Sport NZ Rural Travel Fund Grant
The Sport NZ Rural Travel Fund is currently available for sports clubs and school teams located in the Carterton District with young people aged between 5 and 19 years who require subsidies to assist with transport expenses to local sporting competitions.  Funding is not available for regional or national events.  Applications close Friday 26 February 2016.
Application Form 2015/16
Sport NZ Rural Travel Fund Frequently Asked Questions
Accountability Form 2015/16

Carterton & Districts Returned & Services Memorial Trust Grant
Applications for the Carterton and Districts Returned and Services Memorial Trust tertiary grants are invited from residents of the Carterton district who require assistance to meet expenses related to their tertiary education.  Direct descendants of veterans and servicemen will be given preference.

Application form & Guidelines please view here.     

Water restriction
Water restriction are now in place to conserve our water supply. Hand-held hosing and sprinkler use only is permitted.

  • Even numbered properties on even days
  • Odd numbered properties on odd days

Millennium Park Re-Opening and Unveiling of Statue
Join the Carterton community on Thursday 11 February at 1.30pm for the unveiling of the Charles Rooking Carter Statue, kindly donated by the Lions Club of Carterton, and the reopening of the upgraded Millennium Park.  The statue will be unveiled by a very special guest of honour.

Liquor Licencing Christmas Newsletter
If you are planning an Event this Summer please read our Liquor Licencing Christmas Newsletter

Carterton District Council Guidelines for UAV (drones) Over Council Reserves 

Due to the interest and increased use of UAV (drones)  Council has introduced guidelines for UAV (drones) over and within Council reserves. Please view here

Restricted Fire Season
From 15 December, a restricted fire season is in place throughout Carterton District. All fires now require permits.
For rural fire permits, ring Wairarapa Rural Fire District Office on 06 370 9557 or go to www.wrfd.org.nz and apply on-line.
For urban fire permits, ring Carterton District Council on 06 379 4030.
The current status for fire restrictions can be found here

Carterton Community Notice Board Requests
If you are a local organisation, club or group that have a notice you would like to share with the community on the electronic notice board located at Carrington Park Click here

Visiting Carterton

Planning on visiting the Carterton region or have family coming to visit and need somewhere to stay? The Carterton Holiday Park offers a park like setting with individual private sites. It is close to the shops, parks, swimming baths and the entrances to the Tararua ranges. The park offers 24 powered sites, numerous non-powered and tent sites. It also boasts 6 fully furnished, heated and carpeted self-contained units sleeping up to six people (bring your own bedding or hire from us) plus 4 budget cabins. The park also has well equipped communal facilities. Click here to find out more.....…..