NZ police release name over Climbers, Remarkables

Police are now in a position to confirm the names of the two men who died following a climbing accident on The Remarkables on Wednesday.

They were 62-year-old Brett Alexander Lentfer who resided in Australia.

And 44-year-old James Harry Spaile of Australia.

Our condolences are with the family and friends of both men.

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