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‘New Zealand Sightings’

1959: Domed Saucer with two occupants

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: July 13, 1959 Sighting Time: 5:50 a.m. Day/Night: Night Location: Blenheim, New Zealand Urban or Rural: Rural Hynek Classification: CE-III (Close Encounter III) Close observation with animate beings associated with the object. Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): 20 to 30 Distance to Object(s): 50 yards Shape of Object(s): Disc Color of Object(s): green glow, grayish, metallic color Number of Witnesses: Single Source: Harold Fulton, Apro Bulletin 9/59; Magonia 491 Summary/Description: Mrs. Moreland saw a sharply- outlined saucer-shaped object with two extremely bright sources of green light on the underside. The object was approximately 20 to 30 feet wide and hovered at roof-top level, about 15 feet above the ground. Inside a transparent dome,… Read More

1978: The New Zealand UFO / Airplane Encounter

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: December 21 – 31, 1978 Sighting Time:  Day/Night: Night Location:  New Zealand  Urban or Rural: – Hynek Classification: NL (Nocturnal Light) Point or extended luminous source observed at night. Duration:  No. of Object(s): Upwards to 3at a time Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): sphere Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Multiple Source: Below Full Report The New Zealand UFO / Airplane Encounter of December, 1978 In the late hours of 30th December 1978, an Argosy freight plane left Wellington, New Zealand – the pilot was Captain Bill Startup, a very experienced flyer and the co-pilot was Bob Guard. The air crew were accompanied by an Australian T.V. unit from Channel 0-10 Network. The… Read More

1979: Motonau, New Zealand

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: October 27, 1979 Sighting Time: Day/Night: early morning Location: Motunau, New Zealand Urban or Rural: Rural Hynek Classification: NL (Nocturnal Light) Point or extended luminous source observed at night. Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Disc Color of Object(s): White Number of Witnesses: 1 Source: UFO: The Complete Sightings, Peter Brookesmith Summary/Description: Two former New Zealand Air Force photographic analysts called the picture “inscrutable”. It was one of a series taken in the early morning, and only one frame on the film contained the UFO image. No one saw or heard the object in the sky at the time. Related articles 1964 & 1966: UFO Trauma in a… Read More

1981: Multi-colored UFO paces family in Temuka, New Zealand

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: July 12, 1981 Sighting Time: 0050A Day/Night: early hours of the morning Location: Temuka, New Zealand Urban or Rural: -rural Hynek Classification: CE1 Duration: hour-long No. of Object(s): 1 Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): around 32 ft in diameter, with a height of 15 ft, and with windows around the object. Distance to Object(s): 30 metres away Shape of Object(s): Disc Color of Object(s): changing colours Number of Witnesses: Multiple Source: Timaru Herald (Timaru, New Zealand), 7/31/81 Summary/Description: Mr. and Mrs. Thew were returning to Temuka (New Zealand) from Pleasant Point with their three daughters when a multi-coloured flying object paced them along the Waitohi Road in the early hours of the morning of July 12, 1981, approaching to within 120 yards of their car and… Read More

2009: Massey, Auckland, New Zealand

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: October 9, 2009 Sighting Time: Aprox 2 am. Day/Night: Night Location: Massey, Auckland, New Zealand Urban or Rural: -Urban Hynek Classification: NL (Nocturnal Light) Point or extended luminous source observed at night. Duration: No. of Object(s):  Unknown Height & Speed: Unknown Size of Object(s): Unknown Distance to Object(s): Unknown Shape of Object(s): Unknown Color of Object(s): Yellow/Orange Number of Witnesses: two Source: Summary/Description: This Was not a ufo as such – but rather something very out of this world. Aprox 2 am. October 9 or 10 being after midnight. Went to bed and noticed flashing light on my ceiling. Got out of bed and saw lightning striking constantly in the same place. Not one or two times… Read More

1977: Gisborne New Zealand Close Encounter

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date:  June 1 1977 Sighting Time:  23:00 Day/Night:  Night Location:  Gisborne New Zealand Urban or Rural: –  No. of Entity(‘s):  Multiple Entity Type:  Multiple Entity Description:   Hynek Classification:  CE-VI (Close Encounter VI) Death of a human or animal associated with a UFO sighting. Cattle mutilations would fall into this category. Duration:  2 Hours + No. of Object(s):  Multiple Height & Speed:   Size of Object(s):   Distance to Object(s):   Shape of Object(s):  Disc Color/Description of Object(s):   Number of Witnesses:  1 Source:  NUFORC Summary/Description:  Here is an unfiltered account of communications and interactions between a teenage human and a group of ET’s. This happened 25 years ago during a well documented UFO flap… Read More