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Proposed Name Change For Carterton Events Centre

Thursday, 22 October 2020, 2:56 pm | Carterton District Council

The Carterton Events Centre could further bolster its already well-known brand as Wairarapa’s premier events venue should a proposed name change get across the line at next week’s Ordinary Council meeting. In a report to council included in the ... More >>

Daffodil Festival 2020 Cancelled

Friday, 4 September 2020, 2:17 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council is disappointed to announce the cancellation of the 2020 Daffodil Festival due to today’s announcement from the government that Wairarapa will remain in alert level 2 until at least 16 September. The council has been planning ... More >>

Council Plans To Go Ahead With Daffodil Festival

Tuesday, 1 September 2020, 1:45 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council is still planning to go ahead with the Daffodil Festival on Sunday 13 September, should the Government alert levels allow for it. Council management remain hopeful New Zealand will move down Alert Levels after Sunday 6 ... More >>

Hurunui-o-Rangi Marae Share Stories From Carterton’s History

Monday, 10 August 2020, 3:58 pm | Carterton District Council

Representatives from Hurunui-o-Rangi Marae led Carterton District Council’s elected members, managers and senior staff members on a journey of wāhi tapu, sharing Carterton’s Māori history at sites of significance across the district. Ra Smith, joined by ... More >>

Annual Plan 2020/21 Finalised, Conversations About The Future Begin.

Wednesday, 24 June 2020, 3:41 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council has finalised its 2020/21 Annual Plan and will now begin having community conversations about what the future of Carterton will look like. The 2020/21 Annual Plan, which was finalised at today’s Ordinary Council Meeting, ... More >>

Greenhouse Gas Inventory And Council Emissions Inventory Results Added To Climate Change Strategy

Monday, 22 June 2020, 2:25 pm | Carterton District Council

The joint climate change strategy for Carterton District Council and South Wairarapa District Council has been updated to include the results of the Wellington Region Greenhouse Gas Inventory. More >>

Residents Survey Results Steer Focus For 2020/21

Saturday, 20 June 2020, 4:36 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council’s 2020 Annual Residents Survey results are in and have provided valuable insights into what its community values. The survey provides an overview of the general satisfaction of residents, as well as a specific breakdown ... More >>

Carterton Daffodil Festival Gets Green Light

Thursday, 11 June 2020, 1:21 pm | Carterton District Council

Covid-19 may have disrupted our Autumn events calendar, but it hasn’t stopped Carterton’s iconic Daffodil Festival from going ahead. The Daffodil Festival is biggest event on Carterton’s event calendar, attracting 10,000 guests to take part ... More >>

Events Are Back And So Is The Carterton Events Centre

Friday, 29 May 2020, 2:23 pm | Carterton District Council

Monday’s announcement that all events may now have up to 100 attendees has meant the Carterton Events Centre is able to open up the doors, and its booking calendar, for private and public events. The Events Centre has already had enquiries about ... More >>

Small Business Grant Fund Applications Open In June

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 11:44 am | Carterton District Council

Carterton’s Small Business Grant Fund will be open for applications next month. The Carterton Small Business Grant Fund was designed to help our small local businesses recover from the economic effects of COVID-19. From 1 June, small-sized, locally ... More >>

Working For Our Community To Support Carterton’s Future

Saturday, 9 May 2020, 6:30 am | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council’s management team and elected members have been actively working for their community during lockdown to ensure Carterton residents and businesses get the support they need. The council acknowledged in a letter to ratepayers in ... More >>

Community Mourns Pilot After Crash Near Carterton

Friday, 24 April 2020, 12:47 pm | Carterton District Council

The aviation and agricultural communities in Wairarapa are deeply saddened by the death of a pilot in a crash at Kourarau Hill, Carterton, this morning. Carterton Mayor Greg Lang said the news had come as a shock. “These events are tragic at ... More >>

Passing Of Former Carterton Mayor Barry Keys

Thursday, 2 April 2020, 8:10 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council acknowledges the passing of former Carterton Mayor, and local barrister, Barry Keys. Barry was Mayor from 1984 to 1995. He oversaw the amalgamation of Wairarapa South County Council and Carterton Borough Council under the local government ... More >>

Update On COVID-19 Results

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 5:33 pm | Carterton District Council

Last Saturday, we announced that a Carterton District Council staff member was a confirmed case of COVID-19. We are delighted to now be able to tell you that all close contacts from the staff member’s social group, both locally and in the Kāpiti ... More >>

COVID-19 UPDATE On Behalf Of Carterton Mayor Greg Lang

Saturday, 21 March 2020, 2:38 pm | Carterton District Council

This afternoon the Ministry of Health confirmed Wairarapa’s first case of COVID-19. Out of interest to our close-knit community, and with the permission of the affected staff members, we can now confirm that this case is a Carterton District Council ... More >>

Collaboration The Key To Wairarapa’s Water Resilience Strategy

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 2:23 pm | Carterton District Council

The Wairarapa Water Resilience Group has resolved to move forward to develop a water resilience strategy over the next nine months. Recent funding of $110,000 by the Provincial Growth Fund is enabling the work which will begin this month. The strategy ... More >>

Carterton District Council: Temporary closure of Norman Av

Friday, 4 October 2019, 1:28 pm | Carterton District Council

Carterton District Council is temporarily closing the intersection of Norman Avenue and State Highway 2 due to on-going safety concerns. More >>

Recycling wheelie bin numbering error

Monday, 9 September 2019, 3:49 pm | Carterton District Council

An error made when delivering Carterton’s new recycling wheelie bins has seen all residents receive a bin labelled with a number 1. More >>

The Clock Tower colour vote has arrived!

Friday, 6 September 2019, 12:48 pm | Carterton District Council

The time to choose Carterton’s clock tower paint colour has finally arrived and will be given over to our residents to decide. More >>

Climate Change Advisor appointed

Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 5:37 pm | Carterton District Council

South Wairarapa District Council and Carterton District Council are pleased to announce the appointment of Melanie Barthe to the role of Climate Change Advisor. The need for a Climate Change Advisor became apparent after a number of submissions were received ... More >>