Wanaka’s search and res­cue toll

Nearly a quar­ter of the 43 peo­ple who have lost their lives since 2002 in out­door pur­suits near Wanaka came to grief in rivers. Mar­jorie Cook re­ports.

Central Otago Mirror - - WANAKA NEWS -

Photo: ROY BAI­LEY

Train­ing ex­er­cise: Luke Faed of Wanaka LandSAR’s river res­cue team takes part in a re­cent train­ing ex­er­cise in the Mo­tat­apu Gorge.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from New Zealand

© PressReader. All rights reserved.