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Waste minimisation encouraged these holidays

    Monday 3rd December 2018   Media Statement -Waste minimisation encouraged these holidays The three Wairarapa Councils and waste management contractor Earthcare are encouraging residents to minimise waste these holidays and remember the two-recycling crate rule....

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Carterton Summer Street Party returns

Media Statement – Carterton Summer Street Party returns Following on from the successful inaugural Carterton Summer Street Party in 2017, Carterton District Council is proud to once again host this popular community event. Summer is the perfect time to reconnect with...

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Smelly ponds

Thank you to everyone who has shared their concerns about the smell at our wastewater treatment facility. We are currently working towards rectifying this issue. While we get it under control we have stopped the flow into the offending pond, and are working on the...

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Positive Ageing Strategy

We’ve had a busy month! We launched the Positive Ageing Strategy survey at the Age Concern Expo in September and haven’t looked back since with surveys, interviews, research and planning our community workshops.  You can follow what's happening through our regular...

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Free Christmas Day bus service for Wairarapa

Bus passengers will be able to travel for free throughout the Wairarapa on Christmas Day following a proposal approved by Greater Wellington Regional Council. Mayor John Booth says he is happy to hear the news announced today. "This is a great gift for our community,...

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