Call for Red Cross helpers

30 November 2019, 11:59 PM

Red Cross is calling for “actors” to be part of a training exercise at Kai Iwi Beach on Saturday, 30 November 2019.

About 80 Red Cross volunteers from the North Island will be involved in Exercise Mowhanau from Friday, 29 November until Sunday, 1 December 2019 throughout Kai Iwi, Maxwell, Waitotara and Whanganui.

Activities will include setting up a Civil Defence welfare centre and ground-based rescue.

The volunteer “actors” are needed from about 7.45am until 12 noon on Saturday, 30 November. If you’d like to be involved, contact Red Cross Whanganui Disaster Welfare and Support Team leader, Tori Bisset, on 027 514 2385