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Selwyn Leads The Way In Getting Fire Smart With Spark IoT

Thursday, 27 April 2023, 11:55 am | Selwyn District Council

In partnership with Spark New Zealand and Attentis, Selwyn District Council is leading the way in its commitment to public safety, by installing new cutting-edge technology to help in the detection of fires in McHughs Forest Park near Darfield. Yesterday ... More >>

Selwyn meets 100% dog registration target

Friday, 1 June 2012, 4:43 pm | Selwyn District Council

For the fourth consecutive year the Selwyn District Council has achieved 100% re-registration of the district’s dogs. Animal Control Administrator Tracey Wheeler says the comparatively low fees are probably one reason that people are registering their dogs, as required ... More >>

Council website promotes Selwyn residential sections

Wednesday, 23 May 2012, 5:12 pm | Selwyn District Council

Sections for sale and land zoned for residential subdivision are now loaded on the Selwyn District Council’s website ( to help potential buyers see at a glance what’s available. More >>

Selwyn District Potentially Earthquake-Prone Buildings List

Friday, 18 May 2012, 2:19 pm | Selwyn District Council

Media Release Friday, 18 May Selwyn District potentially earthquake-prone buildings list updated Independent engineering reports reviewed by the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) have resulted in some changes to Selwyn District’s potentially ... More >>

Selwyn District Council scoops planning awards

Wednesday, 9 May 2012, 3:42 pm | Selwyn District Council

Selwyn District Council planning projects scooped the supreme award and two best practice awards at last week’s New Zealand Planning Institute 2012 awards held in Blenheim. More >>

She’s back! Road Mum’s the Word!

Wednesday, 9 May 2012, 12:21 pm | Selwyn District Council

In an effort to prevent winter crashes, “Road Mum” is back again and still as keen as ever to get winter driving tips out to the community. More >>

Discover Sensational Selwyn Expo Popular

Monday, 30 April 2012, 4:46 pm | Selwyn District Council

The Discover Sensational Selwyn Housing and Lifestyle Expo this weekend attracted around 1000 people over two days, with a significant number from Christchurch city. More >>

Selwyn Housing & Lifestyle Expo offers new options

Monday, 23 April 2012, 1:15 pm | Selwyn District Council

The Selwyn Housing and Lifestyle Expo in Rolleston this weekend will offer all sorts of options for people looking for a sensational place to live. More >>

Selwyn District launches campaign to attract new residents

Thursday, 5 April 2012, 4:52 pm | Selwyn District Council

The Selwyn District Council has announced a Housing and Lifestyle Expo as the first part of a campaign to attract residents to live in the area. More >>

Draft Long Term Plan approved

Thursday, 29 March 2012, 10:46 am | Selwyn District Council

Media Release Thursday 29 March Draft Long Term Plan approved The Council on Wednesday 28th March adopted its draft Long Term Plan (1 July 2012 to 30 June 2022) which sets out what it is proposing to do over the next 10 years to ensure Selwyn District continues ... More >>

Selwyn Launches Intersection Awareness Campaign

Wednesday, 21 March 2012, 3:07 pm | Selwyn District Council

Wednesday 21 March Selwyn Launches Intersection Awareness Campaign Selwyn District Road Safety is to launch an intersection campaign, “Always take another look at intersections” to tie in with the country’s new Give Way rules. District Road ... More >>

Selwyn Aquatic Centre fundraising campaign kicks off

Saturday, 17 March 2012, 3:36 pm | Selwyn District Council

The Selwyn Aquatic Centre fundraising campaign launched with a splash tonight when the Selwyn District Council announced a grant of $100,000 and guests began pledging further donations at a corporate function in Rolleston. More >>

Cemetery Pit Recreation Reserve closed until further notice

Friday, 16 March 2012, 5:09 pm | Selwyn District Council

The Cemetery Pit Recreation Reserve on Southbridge Leeston Rd is closed to people and animals until further notice due to extremely high levels of bacteria in the lake water. More >>

Boil Water Notice: Malvern Hills - Dalethorpe

Monday, 5 March 2012, 5:39 pm | Selwyn District Council

Residents in the Dalethorpe area of the Malvern Hills Rural Water Scheme are advised to immediately begin boiling water. Water testing has shown unacceptable levels of e.coli, an organism which can cause health issues. More >>

Potentially earthquake-prone buildings in Selwyn released

Tuesday, 28 February 2012, 9:33 pm | Selwyn District Council

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) has sent letters to the owners of 37 Selwyn buildings after Selwyn District Council assessments indicated they are potentially earthquake-prone. More >>

Pick up pooches’ poo, dog owners told

Friday, 17 February 2012, 4:51 pm | Selwyn District Council

A campaign to keep Selwyn District townships and shoes free of dog poo is being launched by the Council’s Animal Control team. More >>

Burnham consumer tanks sterilised

Friday, 17 February 2012, 1:45 pm | Selwyn District Council

Low levels of E.coli contamination in the Burnham Water Supply Scheme have resulted in the Selwyn District Council sterilising (chlorinating) all consumer tanks in the area. More >>

Selwyn-Waihora Zone Committee meeting

Friday, 3 February 2012, 3:24 pm | Selwyn District Council

Selwyn-Waihora Zone Committee meeting The Selwyn-Waihora Zone Committee will meet for the first time in 2012 on Tuesday, 7 February at the Selwyn District Council Offices in Rolleston. At the meeting the committee will discuss its workplan for ... More >>

Selwyn Aquatic Centre site blessed

Friday, 27 January 2012, 5:22 pm | Selwyn District Council

The site for the new Selwyn Aquatic Centre on Goulds Rd in Rolleston was this week blessed by kaumatua from Te Taumutu Marae. From left Mayor Kelvin Coe turns the first sod, watched by Te Taumutu spokesperson Te Mairiki Williams and kaumatua Patrick ... More >>

Grave visitors responding to bylaw

Friday, 27 January 2012, 5:18 pm | Selwyn District Council

People visiting Selwyn District cemeteries have responded positively to requests that adornments fit the Cemetery Bylaw 2011. More >>





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