8 Jul 2016

Floods threaten to cut off Katikati

From Morning Report, 8:35 am on 8 July 2016

The Bay of Plenty town of Katikati is on the verge of being cut off as a flooded stream threatens a bridge north of the town on State Highway Two. Meanwhile north of Katikati, Thames Valley Civil Defence says flooding has closed roads at Kennedy Bay, Tapu-Coroglen, and State Highway 25 east of Kopu and south of Tairua. Hikuai School has also been closed.