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Sport NZ Rural Travel Fund Applications Open

Sport NZ Rural Travel Fund Applications Open

        Carterton District Council invites applications from rural sports clubs and rural school teams with young people aged between 5 and 19 years who require subsidies to assist with transport expenses to local sporting competitions. Information...

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Strategy’s New Year programme

Strategy’s New Year programme

Media Statement Tuesday 15 January 2019 Strategy’s New Year programme Work will continue on the Wairarapa Economic Development Strategy following the Christmas holiday period. Meetings to discuss the regions priorities will commence again this week. The strategy’s...

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Positive Ageing Strategy Update

Positive Ageing Strategy Update

The latest news on the Positive Ageing Strategy is up and available here… if you haven’t already done it then please head along to http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PositiveAge you have until Monday 31 December to have your say on what your, or your loved ones aged future...

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Late nights starting soon at pool

Late nights starting soon at pool

Carterton's popular outdoor swimming pool will soon be including two late nights, open until 8pm, to its summer operating hours. Feedback through council Facebook page often pleaded for longer hours to allow working families, and commuters, to enjoy the pool on hot...

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Dung beetles to be rolled out nationwide

Dung beetles to be rolled out nationwide

Greater Wellington Regional Council’s has recently formed a partnership with Dung Beetle Innovations to launch the first region-wide release of non-native dung beetles in New Zealand. This is something GWRC are very passionate about and would like to share with...

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Delayed Mudfish relocation set to get underway

Delayed Mudfish relocation set to get underway

Media Statement: Tuesday 11th December 2018 Delayed Mudfish relocation set to get underway  For the past few months Carterton District Council has been planning to re home native mudfish found on Daleton Farm, ahead of construction of 200,000m3 storage ponds. However,...

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Waste minimisation encouraged these holidays

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...

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