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Smelly ponds

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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Strategy seeks to maximise the Wairarapa advantage

Strategy seeks to maximise the Wairarapa advantage

MEDIA RELEASE STRATEGY SEEKS TO MAXIMISE THE WAIRARAPA ADVANTAGE Wairarapa has set itself an aspirational goal to offer the best of rural and urban living in a strategy for economic development unveiled this evening. The Wairarapa Economic Development Strategy is the...

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Carterton Events Centre Finalist for EVANZ Awards 2018

Carterton Events Centre Finalist for EVANZ Awards 2018

Media Statement – Carterton Events Centre Finalist for EVANZ Awards 2018   The team at Carterton Events Centre are delighted to announce they have been confirmed as finalists for the Ticketmaster Small Venue of the Year at the EVANZ Awards 2018. The annual EVANZ...

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Positive Ageing Strategy

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

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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E-waste launches across Wairarapa

E-waste launches across Wairarapa

MEDIA RELEASE E-waste launches across Wairarapa 3 October 2018 Residents across Wairarapa are now able to dispose of electronic waste free of charge at transfer stations. From Monday 1st October the Masterton, Carterton, and Martinborough transfer stations began...

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Carterton Residents Survey 2018

Carterton Residents Survey 2018

This consultation is now closed. How satisfied are you with our services? We want to know how you think we are doing! It is coming to that time of year when we conduct a survey of residents seeking feedback on our performance, services provided and our reputation. The...

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Wairarapa Councils’ Positive Ageing Strategy

Wairarapa Councils’ Positive Ageing Strategy

Our population is ageing quickly and we want to be part of an age-friendly Wairarapa.  This means a community where people of all ages are respected, included and connected to people that are important to them. To help plan for this, the Councils of Wairarapa would...

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Te Reo Maori Classes back

Te Reo Maori Classes back

In conjunction with REAP Wairarapa we are happy to announce our Te Reo Maori Classes have returned. Starting Thursday 27 September we have Intermediate and Advanced classes available. For more information email infocentre@cdc.govt.nz, call 06 379 4081, or come in and...

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GWRC announces more capacity on Wairarapa Line

GWRC announces more capacity on Wairarapa Line

News media release 11 September 2018 More seats on Wairarapa Line good news for commuters Wairarapa rail commuters will be the winners in a trial designed to increase capacity on the Wairarapa Line from Wellington to Masterton. From 24 September Metlink will increase...

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