Message from Paul Gestro the New York Consulate General in NYC:

Michael Fox,

A non-Government person-finder website has been developed and can be accessed through this link:

New Zealand media sites and have up-to-date reports on the situation.

For the New Zealand Government’s response to the earthquake visit

If you wish to sign a condolence book in New York please come to the New Zealand Consulate-General at 222 East 41st Street, Suite 2510, New York, NY 10017. There are various ways to make a donation including online via ANZA, directly to specific support organisations or through local expatriate groups. Donations will also be accepted at the Consulate-General and passed on to the appropriate authorities.