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Non-fluoridated water supply in Hastings

Thursday, 18 December 2014, 1:39 pm | Hastings District Council

Hastings has its first purpose built, non-fluoridated drinking fountain/bottle filling station. The facility has been installed at the Eastbourne St bore at the intersection of Warren and Eastbourne Streets. More >>

Strong response to school’s sports tournament in Hawke’s Bay

Wednesday, 17 December 2014, 11:41 am | Hastings District Council

The Hawke’s Bay school’s sports calendar has received a major boost with the development of an exciting, new tournament. The Hastings Sixes is a new event that was launched to schools around New Zealand last month. More >>

Christmas entertainment at Hastings night market

Tuesday, 16 December 2014, 2:19 pm | Hastings District Council

Christmas entertainment at Hastings night market Carol singing will be part of the festive season celebrations at the Hastings night market in the CBD this Thursday (5pm - 9pm). Inclement weather saw the cancellation of last Sunday’s Christmas ... More >>

Military leader to be honoured with bronze sculpture

Thursday, 11 December 2014, 1:13 pm | Hastings District Council

Military leader to be honoured with bronze sculpture A bronze sculpture of Hawke’s Bay born WW1 military leader, Major General Sir Andrew Russell is to stand in Hastings Civic Square. The sculpture has been commissioned following a $60,000 grant from ... More >>

Hastings welcomes 30 new citizens

Monday, 8 December 2014, 12:02 pm | Hastings District Council

Hastings will welcome 30 new New Zealanders at a citizenship ceremony to be held Wednesday 10th December 2014, from 6pm in the Hastings District Council Chambers. More >>

Hastings retirement village tests emergency planning

Monday, 8 December 2014, 10:29 am | Hastings District Council

Residents and management of Summerset in the Orchard in Hastings have put their emergency planning to the test. Hastings District Council Emergency Management staff visited the Ada Street retirement village on Monday 24th November to coordinate a ... More >>

Christmas magic returns to Cornwall Park

Friday, 5 December 2014, 4:04 pm | Hastings District Council

Christmas magic returns to Cornwall Park Christmas celebrations are set to return to Cornwall Park. Hastings families are excited to celebrate Christmas in our beautiful park for the 129th time. This year’s event will be held on Sunday 14th December ... More >>

Hastings Women’s Rest relocates during building renovations

Thursday, 4 December 2014, 11:58 am | Hastings District Council

The Hastings Women’s Rest building in Civic Square has been closed to the public while a remodelling project is undertaken. More >>

William Nelson Park development recognised at national award

Tuesday, 2 December 2014, 2:12 pm | Hastings District Council

The development of William Nelson Park/skatepark in Hastings has shared the 2014 New Zealand Recreation Association Outstanding Project award. The category recognises excellence, innovation and effectiveness in the provision of a recreation project. ... More >>

International Cultures Day 2015

Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 3:09 pm | Hastings District Council

The organisers of International Cultures Day 2015 in Hastings are seeking new community groups and food vendors to participate in this one of kind event. More >>

Strengthening options for Hawke’s Bay Opera House

Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 3:04 pm | Hastings District Council

Options for strengthening the Hawke’s Bay Opera House will be determined during the development of a Structural Design Report on the buildings. Hastings District Council has contracted Holmes Consulting to prepare a report on the buildings, which ... More >>

TSB Bank Christmas Series comes to Hastings

Friday, 21 November 2014, 5:22 pm | Hastings District Council

TSB Bank has confirmed their support for two very popular Hastings events; ‘Christmas in Cornwall Park’ and the ‘Fiesta of Lights’ at Waikoko Gardens. More >>

Fine spell prompts call for water conservation

Friday, 21 November 2014, 1:21 pm | Hastings District Council

The recent spell of fine weather and strong drying winds has led to a call for Hastings residents to think seriously about conserving water. More >>

Restricted fire season for Hastings District

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 5:04 pm | Hastings District Council

Hastings District will move to a restricted fire season on Monday 24th November. More >>

A smart new look for Frimley Aquatic Centre

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 4:25 pm | Hastings District Council

The Frimley Aquatic Centre will sport a trendy and smart new look when it opens for the summer season on Monday (24th November). Hastings Mayor Lawrence Yule says “The pool complex has been given a $395,000 makeover during the winter and this has produced ... More >>

Students get hands on career experience

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 12:28 pm | Hastings District Council

Students get hands on career experience Year 7 and 8 students will have the opportunity to discover what employment options await them, when the ‘Futures for Tamariki’ careers day comes to Heretaunga Intermediate. ‘Futures for Tamariki’ is organised ... More >>

Get some much needed exercise with TripSwitch

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 10:12 am | Hastings District Council

Get some much needed exercise with TripSwitch TripSwitch is back again for summer 2014. The Hastings District Council, iWay initiative encourages everyone to switch one car trip a day to a walking or cycling trip. The first TripSwitch was held in ... More >>

Warning to take care when lighting fires

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 3:13 pm | Hastings District Council

Four vegetation fires in four days have prompted Hastings District Council’s Principal Rural Fire Officer to ask people to be extra vigilant when lighting fires in the open. Trevor Mitchell says “We are moving into the windier part of the year and ... More >>

Nominations open for 2015 Hastings Civic Awards

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 11:09 am | Hastings District Council

Hastings District Council is calling for nominations for the 2015 Civic Honours Awards. The awards recognise an individual, group or organisation that has contributed significantly to Hastings District. More >>

Havelock North Library annual Publishers’ Book Expo

Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 1:19 pm | Hastings District Council

Readers will have the opportunity to preview a selection of hand-picked titles at this year’s Publishers’ Book Expo to be held at the Havelock North Library on Wednesday 19 November, 6.45pm. More >>



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