Story: Floods

Cyclone Bola

This news footage of March 1988 shows some of the effects of Cyclone Bola on the East Coast farming community.

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Eileen McSaveney, 'Floods - Southland floods and Cyclone Bola', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/4889/cyclone-bola (accessed 22 January 2022)

Story by Eileen McSaveney, published 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 1 Aug 2017