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Civil Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee questions emergency response to the Port Hills wildfires

New Zealand Herald Wednesday, 15 February 2017
Civil Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee questions emergency response to the Port Hills wildfiresCivil Defence minister Gerry Brownlee has tonight questioned the emergency response to the Port Hills fires, which have destroyed five houses and caused hundreds to flee their homes.Brownlee told Fairfax he was "perplexed" over...
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News video: Timelapse Shows Christchurch's Raging Wildfire

Timelapse Shows Christchurch's Raging Wildfire 02:53

A bushfire burning Christchurch’s Port Hills has been contained thanks to fire breaks, but authorities warned on February 17 that there’s still a risk of flare-ups.The Port Hills fires have destroyed at least 11 homes and 11 sheds since it began on Monday, according to the Christchurch City...

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