A man who died on Saturday after falling from a balcony at
the Beachfront Hotel in Hokitika has been named.
He was 58-year-old Geoffrey Leslie McFadden of Leeston in
Police said Mr McFadden's family did not wish to make any
Mr McFadden fell 16 metres from the third-storey of the hotel
about midnight and died on the way to hospital.
He and his wife had been staying in Hokitika with friends.