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

Posters and factsheets

Cartoon person doing Drop, Cover and Hold

Learn why Drop, Cover and Hold is the right action to take in an earthquake.

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

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

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
Cartoon person doing Drop, Cover and Hold

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-walker-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
drop-cover-wheelchair-pos-a4-mi-nov19.pdf pdf 1.2 MB
Cartoon person doing Drop, Cover and Hold

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

drop-cover-earthquake-happens-fact-en-dec16.pdf pdf 2 MB
Cartoon person doing Drop, Cover and Hold

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
Cartoon person evacuating up a hill from a tsunami

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

long-strong-earthquake-pos-a4-en-dec16.pdf pdf 324 KB
Cartoon of a person evacuating up a hill from a tsunami

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

long-strong-get-gone-pos-a4-mi-aug19.pdf pdf 1.6 MB
Cartoon person evacuating up a hill from a tsunami

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

long-strong-earthquake-fact-en-dec16.pdf pdf 1.9 MB
Cartoon of a person evacuating up a hill from a tsunami

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

long-strong-earthquake-fact-mi-jan17.pdf pdf 104 KB

Resources for schools

Cartoon person doing Drop, Cover and Hold

Teach students about earthquakes with this earthquake lesson plan.

earthquake-lesson-plan-info-en-jul20.pdf pdf 596 KB
Turtle Safe 200x282

Turtle Safe is an educational DVD to teach preschool children what to do in an earthquake.

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

Resources for kids

Stan the dog

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.

Translated resources

Cartoon person evacuating up a hill from a tsunami

Download, print and share our Long or Strong, Get Gone factsheet and posters in multiple languages to learn what to do during a tsunami.