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Limits On Movements Into And Out Of Tribal Lands Begin Today

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 11:33 am | Opotiki District Council

  At midday today [subs 25 March 2020], limitations will be placed on people moving into and out of the Te Whānau a Apanui rohe on the east coast of the North Island as a community safe zone is set up to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Ōpōtiki ... More >>

Digital Hub A ‘boon’ For Opotiki

Friday, 13 March 2020, 5:27 pm | Opotiki District Council

  Today’s announcement [subs 13 March 2020] from Regional Economic Development Minister, Shane Jones, means that the Ōpōtiki district will have a digital hub – a place that will allow existing businesses and new entrepreneurs, community ... More >>

Ōpōtiki To Celebrate With A Street Party

Monday, 9 March 2020, 1:28 pm | Opotiki District Council

  Ōpōtiki Mayor, Lyn Riesterer, said that the government’s announcement that it would be funding the build of Ōpōtiki’s new harbour entrance, was the best reason to “close the road and celebrate this milestone together as a community”. ... More >>

Opotiki Harbour funding – community will grab opportunity

Friday, 28 February 2020, 9:19 am | Opotiki District Council

Ōpōtiki Mayor, Lyn Riesterer said she was thrilled with today’s announcement of funding for the build of Ōpōtiki’s Harbour and that the community would be keen to celebrate this historic milestone. Regional Economic Development Minister, ... More >>

Grant funding confirmed for Te Tahuhu o Te Rangi

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 8:11 am | Opotiki District Council

Ōpōtiki District Council’s Deputy Mayor is thrilled with the news in recent weeks that grant funding has been confirmed from BayTrust’s Community Amenities Fund and Lotteries Communities Facilities Fund to support the build of Te Tahuhu o Te ... More >>

Ōpōtiki declares climate emergency

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 5:47 pm | Opotiki District Council

Today [subs 5 September 2019] Ōpōtiki District Council added its voice to almost one thousand jurisdictions around the world and declared a climate change emergency. More >>

Bridge cleaning at last

Thursday, 22 August 2019, 1:58 pm | Opotiki District Council

Ōpōtiki District Council was pleased to hear the New Zealand Transport Agency’s announcement that the Waioeka Bridge was to be cleaned in the coming months after almost three years of raising the matter on behalf of the community. More >>

Hunting dogs, kiwi and Council team up

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 5:01 pm | Opotiki District Council

Earlier this year [subs April 2019], Ōpōtiki District Council passed a resolution to allow hunting dogs that had undertaken avian aversion training to be classified as working dogs for registration purposes. Ōpōtiki District Council’s Planning ... More >>

Hunting dogs, kiwi and Council team up

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 4:53 pm | Opotiki District Council

Earlier this year, Ōpōtiki District Council passed a resolution to allow hunting dogs that had undertaken avian aversion training to be classified as working dogs for registration purposes. More >>

Correct spelling of Ōpōtiki

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 1:45 pm | Opotiki District Council

At a recent meeting of the Ōpōtiki District Council [subs Tuesday 5 June], Council voted to start the process to correct the official spelling of the District name through Land Information New Zealand, ensuring the inclusion of the macrons in Ōpōtiki. More >>

Opotiki responds to Minister’s announcement

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 8:52 am | Opotiki District Council

People are coming out in support for Opotiki from across the country – iwi, industry, government and the wider community - following Friday’s announcement that the Harbour project would not receive Government support in its current form. More >>

Ōpōtiki: Rapid Number, Rapid Response

Thursday, 10 May 2018, 4:22 pm | Opotiki District Council

In order to ensure that emergency services can find an address in an emergency, Ōpōtiki District Council has decided to undertake a significant project ensuring that all addresses meet the New Zealand Standard Rural and Urban Addressing. More >>

Opotiki Harbour stacks up

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 1:55 pm | Opotiki District Council

In light of recent media coverage of a proposed new harbour entrance, Ōpōtiki District Council has clarified the numbers and reminded those outside the district of the big picture. More >>

Opotiki population on the way up

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 11:04 am | Opotiki District Council

A quiet paper titled ‘Opotiki District Population and Rateable Assessment Projections’ presented at the Opotiki District Council yesterday [subs. 7 November 2017] has significant implications for the long term revitalisation of the Opotiki district. More >>

Dog de-sexing success

Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 10:29 am | Opotiki District Council

The government-funded dog neutering programme has been a big success in Ōpōtiki and Council is calling for final dogs to be de-sexed this month before the programme ends. More >>

Opotiki Harbour preferred tenderer announced

Monday, 29 May 2017, 1:26 pm | Opotiki District Council

At the Ōpōtiki District Council meeting on 23 May, Council selected a consortium of HEB Construction and Tonkin & Taylor as the Preferred Tenderer for Harbour construction. This process began in January 2016 culminating in the close of tenders ... More >>

Impressive opening for impressive art

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 4:27 pm | Opotiki District Council

Wellington laid out the red carpet last week for Ōpōtiki art and artists who are visiting as part of The Real Ōpōtiki exhibition in Bowen House this month. Ōpōtiki art has been travelling up and down the country as part of The Real Ōpōtiki - a ... More >>

The Real Ōpōtiki: Exhibition at Bowen House

Wednesday, 21 December 2016, 12:48 pm | Opotiki District Council

Ōpōtiki art has been travelling up and down the country as part of The Real Ōpōtiki - a vibrant exhibition of well-recognised and emerging artists with strong connections to the Ōpōtiki district. More >>

Stunning art, stunning opening

Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 2:16 pm | Opotiki District Council

Friday night marked the special opening of Ōpōtiki’s travelling art exhibition, The Real Ōpōtiki, at Goddard Arcade in Tauranga. There were crowds of people at the event, with several pieces of art sold during the evening. More >>

Opotiki art in Tauranga

Monday, 7 November 2016, 11:49 am | Opotiki District Council

Following the success of The Real Opotiki exhibition at Toi Tu Studio One in Auckland, Opotiki art will continue its tour of the country with an exhibition in Tauranga later this month. The Real Opotiki is a collection of art from new and emerging artists ... More >>

 

 

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