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GET READY TO SHAKEOUT!

Thank you for taking part in New Zealand ShakeOut 2015. Over 1.36 million Kiwis took part in the drill on the day. Many of you shared your ShakeOut videos, photos and stories, see them here:

Remember to Share your ShakeOut photos, videos, and stories and complete your Observer online survey.

If you didn't take part in the drill, it's not too late . Click on the Register Here link above and sign up to be counted. All the resources you need to plan and carry out your drill are on the Resources page, including tips for businesses, help for people with disabilities and teaching resources for schools.

For more information on how you can be prepared, not just for earthquakes, but for the other hazards we face in New Zealand, visit www.getthru.govt.nz/how-to-get-ready and:

  • Learn about disasters and how to keep safe
  • Create and practice a household emergency plan
  • Assemble and maintain emergency survival items
  • Have a getaway kit in case you have to leave in a hurry

If you want to know more about the hazards and arrangements in your region, contact your local Civil Defence office at your regional council.

Thanks again for shaking out with us, we hope you'll join us next time.

PLAN YOUR DRILL

ShakeOut Instructions for:

Regional Earthquake Information:

Preparedness guidance for people with disabilities or special requirements




CHECK THE STATS


participants and counting!

( worldwide)


Click the map for details
about each area

Click to see the number of participants from Northland Region Click to see the number of participants from Auckland Click to see the number of participants from Waikato Region Click to see the number of participants from Bay of Plenty Region Click to see the number of participants from Gisborne Click to see the number of participants from Hawke's Bay Region Click to see the number of participants from Taranaki Region Click to see the number of participants from Manawatu-Wanganui Region Click to see the number of participants from Wellington Region Click to see the number of participants from Nelson Tasman Click to see the number of participants from Marlborough Click to see the number of participants from West Coast Region Click to see the number of participants from Canterbury Region Click to see the number of participants from Otago Region Click to see the number of participants from Southland Region Click to see the number of participants from Chatham Islands Council Click to see the number of participants from Other Areas

2012 Participants: 1.34 million
Click Map for Area Total:




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!