It's important for New Zealanders to know how to prepare for earthquakes. Learn what to do and how to keep yourself safe during and after an earthquake.
All of New Zealand's coastline is at risk from tsunamis. Know what the signs and warnings will be when a tsunami is imminent, and what to do now so you're prepared if you need to evacuate.
New Zealand's volcanoes are often active. Know what to do before, during and after a volcanic eruption to keep yourself, your family and your property safe.
Landslides are common throughout New Zealand. Serious landslides in built-up areas can cause thousands of dollars in damage and endanger lives.
In the Taupo Volcanic Zone – and other regions with volcanic activity – there is risk to property and people from hazards such as hydrothermal eruptions, ground subsidence and hydrogen sulphide gas...
Page last updated: 30 Aug 2013