Tsunami evacuation

​A Tsunami can be triggered by large submarine or coastal earthquakes, underwater landslides, large coastal cliff or lakeside landslides or underwater volcanic eruptions. 

The coastal areas of the Western Bay could be severely inundated by a tsunami.

To find out if you are in a tsunami inundation z​one, visit this link: BOP Civil De​fence - Tsunami information or download a copy of the Community Guide to emergencies of your area.

For a printed copy of the Community Guide please visit your Council at any of our service centres (Waihi Beach, Katikati, Omokoroa, Barkes Corner and Te Puke).​

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