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Christchurch's Port Hills fire: In pictures

Friday 17th February 2017

A singed swing.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

Smoke over Christchurch's Port Hills.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

John Campbell speaks to the McKenzie family, whose house survived the fire, but whose property was destroyed.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

Prime Minister Bill English in Christchurch.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

Seared earth in the Port Hills.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

 

Helicopters battle the Port Hills fire.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

 

Some lucky chooks.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

 

A media scrum in Christchurch.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

 

The McKenzie property.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

 

Helicopters battle the Port Hills fire.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White.

 

Media surrounds Prime Minister Bill English.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

 

Prime Minister Bill English and Civil Defense Minister Gerry Brownlee are briefed by fire fighters.

Photo: RNZ / Brad White

 



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