Use these images, videos and resources to promote and share New Zealand ShakeOut.

Digital resources

Get Ready to ShakeOut

Download and share these social media images in English to help promote New Zealand ShakeOut 2021.

shakeout-cane-facebook-banner-3417x1500px-social-en-apr21.png png 160 KB
shakeout-cane-twitter-cover-6250x2083px-social-en-apr21.png png 272 KB
shakeout-facebook-banner-3417x1500px-social-en-mar21.png png 232 KB
shakeout-facebook-post-5000x2617px-social-en-mar21.png png 194 KB
shakeout-twitter-cover-6250x2083px-social-en-mar21.jpg jpg 637 KB
shakeout-twitter-post-5000x2813px-social-en-mar21.png png 483 KB
shakeout-walker-facebook-banner-3417x1500px-social-en-apr21.png png 166 KB
shakeout-walker-twitter-cover-6250x2083px-social-en-apr21.png png 283 KB
shakeout-wheelchair-facebook-banner-3417x1500px-social-en-apr21.png png 175 KB
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Get Ready to ShakeOut in Te Reo Māori

Download and share these social media images in Te Reo Māori to help promote New Zealand ShakeOut 2021.

shakeout-facebook-banner-3417x1500px-social-mi-mar21.png png 231 KB
shakeout-facebook-post-5000x2617px-social-mi-mar21.png png 304 KB
shakeout-twitter-cover-6250x2083px-social-mi-mar21.png png 404 KB
shakeout-twitter-post-5000x2813px-social-mi-mar21.png png 484 KB

Posters and factsheets

Drop, Cover, Hold

Download this factsheet that explains why Drop, Cover and Hold is the right action to take.

drop-cover-right-action-fact-en-apr15.pdf pdf 160 KB
Drop, Cover, Hold

Download and print these posters in English on what to do in an earthquake. Put them up in your home, school or workplace.

Remember to Drop, Cover and Hold in an earthquake. If you use a walker or wheelchair, Lock, Cover and Hold.

drop-cover-bed-pos-a4-en-oct19.pdf pdf 1.3 MB
drop-cover-bed-stay-pos-a4-en-oct19.pdf pdf 1.5 MB
drop-cover-cane-pos-a4-en-oct19.pdf pdf 1.3 MB
drop-cover-cane-sit-pos-a4-en-dec19.pdf pdf 851 KB
drop-cover-car-pos-a4-en-oct19.pdf pdf 1.4 MB
drop-cover-car-shakes-pos-a4-en-oct19.pdf pdf 887 KB
drop-cover-hold-pos-a4-en-dec16.pdf pdf 102 KB
drop-cover-walker-pos-a4-en-oct19.pdf pdf 1.1 MB
drop-cover-wheelchair-pos-a4-en-oct19.pdf pdf 1.1 MB
Drop, Cover and Hold in Te Reo Māori

Me tikiake ka tā i ēnei pānui i roto i te reo Māori ka whakairi ki tō kāinga, kura, wāhi mahi rānei. Kia maumahara, Pāheke, Hīpoki, Pupuri ina pā mai he rū.

drop-cover-bed-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
drop-cover-bed-stay-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.3 MB
drop-cover-cane-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.1 MB
drop-cover-cane-sit-pos-a4-mi-jan20.pdf pdf 854 KB
drop-cover-car-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
drop-cover-car-shakes-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
drop-cover-hold-pos-a4-mi-aug19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
drop-cover-walker-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
drop-cover-wheelchair-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
Drop, Cover, Hold

Download and share this factsheet in English on what to do before, during and after an earthquake.

drop-cover-earthquake-happens-fact-en-dec16.pdf pdf 2 MB
Drop, Cover and Hold in Te Reo Māori

Download and share this factsheet in Te Reo Māori on what to do before, during and after an earthquake.

drop-cover-earthquake-happens-fact-mi-jan17.pdf pdf 117 KB
If an earthquake is Long or Strong, Get Gone

Download and print this poster in English and put it up in your home, school or workplace. Remember if an earthquake is LONG or STRONG, GET GONE.

long-strong-earthquake-pos-a4-en-dec16.pdf pdf 324 KB
If an earthquake is  Long or Strong, Get Gone in Te Reo Māori

Download and print this poster in Te Reo Māori and put it up in your home, school or workplace. Remember if an earthquake is LONG or STRONG, GET GONE.

long-strong-get-gone-pos-a4-mi-aug19.pdf pdf 1.6 MB
If an earthquake is Long or Strong, Get Gone

Download and share this helpful factsheet in English about what to do before, during and after a tsunami.

long-strong-earthquake-fact-en-dec16.pdf pdf 1.9 MB
If an earthquake is  Long or Strong, Get Gone in Te Reo Māori

Download and share this helpful factsheet in English and Te Reo Māori about what to do before, during and after a tsunami.

long-strong-earthquake-fact-mi-jan17.pdf pdf 104 KB
Get Ready to ShakeOut

Download, print and share this ShakeOut poster in English to help promote New Zealand ShakeOut 2021.

shakeout-2021-pos-a4-en-mar21.pdf pdf 231 KB
Get Ready to ShakeOut in Te Reo Māori

Download, print and share this ShakeOut poster in Te Reo Māori to help promote New Zealand ShakeOut 2021.

shakeout-2021-pos-a4-mi-mar21.pdf pdf 234 KB

Resources for schools

Get Ready to ShakeOut

Teach students about earthquakes with this ShakeOut 2021 earthquake lesson plan.
Students will learn about what happens in an earthquake, what causes earthquakes, past events in New Zealand, earthquakes in Māori tradition, and what to do before, during and after an earthquake.

shakeout-earthquake-lesson-plan-info-en-jul20.pdf pdf 596 KB

Turtle Safe is an educational DVD developed specifically to teach preschool children what to do if they are inside or outdoors when an earthquake occurs.

turtle-audio-en-jan11.mp3 mp3 451 KB
wtps-turtle-safe-lyrics-med-peri-en-may11.pdf pdf 510 KB
Get Ready to ShakeOut

Download and print our Kids as Teachers Challenge so kids can be the teachers at home and show their whānau how to get prepared. There are eight challenges for kids to complete with an adult.

shakeout-kids-challenge-activ-en-may21.pdf pdf 3.4 MB

Resources for kids

wtps stan 127x127 pictogram

Get your emergency kit together, watch out for hazards and find out what to do in an emergency with this What's the Plan Stan? game.

Get Ready to ShakeOut

Download and print our Kids as Teachers Challenge so kids can be the teachers at home and show their whānau how to get prepared. There are eight challenges for kids to complete with an adult.

shakeout-kids-challenge-activ-en-may21.pdf pdf 3.4 MB

Translated resources

If an earthquake is Long or Strong, Get Gone

Download, print and share our Long or Strong, Get Gone factsheet and posters in 24 languages to learn what to do during an earthquake.

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