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Accident/Incident Database

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The Whitewater NZ Accident/Incident database is intended to be a definitive record of whitewater kayak and canoe incidents, published in order to raise awareness of risks among the recreational canoeing community.

List for Year = 2006 (3 incidents)

Near-miss (2006-12-03): NZ,21,Canterbury/Opihi/Below Hanging Rock
Fatal accident (2006-10-11): NZ,68,Waikato/Waihou/Okoroire Falls
Injury incident (2006-07-29): NZ,46,Marlborough/Wairau/To Renwick
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