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Transit of Mercury observation and Tuia 250 commemorations

Monday, 15 April 2019, 2:23 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Back in 1769 Captain James Cook and his crew on the Endeavour came to Mercury Bay to observe the Transit of Mercury - and 250 years on there will be astronomical activities to mark this occasion again - as part of the national Tuia 250 commemorations on ... More >>

Plans for future of Tairua campground underway

Friday, 12 April 2019, 1:34 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

The Tairua Campground will be revitalised with the Tairua-Pauanui Community Board unanimously agreeing to spruce up the campground in time for next summer. More >>

The Rugby World Cup is coming, but is the Coromandel ready?

Monday, 8 April 2019, 9:28 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Rugby fans who live around the Coromandel are being encouraged to connect to ultra-fast fibre (UFB) broadband if they can, to watch many live sports events, including the Rugby World Cup in September. More >>

Taking action on climate change

Tuesday, 2 April 2019, 3:45 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Today our Council agreed to keep taking action in response to climate change for our communities in Thames-Coromandel. More >>

Taking action on climate change

Tuesday, 2 April 2019, 1:47 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Today our Council agreed to keep taking action in response to climate change for our communities in Thames-Coromandel. More >>

Thames recognises home-grown WWII hero Sir Keith Park

Friday, 29 March 2019, 4:08 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Sir Keith Park led Britain’s main air defence forces against Germany’s Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain in World War II, saving the country from a looming land invasion, and now he is to be memorialised with a bronze statue in his hometown – ... More >>

Further feedback sought on upgrade of Reserve

Friday, 29 March 2019, 3:34 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

This beachside reserve in the heart of Whangapoua is in need of an upgrade and we're working with the community to now refine a plan for improvements to its facilities and appearance so that today's and future generations can continue to enjoy the park. More >>

Repco Whitianga Beach Party is all go

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 11:32 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

This morning, thousands of participants and spectators with their classic vehicles and outfits will cruise from Whangamata to Whitianga for the Repco Whitianga Beach Party. More >>

Incidents of Parvovirus remind dog owners to vaccinate

Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 9:24 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Dog owners are being asked to check their pets are up-to-date with vaccinations as cases of canine parvovirus have been identified on the Coromandel. More >>

Making progress on our water treatment plant upgrades

Friday, 22 March 2019, 4:03 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Work is well underway with our programme to upgrade ten water treatment facilities across our district. More >>

The Coromandel cares for Christchurch

Thursday, 21 March 2019, 1:49 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

The attacks on the two mosques in Christchurch last week have left the country and the international community in shock and mourning - including our small part of the world on the Coromandel. More >>

Coromandel 200 commemorations to tie in with Illume Festival

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 4:03 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

The commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the visit of the Royal Navy ship "Coromandel," for which the town and our peninsula is named, will tie in with Coromandel Town's Illume Festival May 30 2020. More >>

Entries are now open for the Beautiful Awards

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 4:30 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Businesses, community groups and individuals are encouraged to showcase the brilliant work you do for the environment by entering the Beautiful Awards. More >>

Coromandel sending its thoughts and support to Christchurch

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 1:47 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

As the aftermath of the shootings this evening continues to unfold, our district is sending sympathies and offering any support we can to Christchurch. More >>

Sculpture sought for Natural Burial Garden

Friday, 15 March 2019, 4:29 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Expressions of interest are being sought for a focal point sculpture for our Council’s first natural burial garden situated at Omahu Cemetery. More >>

Death of Mercury Bay Community Board Chairman Paul Kelly

Tuesday, 12 March 2019, 7:40 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Council announces death of Mercury Bay Community Board Chairman Paul Kelly Thames-Coromandel District Council has issued the following statement today about the death of Mercury Bay Community Board Chairman Paul Kelly: More >>

Working to mitigate beach erosion at Flaxmill Bay

Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 3:10 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Work is progressing on options to mitigate beach erosion at Flaxmill Bay as part of a wider programme of work to protect our Coromandel coastline. More >>

Funding available for local arts groups projects

Monday, 4 March 2019, 4:08 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Get a helping hand for your arts group or creative project through the Creative Communities Scheme. More >>

Seeking feedback for the concept plan at Meri Te Tai Reserve

Thursday, 28 February 2019, 4:31 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

We're looking to upgrade the Meri Te Tai Reserve in the heart of Whangapoua to improve the facilities and give it a better appearance and we want your feedback before any final decisions are made. More >>

Coromandel Town Goldmine becoming a popular business

Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 11:31 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Coromandel Town's community re-use centre The Goldmine is growing as the community gets on board with repairing and upcycling. More >>

 

 

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