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List all incidents by Date (48)

DateTypeIncident
2017-02-20Injury incidentNZ,25,Waikato/Tauranga Taupo/Kiko Rd to SH1
2016-03-02Fatal accidentNZ,20,West Coast/Whitcombe/Collier's Gorge
2015-04-04Fatal accidentNZ,20,Canterbury/Lake Coleridge/
2015-03-11Fatal accidentNZ,26,Bay of Plenty/Kaituna/Gnarly Gorge
2014-07-19Fatal accidentCZ,29,Northland/Wairua
2010-04-05Fatal accidentNZ,45,Southland/Mararoa/South Mavora Lakes to Kiwi Burn
2007-08-20Fatal accidentUS,23,Bay of Plenty/Kaituna/Awesome Gorge
2007-07-22Near MissNZ,25,NZ,25,Bay of Plenty/Mangakarengorengo/To McLaren Falls
2007-03-23Injury incidentFRA,25,Canterbury/Rangitata/Rangitata Gorge
2007-01-13Fatal accidentUSA,48,Southland/Waikaia/Canton Bridge to Piano Flat
2005-12-29Injury incidentNZ,??,West Coast/Whataroa/Barrowman Flat run
2006-12-03Near-missNZ,21,Canterbury/Opihi/Below Hanging Rock
2006-10-11Fatal accidentNZ,68,Waikato/Waihou/Okoroire Falls
2006-07-29Injury incidentNZ,46,Marlborough/Wairau/To Renwick
2005-03-11Fatal accidentFIN,22,Southland/Waiau
2005-02-06Injury incidentNZ,31,Otago/Nevis
2004-11-28Near-missNZ,18,Waikato/Waikato/Below Lake Taupo
2004-08-08Injury incidentNZ,25,Manawatu/Waihi Stream/Waihi Falls
2004-08-06Near-missNZ,19,NZ,19,Otago/Leith/Water of Leith
2004-06-06Near-missNZ,15,NZ,15,Wellington/Waiohine/Waiohine Gorge
2004-04-14Near-missNZ,37,West Coast/Oparara
2004-03-29Fatal accidentGBR,19,West Coast/Crooked/Crooked Gorge
2003-09-21Near-missNZ,22,Otago/Kawarau/Kawarau Falls
2003-03-08Fatal accidentNZ,54,Otago/Kawarau/Kawarau Falls
2003-02-22Fatal accidentGBR,27,Otago/Waikaia
2003-02-21Injury incidentNZ,West Coast/Taipo/Upper Taipo
2002-12-01Fatal accidentNZ,Wanganui/Whanganui
2002-02-01Fatal accidentNZ,21,West Coast/Buller/Earthquake
2001-11-18Fatal accidentNZ,45,West Coast/Hokitika/Kakariki Canyon
2001-10-27Injury incidentNZ,Manawatu/Mangahao
2001-10-26Fatal accidentNZ,11,NZ,13,Canterbury/Clarence/Upper Clarence
2000-11-26Injury incidentNZ,27,Waikato/Tongariro/Access 10
2000-01-08Fatal accidentUSA,37,West Coast/Hokitika/Upper Hokitika
2000-01-05Fatal accidentGER,22,Otago/Nevis
1999-10-25Near-missNZ,Manawatu/Mangahao
1999-10-24Fatal accidentNZ,13,Canterbury/Waiau/Lower Waiau
1998-03-14Fatal accidentNZ,42,Manawatu/Manawatu/Ballance to ?
1998-02-08Fatal accidentNZ,25,Otago/Kawarau/Roaring Meg
1997-11-01Near-missNZ,Canterbury/Waiau/Lower Waiau
1995-10-21Fatal accidentUSA,West Coast/Taramakau
1993-04-26Fatal accidentNZ,Waikato/Waikato/Huka Falls
1987-03-15Fatal accidentNZ,37,Otago/Hawea
1980-01-19Fatal accidentNZ,NZ,Tasman/Aorere
1974-10-22Fatal accidentAUS,22,Canterbury/Lake Tekapo
1974-07-06Fatal accidentNZ,Manawatu/Lake Horowhenua
1973-07-22Fatal accidentNZ,19,Hawkes Bay/Mohaka/Willow Flat to Raupunga
1973-06-16Injury incidentNZ,Northland/Mangakahia
1963-11-16Fatal accidentNZ,37,Wellington/Otaki
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