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Council Appeals Decision On Kiwifruit

Tuesday, 15 February 2022, 4:43 pm | Gisborne District Council

With support from the Valuer-General, Gisborne District Council is appealing a decision from the Land Valuation Tribunal. The decision relates to the capital value of a gold kiwifruit orchard in the Gisborne district. The central issue is whether the ... More >>

LiDAR Technology Mapping River Catchments

Monday, 14 February 2022, 5:13 pm | Gisborne District Council

Council is working to better understand the amount of gravel and sediment moving through Tairāwhiti rivers. Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) technology is being used to map the Waiapu and East Cape River catchments from the air. The LiDAR system ... More >>

Severe Weather Watch For Tairawhiti

Saturday, 12 February 2022, 9:08 pm | Gisborne District Council

Issued at: 8:51pm Saturday, 12th February 2022 Situation Cyclone DOVI was located over open waters to the west of Northland tonight (Saturday) and is moving southeast. On it's current forecast track DOVI is expected to make landfall between New Plymouth ... More >>

A Heavy Rain Warning Remains In Place For Gisborne

Monday, 7 February 2022, 9:39 pm | Gisborne District Council

Situation A slow-moving front over the North Island has brought heavy rain to some areas. The rain has eased this evening, but warnings remain for eastern Bay of Plenty and Gisborne until tonight. A trough is expected to bring rain to the west coast ... More >>

Severe Weather Warnings

Monday, 7 February 2022, 5:24 pm | Gisborne District Council

A Heavy Rain Warning is still in place for Gisborne. Details as follows: Situation A slow-moving front continues to affect the North Island today, bringing further periods of heavy rain to eastern and northern areas. The rain is clearing slowly, ... More >>

MetService Has Updated Its Heavy Rain Warning For Gisborne

Sunday, 6 February 2022, 9:17 pm | Gisborne District Council

Situation A slow-moving front continues to affect the North Island tonight (Sunday) and Monday, bringing further periods of heavy rain to eastern and northern areas. Orange warnings for heavy rain are in force for Hawke's Bay north of Napier, Gisborne, ... More >>

Heavy Rain Warning for Gisborne

Sunday, 6 February 2022, 2:49 pm | Gisborne District Council

A slow-moving front continues to affect the North Island today (Sunday) and Monday, bringing further periods of heavy rain to many parts of the North Island. The heaviest rain is expected in Taranaki until early this afternoon where a RED WARNING remains ... More >>

Gambling Policy Review Advises Further Restrictions

Thursday, 3 February 2022, 9:16 am | Gisborne District Council

Further restrictions have been proposed to Council’s Gambling Venue Policy after its three-yearly review. At the Sustainable Tairāwhiti meeting last week Councillors voted to consult on the draft Gambling Venue Policy 2022 which retains the district’s ... More >>

National Advisory: No Tsunami Threat To New Zealand

Sunday, 30 January 2022, 1:28 am | Gisborne District Council

An earthquake has occurred with these parameters: Origin time: 0246 UTC JAN 29 2022 NZ time: 2022-01-29 15:46 Co-ordinates: 29.8 SOUTH 174.7 WEST Depth: 33 KM / 20 MILES Location: KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION Magnitude: 6.4 The above magnitude is provisional ... More >>

National Advisory: Earthquake Being Assessed

Sunday, 30 January 2022, 12:46 am | Gisborne District Council

A magnitude M6.6 earthquake has occurred at/in KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION. The National Emergency Management Agency and GNS Science are assessing the earthquake parameters to determine if there is a tsunami risk to New Zealand. People in coastal areas should: ... More >>

Botanical Gardens’ World-class Hat-trick

Thursday, 27 January 2022, 10:58 am | Gisborne District Council

The Gisborne Botanical Gardens have been named as one of New Zealand’s greenest and cleanest parks, after being awarded the prestigious international Green Flag Award for the third consecutive year. The Green Flag Award is considered an international ... More >>

Waste – The Future?

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, 4:28 pm | Gisborne District Council

A feasibility study into the development of a resource recovery centre for Tairāwhiti is underway. The Council secured $90,000 from the Ministry for the Environment’s Waste Minimisation Fund to undertake this study and has contracted Civil Assist to ... More >>

Summer Students Bring Youth To Council

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, 1:36 pm | Gisborne District Council

Council’s summer student programme has again resulted in huge rewards for the region. A total of 19 students were employed this summer to provide them with opportunities to gain and share valuable knowledge whilst contributing to our region and building ... More >>

Mayor Calls On Community To Support Tongan Recovery

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, 10:21 am | Gisborne District Council

Mayor Stoltz is urging the Tairāwhiti community to support Tonga’s recovery from the weekend’s volcanic eruption and tsunami by donating to the Red Cross. “The Tongan community in Tairāwhiti has been deeply affected by the event and we must ... More >>

Wave Warning For Mahanga To Potikirua Point

Monday, 17 January 2022, 1:03 pm | Gisborne District Council

MetService has issued the following WAVE WARNING. Valid from 12:00pm 17 January to 3:00pm 18 January Combined Wave: Combined waves 5 metres, gradually easing to 3 metres Tuesday afternoon. Peak period 13 seconds. Swell: Easterly swell 4.5 metres ... More >>

Sever Weather Update

Monday, 17 January 2022, 9:50 am | Gisborne District Council

MetService has issued the following SEVERE WEATHER update. Severe Weather Watches Issued at: 9:40am Monday, 17th January 2022 Situation Cyclone Cody, currently over waters to the east of New Zealand, is expected weaken while moving southwards towards ... More >>

Severe Weather Watches

Sunday, 16 January 2022, 8:30 pm | Gisborne District Council

Issued at: 7:56pm Sunday, 16th January 2022 Situation Cyclone Cody, currently over waters to the northeast of New Zealand, is expected to move southwards and pass far east of East Cape during Monday, before moving southeast towards the Chatham Islands ... More >>

People Urged To Stay Away From Beaches

Sunday, 16 January 2022, 2:37 pm | Gisborne District Council

People throughout the region are still being urged to keep out of the water and away from the coast as Tairāwhiti braces for the main impacts of Cyclone Cody which are likely to hit on Monday. Civil Defence emergency manager Ben Green says strong ... More >>

Heavy Swell Update

Sunday, 16 January 2022, 2:32 pm | Gisborne District Council

Wave Warning for Mahanga to Potikirua Point Issued by MetService at 12:06 pm Sunday 16-Jan-2022 Valid from 12:00pm 16 January to 6:00pm 18 January Combined Wave: Combined waves 3.5 metres, gradually rising to 5.5 metres during Monday, then easing to 3 ... More >>

Severe Weather Watches

Sunday, 16 January 2022, 2:13 pm | Gisborne District Council

Issued at: 9:27am Sunday, 16th January 2022 Situation Cyclone Cody, currently over waters to the northeast of New Zealand, is expected to move southwards and pass far east of East Cape during Monday, before moving southwards towards the Chatham Islands ... More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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