Listen to the radio for updates and warnings. If you don’t have power, use a battery powered radio, a car radio or listen in online.
RNZ National 567AM or 101.7FM
Newstalk ZB 92.1 FM
Radio Live 95.3FM Blenheim and 92.3 FM Picton
The Hits 96.9 FM Blenheim and 89.1 FM Picton
More FM 92.9 FM Blenheim and 94.7 FM Picton
The Breeze 89.7 FM Blenheim and 98.7 FM Picton
Brian FM Marlborough CDEM can broadcast live on Brian FM in an emergency:
- 100.9FM - Blenheim
- 104.3FM - Seddon & Awatere Valley
- 105.9FM - Picton
- 100.1FM – Havelock
We can also broadcast on maritime radio on Channels 63 and 65.
Emergency mobile alerts: if you receive an emergency mobile alert, stop what you’re doing and follow the instructions.
Also follow Marlborough District Council’s Facebook and Twitter.
During an emergency you may hear the Civil Defence Emergency Radio Alert Siren (the Sting) over the radio. If you hear it, listen carefully and follow any instructions. .