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Old May 18th 2019, 6:39 am
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After doing research I understand wellington is in the ring of fire etc etc etc . Is their any locals here who can advise were the safest areas are to live if I was to relocate to wellington. For example is theirs specific area were fault line runs through and is tended to be avoided ? Hope this makes sense . Kapita coast to me looks the safer area to live . Or on the other hand are we just worrying over nothing lol

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After doing research I understand wellington is in the ring of fire etc etc etc . Is their any locals here who can advise were the safest areas are to live if I was to relocate to wellington. For example is theirs specific area were fault line runs through and is tended to be avoided ? Hope this makes sense . Kapita coast to me looks the safer area to live . Or on the other hand are we just worrying over nothing lol
I think you have head boil bloaty chops at the moment. Take a breath or a pint.

All of New Zealand is on the ring of fire . Christchurch & Kaikoura quakes are examples of this. These were thought of as 'safe' areas. They were and are not.

If and when there is a large quake , it will be felt in many places. Damage will happen in many places. The knock on effect will be felt nationally.

Chill pill. It is New Zealand ---- even though I really loathe them .



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Actually your wrong and I think you need to do your homework on the east coast of new Zealand including the ring of fire . Again please don't comment on my posts
Oh well. I'll leave that with you .

Perhaps rethink this given the dreadful quakes the SI has endured.


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Oh well. I'll leave that with you .

Perhaps rethink this given the dreadful quakes the SI has endured

All the best.
Disaster management being an international topic, our department monitors events on NZ as well as in our base country of Australia. BEVS you might like to know that as far as we are concerned this is the area currently considered as the "Ring of Fire, and we closely monitor all NZ quakes.

Andygall85 if you \have info to suggest the definition has changed, I really would appreciate the source as its important to our work.
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