Civil Defence Centres
In the case of an emergency, Civil Defence Centres may be opened for evacuation, welfare needs and as community hubs. Below are the locations of various centres throughout the Whanganui District. Centres will be opened based on need, proximity and availability of resources/staff to operate them. It's helpful to know where your nearest emergency welfare centre is. You can find the centre on the map below, followed by a list of all centres.
All centres are currently CLOSED.