PORT FEBRUARY – Approximately 6000 people in New Zealand almost from the outside world cut off by the forces of nature by the cyclone Gita. By several landslides is the access road to Port February on the with tourists popular Golden Bay become impassable.
It will be according to the authorities a few days before the road can be used. Until that time, and the inhabitants supplied with small vessels.
Elsewhere in New Zealand were areas by the strong wind and heavy rain under water. Now is the peak of the storm has passed. In two provinces, the state of emergency still in force.