Dunedin City Council says they don't have all the information needed to find at-risk buildings.
He says a local approach is needed.
Residents have been asked to stay indoors.
"Does being a young Māori mother make her less deserving of the same attention?"
The family kept searching months after the official police search finished.
Police are impressed with New Zealand's celebratory antics.
The 48-year-old victim was found in his burning home.
The Friday before Christmas is historically one of the worst days of the year for car accidents.
Downpours may reach 40mm an hour in some places.
When officers arrived early Sunday morning, a body was found.
"There's nothing better than getting out in the ocean away from it all."
GNS Science has made some alarming predictions.
Hundreds of people felt the shaking.
Pack up your raincoats and head to the beach.
"It's just an amazing place to come together."
"I don't wanna celebrate our culture being taken away."
Was it all smooth sailing?
Māori and Pākehā alike shared in what this commemoration could mean.
The national asking average has hit $685,000.
It's believed to be a man who went missing while snorkelling on Sunday.