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Council welcomes funding to help investigate solutions

Friday, 14 September 2018, 1:38 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikōura District Council will receive $35,650 of funding to work with the community to investigate solutions for managing freedom camping in the coastal area along Kiwa Road. More >>

New information shows reduced risk from natural hazards

Friday, 14 September 2018, 11:58 am | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikoura District Council staff and geotechnical experts are talking to residents of properties affected by natural hazards to gather feedback before making final decisions for the future. Council Chief Executive Angela Oosthuizen says staff have ... More >>

Kaikōura communications recognised in national awards

Friday, 24 August 2018, 11:50 am | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikōura District Council and the North Canterbury Transport Infrastructure Recovery (NCTIR) alliance have jointly won an Emergency Media and Public Affairs (EMPA) communications award for their roles supporting the ongoing recovery of the district following the ... More >>

3 Year Plan adopted

Wednesday, 18 July 2018, 1:55 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikōura District Council has today adopted its’ 3 Year Plan 2018-2021. The final Three Year Plan has taken community priorities on board and remains positive and forward thinking. It sets big work programmes to tackle some of the districts’ ... More >>

Responsible, inclusive approach to managing Freedom camping

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 5:15 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikōura District Council Media Release: Council commits to progress and seeks community voices as it takes responsible, inclusive approach to managing Freedom camping More >>

Council welcomes government funding for recovery

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 3:50 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikōura District Council welcomes today’s announcement by the government of $5.3 million of funding over the next two years to help with four key areas of ongoing recovery work. More >>

Partnership, innovation and excellence recognised

Thursday, 19 April 2018, 11:07 am | Kaikoura District Council

Last week, Kaikōura District Council won two awards at the 2018 Society of Local Government Managers Excellence Awards. More >>

Council supports planned NZTA Kaikōura deviation

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 10:13 am | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikōura District Council has decided to support NZTA’s proposed SH1 deviation plan following meetings with NZTA and Te Runanga o Kaikōura, as well as Mahaanui Kurataiao, and discussions during Council meetings. The Council wants to work with ... More >>

Discounted Consents for Solid/Liquid Fuel Heaters

Friday, 16 March 2018, 3:16 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikōura District Council is offering a $50 reduction on the cost of consent for solid/liquid fuel heaters. The cost will be reducing from $300 to $250 for consents received between 21 March 2018 and 23 September 2019. More >>

Kaikoura Update: Emergency Operations Centre Standing Down

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 11:25 pm | Kaikoura District Council

The rain is easing across the District. While some surface flooding remains, water levels are now abating. The localised flooding in the Kaikoura Flats Suburban Area resulting in local road closures. People should take care. More >>

Kaikoura: Emergency Welfare Centre is now open

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 9:46 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Flooding is occurring across the district as drains cannot cope with the amount of rain that is falling. There is localised flooding in the Kaikoura Flats Suburban Area resulting in local road closures More >>

Kaikoura District Council – One year on

Friday, 10 November 2017, 2:50 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Events marking a year since the November 2016 earthquakes More >>

Kaikoura District Council Rebuild Ramps Up

Thursday, 26 October 2017, 2:08 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Kaikoura District Council’s Rebuild Programme aims to restore infrastructure and community facilities to at least pre-earthquake levels of service. Getting the job done is expected to take up to 3 years and to cost in the region of five times Council's ... More >>

Waste Wood Wanted

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 2:13 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Does it sound crazy to turn a house into a skateboard? Well that is exactly what Kaikoura District Council Waste Minimisation Case Manager Natalie Absalom wants you to do. Absalom is calling for donations of timber from anyone doing earthquake deconstructions ... More >>

Draft Annual Plan now out for consultation

Friday, 19 May 2017, 4:05 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Consultation on Kaikoura District Councils Draft Annual Plan 2017/18 opens today. An Annual Plan Consultation Document, summarising the key changes and the top topics of interest to ratepayers, has been published alongside the full Draft Plan and supporting ... More >>

Kaikōura District Recovery Plan Launched

Thursday, 27 April 2017, 3:23 pm | Kaikoura District Council

The Kaikōura District Recovery Plan was officially adopted by Kaikōura District Council this week, marking a significant step in the recovery process. More >>

Kaikōura infrastructure rebuild in good hands

Thursday, 20 April 2017, 2:41 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Deliver on time, on budget and up to standard, that’s the brief for Kaikōura’s new Rebuild Director, Will Doughty. ‘Doughty’ is an old English word meaning brave, persistent, determined or indomitable – all of which will stand him in good ... More >>

More Goose Bay residents can return to their homes

Friday, 9 December 2016, 1:01 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Following further research by GNS scientists, another eight Goose Bay properties can be reoccupied from today. This is in addition to the 12 properties reoccupied last week. However, further work needs to be done to ensure the safety of the other ... More >>

The state of local emergency in Kaikoura extended

Tuesday, 6 December 2016, 1:00 pm | Kaikoura District Council

Media advisory 6.12.16 1pm The state of local emergency in Kaikoura has been extended for another week. Kaikoura District Council Mayor Winston Gray announced the extension today. Civil Defence controller Murray Sinclair said, “We have extended the state ... More >>

Media update Kaikoura Civil Defence

Saturday, 19 November 2016, 11:06 pm | Kaikoura District Council

A large proportion of the mains water supply has been restored to Kaikoura township, but it is still in a fragile state and may be intermittent for some time, says Civil Defence Controller John Mackie. More >>



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