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Passing of former Carterton Dirstrict Council Mayor,  Gary McPhee
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Charles Rooking Carter Awards
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Community to review Waiohine River Floodplain Management Plan
This week people who live alongside the Waiohine River and in Greytown will be asked to give their view on a plan to protect their homes, business and land from problems caused by river flooding and erosion. Please view here

Annual Plan consultation clinics
Consultation on the proposed Annual Plan 2016/17 has begun.
Councillors will be available to discuss the Consultation Document at the Events Centre Foyer

  • 16 May 6.00–9.00pm
  • 17 May 2.00–5.00pm
  • 18 May 9.00am–12.00pm

We are consulting on three issues:

  • bringing forward some of the sewage treatment upgrade
  • investigating a year-round indoor swimming complex
  • clock tower earthquake strengthening

Elections 2016
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Wairarapa residents urged to get talking about Wellington
Wairarapa residents are being invited to get talking about their Capital City – how they find getting around and through it and what they love most about how Wellington looks, feels and functions. Click here to find out more

Water restriction
Water restrictions are no longer in place.

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

27 April 2016
Open Fire Season
There are currently no fire restrictions throughout Carterton urban area and Wairarapa rural district.
In the urban area, approved incinerators must be used.
For rural fire enquiries, ring Wairarapa Rural Fire District Office on 06 370 9557.
For urban fire enquiries, ring Carterton District Council on 06 379 4030.

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.....…..