Long Term Plan 2015–25
The Carterton District Council’s Long Term Plan 2015–2025 has been adopted and is now available here. The Long Term Plan is the Council’s key planning document. It sets out the short, medium, and long-term priorities of the Council and shows how the Council will contribute to its community outcomes. The Plan is also the annual plan for the 2015/16 financial year. This Plan replaces the 2012–2022 LTP, which was produced in 2012.

2015 Daffodil Festival
Sunday 13 September
Come and join us for a family day out full of fun & laughter. Located in the heart of the Wairarapa, Carterton's popular Daffodil Festival offers an abundance of activities ranging from the famous Daffodil picking at Middlerun, the village markets located along High and Holloway Street.
Art lovers dreams come true with the Big Wai Art Sale, where over 4000 amazing masterpieces created by local artists are displayed and available for purchase in the Events Centre.
Find out more about what the Festival has to offer by clicking here

The Carterton District Council has grant funding available and is calling for applications from community organisations in the Carterton district who meet its funding criteria.  Council provides grants for charitable, cultural, philanthropic, recreational and other purposes beneficial to the Carterton community.
An application form and funding criteria can be downloaded here
Applications close 25 September 2015.

Calling for Market Stall Holders
Each year the Carterton Daffodil Festival attracts over 4000 visitors for a fun filled family day out.

Here is your chance to get involved as a stall holder and sell your product to keen shoppers.

With plenty of stall location options this is a great way to get your products, be it home made items, arts and crafts or unique creations, out to new customers.

Sites start from as little as $50, with covered or non-covered area options.

Click here to download an application form or phone 06 379 5341 for further information.

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Pursuant to Section 80 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012, Masterton,
Carterton and South Wairarapa District Councils advise that they have adopted the
Provisional Wairarapa Local Alcohol Policy (LAP).  Please click here for more information
For More information about the appeals process is available 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.....…..