Hawke's Bay Emergency Services

You can never predict what may happen on holiday so here are some procedures and health contact information should you require any Hawkes Bay emergency services during your stay.

For Emergency Services (Fire, Police, Ambulance) Dial 111 from any New Zealand telephone.

To report traffic accidents from a mobile phone Dial *555

Hawkes Bay Regional Hospital is located on Omahu Road, Frimley, Hastings, Ph: (06) 878 8109

For local news and information, or in the event of an emergency, listen to the radio:

Newstalk 1278 AM
More FM 92.7 FM
Classic Hits 89.5FM
Radio Live 97.5 FM
Radio Kahungunu 94.3FM
Radio Kidnappers 1431 AM


In Case of an Earthquake

Earthquakes can happen without warning. If you are inside, shelter under a table or doorway. When travelling, stop your vehicle but stay inside. On the coast during a large earthquake head uphill or inland immediately as there could be a tsunami risk www.hbemergency.govt.nz.

For more information visit the Hawkes Bay Regional Council who are part of the Hawkes Bay Regions Civil Emergency Group.