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High water use prompts urgent call to conserve

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, 9:34 am | Hastings District Council

Hastings residents are being strongly urged to conserve water in an effort to avoid having to impose Level 3 water restrictions, possibly by the end of the week if usage does not reduce. More >>

Free concert series a showcase of diverse musical talent

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 3:13 pm | Hastings District Council

Hot off a scorching success last weekend, Hastings’ free summer concert series is already sizzling with a further four weekends of diverse musical treats still to come. More >>

Creative Communities funding round opens

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 9:57 am | Hastings District Council

Applications for the first of this year’s Creative Communities Scheme funding rounds opens on February 3. More >>

Hawke’s Bay bids to be home for NZIST

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 4:04 pm | Hastings District Council

23 January 2020 – Hawke’s Bay has lodged a strong bid to be the new home for the Institute of Skills and Technology (NZIST). More >>

Harry Potter Book Night returns to Civic Square

Monday, 20 January 2020, 3:28 pm | Hastings District Council

The annual Harry Potter Book Night, celebrated internationally each February, will take place in Civic Square Hastings on Wednesday, February 5. More >>

Hastings City Art Gallery to get new roof

Thursday, 16 January 2020, 9:49 am | Hastings District Council

Work to replace the roof of the Hastings City Art Gallery will start next week, expected to be completed by the end of August this year. More >>

Salvation Army feeding the fire teams

Wednesday, 8 January 2020, 3:11 pm | Hastings District Council

Hamburgers, sausages, pies, bread rolls and chicken pasta are all on the menu for firefighters working on getting the Tangoio fire under control. More >>

New app introduced for freedom camping payments

Friday, 20 December 2019, 1:49 pm | Hastings District Council

New app introduced for freedom camping payments Freedom camping is a popular activity in summer, and in the Hastings district a new app is being introduced to collect online donations from overnight campers. More >>

Let’s work together for a safe summer

Friday, 20 December 2019, 12:24 pm | Hastings District Council

As we head into the summer holiday period, Hastings District Council wishes everyone a safe Christmas and New Year as they come together with family and friends. More >>

Sir James Wattie Place to re-open to vehicles

Wednesday, 18 December 2019, 4:31 pm | Hastings District Council

Clean-up work will continue overnight and Sir James Wattie Place is expected to be able to be re-opened to vehicles only by 9am tomorrow (Thursday, December 19). More >>

Canoe polo facility set for February 2020 opening

Wednesday, 18 December 2019, 10:38 am | Hastings District Council

With help from volunteers, the aquatic facility being built at Mitre 10 Hawke’s Bay Regional Sports Park is on track to being open in February next year. More >>

Busy year for Hastings District Youth Council

Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 10:54 am | Hastings District Council

From creating a calendar jam-packed with events for Youth Week to lobbying the Prime Minister to address mental health issues in young people, the Hastings District Youth Council of 2019 has had a busy year. More >>

Hawke’s Bay councils appoint regional procurement director

Friday, 13 December 2019, 2:23 pm | Hastings District Council

A new Hawke’s Bay regional strategic procurement director has been appointed by the region’s five councils, the first such role to be created in the country. More >>

Housing Announcement for Hastings Welcomed

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 4:18 pm | Hastings District Council

Hastings Mayor Sandra Hazlehurst welcomes today’s announcement for the first stage of the government’s investment towards more housing in Hastings. More >>

Bridge strengthening programme supports local economy

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 9:50 am | Hastings District Council

The Hastings District Council’s bridge strengthening programme is ahead of schedule, and this week the council brought forward funding to complete work on a rural bridge in Putorino. More >>

Changes to stormwater management mooted

Thursday, 5 December 2019, 4:36 pm | Hastings District Council

The Hastings District Council and Hawke’s Bay Regional Council are working together to improve the management and treatment of stormwater, to better meet expectations surrounding the health of our environment. More >>

Future investment in Splash Planet to be considered

Wednesday, 4 December 2019, 4:13 pm | Hastings District Council

With Splash Planet’s peak season nearly upon us, thoughts are turning to the ongoing sustainability of this popular facility in the heart of Hastings. More >>

Art straddles boundary between painting and sculpture

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 9:33 am | Hastings District Council

Hawke’s Bay-based artist Leanne Morrison says she’s really excited to showcase her new exhibition Off the Edge to a local audience at Hastings City Art Gallery this coming Friday. More >>

International Day of People with Disability to be celebrated

Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 12:00 pm | Hastings District Council

A host of fun activities will be taking place in the Hastings City mall next week to celebrate this year’s International Day of People with Disability. More >>

Report highlights Te Taiwhenua o Heretaunga’s whānau support

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 3:55 pm | Hastings District Council

Hastings District Council chief executive Nigel Bickle has congratulated Te Taiwhenua o Heretaunga (TToH) for the results and achievements highlighted in its latest annual report, released last week. More >>



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