Plane Crashes

The Tararuas have been the scene of several plane crashes. From this page you can download pdf files with details about these crashes.

May 1941 Airspeed Oxford East Waitewaewae Click here

November 1941 Airspeed Oxford Reikiorangi Click here

November 1941 Hawker Hind Waikanae Click here

January 1942 Airspeed Oxford North King Click here

February 1946 Lockheed Ventura Otaki Click here

March 1949 Lockheed Lodestar Waikanae Click here

July 1952 Airspeed Oxford Mt Kaiparoro Click here

February 1955 De Haviland Devon Shingle Slip Knob Click here