do it because we believe our perspective matters – because it might well be your perspective, too. If everyone who reads our reporting, who likes it, helps to support it, our future would be much more secure. For as little as NZ$5, you can ...

German pop singer goes overboard from cruise ship, missing - NZ ... - New Zealand Herald

Mon, 10/09/2018 - 02:48

Montreal Gazette

German pop singer goes overboard from cruise ship, missing - NZ ...
New Zealand Herald
BERLIN (AP) — A cruise line says German pop singer Daniel Kueblboeck is missing at sea after going overboard from one of its ships.
German pop singer missing after going overboard from cruise shipTVNZ

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Search for missing Southland boatie suspended for the night - Otago Daily Times

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 19:52

Otago Daily Times

Search for missing Southland boatie suspended for the night
Otago Daily Times
A police spokeswoman said emergency services were called to the estuary about 2.30pm. A search involving Coastguard, police search and rescue, LandSAR volunteers, and a helicopter was suspended just after 7pm. The search is expected to continue ...

Rescued surfer was a tiny dot on a vast choppy sea, 10.5km from shore - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 18:02

Stuff.co.nz

Rescued surfer was a tiny dot on a vast choppy sea, 10.5km from shore
Stuff.co.nz
The man, who had been surfing near the mouth of the Tukituki River in Haumoana, was spotted clinging to his board and making hand signals by rescue helicopter staff who radioed through to the Coastguard to retrieve him about 1.35pm. By that stage he ...

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Man missing after boat sinks near Invercargill - Newshub

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 16:51

Newshub

Man missing after boat sinks near Invercargill
Newshub
... on Sunday when it became submerged, police told Newshub. There were three people on board at the time, but the other two were able to swim to the banks of the river. Both search and rescue teams and the local Coastguard are responding to the ...

Man missing after boat sinks in Southland - Otago Daily Times

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 16:01

Otago Daily Times

Man missing after boat sinks in Southland
Otago Daily Times
Two other people were on board the vessel when it went down, but were able to make it to shore. A police spokeswoman said emergency services were called to the estuary about 2.30pm. Coastguard and police search and rescue are responding, along with ...

Missing surfer found 7km out to sea - Otago Daily Times

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 15:08

Otago Daily Times

Missing surfer found 7km out to sea
Otago Daily Times
The search involved police, Coastguard and a helicopter which spotted the surfer and directed a Coastguard vessel to him in Haumoana. The man was 7.4km out to sea, carried out by a strong offshore wind and outgoing tide. A police spokesperson said he ...

Hawke's Bay surfer rescued after six hours in water - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 15:02

Stuff.co.nz

Hawke's Bay surfer rescued after six hours in water
Stuff.co.nz
The man, who had been surfing near the mouth of the Tukituki River in Haumoana, was spotted clinging to his board and making hand signals by rescue helicopter staff who radioed through to the Coastguard to retrieve him about 1.35pm. By that stage he ...
Searchers locate missing surfer 7.4km out to sea in Hawke's BayNew Zealand Herald
Surfer feared missing in Hawke's BayOtago Daily Times
Searchers locate missing surfer in Hawke's BayNewstalk ZB
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Missing surfer found in Hawke's Bay after search and rescue efforts, reports. - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 13:43

Stuff.co.nz

Missing surfer found in Hawke's Bay after search and rescue efforts, reports.
Stuff.co.nz
A Hawke's Bay surfer who went missing on Sunday morning has been reportedly found. The search and rescue operation, near the mouth of the Tukituki River in Haumoana, began just before 10.30am with police search and rescue, a Coastguard vessel and ...

Surfer possibly missing in Hawke's Bay - Newshub

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 13:27

Surfer possibly missing in Hawke's Bay
Newshub
... about 10:20am on Sunday. Police say it's not clear whether the surfer is actually in the water or changed plans without telling anyone. A Coastguard boat and a helicopter are helping with the search. Maritime NZ is also broadcasting a message to ...

Searchers locate missing surfer 8km out to sea in Hawke's Bay - New Zealand Herald

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 13:27

Newstalk ZB

Searchers locate missing surfer 8km out to sea in Hawke's Bay
New Zealand Herald
A surfer has been located in the water after a search and rescue operation which began at the mouth of the Tukituki River in Haumoana and ended with a helicopter spotting the missing man. The search involved police, Coastguard and a helicopter which ...
Rescued surfer was a tiny dot on a vast choppy sea, 10.5km from shoreStuff.co.nz
Surfer feared missing in Hawke's BayOtago Daily Times
Searchers locate missing surfer in Hawke's BayNewstalk ZB
Newshub
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Searchers locate missing surfer 8km out to sea in Hawke's Bay - New Zealand Herald

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 13:27

Newstalk ZB

Searchers locate missing surfer 8km out to sea in Hawke's Bay
New Zealand Herald
A surfer has been located in the water after a search and rescue operation which began at the mouth of the Tukituki River in Haumoana and ended with a helicopter spotting the missing man. The search involved police, Coastguard and a helicopter which ...
Rescued surfer was a tiny dot on a vast choppy sea, 10.5km from shoreStuff.co.nz
Searchers locate missing surfer in Hawke's BayNewstalk ZB
Missing surfer found 7km out to seaOtago Daily Times
Newshub
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Surfer feared missing in Hawke's Bay - Otago Daily Times

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 13:23

Otago Daily Times

Surfer feared missing in Hawke's Bay
Otago Daily Times
Photo: Duncan Brown via NZ Herald. A search and rescue operation is under way at the mouth of the Tukituki River in the Hawke's Bay as police and the Coastguard try to locate what is believed to be a missing surfer. It is yet to be established whether ...

Searchers trying to find missing surfer in Hawke's Bay - Newstalk ZB

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 13:21

Newstalk ZB

Searchers trying to find missing surfer in Hawke's Bay
Newstalk ZB
The spokeswoman said a Coastguard vessel had been launched and Maritime New Zealand was broadcasting messages to boats in the area for sightings. A helicopter has also been deployed in tricky, blustery wind conditions. AddThis Sharing Buttons.



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