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New Library, Arts And Cultural Centre Gets Consent Approval

Thursday, 23 July 2020, 10:45 am | South Taranaki District Council

Te Ramanui o Ruapūtahanga, South Taranaki’s new Library, Culture and Arts Centre, took a major step closer this week with consent being granted for the project. The decision follows a Resource Consent Hearing held on 30 June by Independent Commissioner, ... More >>

Kai Kitchen And Council Team Up To Reduce Waste

Monday, 13 July 2020, 4:59 pm | South Taranaki District Council

The South Taranaki District Council (STDC) has teamed up with The Kai Kitchen Trust to help them minimise waste and become a Zero Waste organisation by providing biodegradable home-compostable packaging. The Kai Kitchen Trust is a local Taranaki-based registered ... More >>

New Attraction At Park Breaks Sound Barrier

Monday, 13 July 2020, 4:56 pm | South Taranaki District Council

If you go down to King Edward Park today, you’d better not go alone. Not because there’s a teddy bear’s picnic, but because two giant sound mirrors, donated by local business Global Stainless, have been installed and you’ll want to try them ... More >>

South Taranaki District Council Adopts Zero Rate Increase In 2020-21 Annual Plan

Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 10:01 am | South Taranaki District Council

The South Taranaki District Council adopted its Annual Plan at Monday night’s meeting which, amongst other measures, includes a zero rate increase for the 2020 – 2021 financial year. South Taranaki Mayor, Phil Nixon says in light of the COVID-19 ... More >>

Rainbow Water Tower LED Lights

Friday, 15 May 2020, 10:13 am | South Taranaki District Council

Well done South Taranaki, we have made it to level 2 and in celebration, the new LED lights on top of the historic Hāwera Water Tower have been changed to help celebrate. Upgraded just before the country went into lockdown, the new LEDs have a longer lifespan ... More >>

First of their kind, online workshops for South Taranaki

Thursday, 7 May 2020, 3:00 pm | South Taranaki District Council

The South Taranaki District Council is excited to host Kate Meads, New Zealand’s own waste free warrior, through online virtual workshops. Back by popular demand, Kate Meads will be hosting is a Food Lovers Masterclass where participants will learn ... More >>

South Taranaki District Council Releases 2020-21 Annual Plan

Thursday, 7 May 2020, 10:18 am | South Taranaki District Council

The South Taranaki District Council released its Annual Plan today (7 May) which, amongst other measures, proposes a zero rate increase for the 2020 – 2021 financial year. South Taranaki Mayor, Phil Nixon says in light of the COVID-19 pandemic the ... More >>

Mayor Supports Random Roadside Drug Testing

Friday, 17 May 2019, 1:08 pm | South Taranaki District Council

Mayor Supports Random Roadside Drug Testing South Taranaki District Mayor Ross Dunlop urges the Government to take immediate action on the introduction of random roadside drug testing. Mayor Dunlop makes the call for action after reading the coroner’s ... More >>

National Geographic Exhibition Coming to Pātea

Friday, 16 November 2018, 7:22 pm | South Taranaki District Council

For the first time in New Zealand the National Geographic exhibition Rarely Seen: Photographs of the Extraordinary is coming to Aotea Utanganui Museum of South Taranaki in Pātea. More >>

Kaupokonui River Mouth Closed due to Benthic Cyanobacteria

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 1:55 pm | South Taranaki District Council

Due to moderate levels of Benthic Cyanobacteria, the mouth of the Kaupokonui River is closed to all users until further notice and warning signs have been erected. More >>

South Taranaki Properties See Healthy Increase in Value

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 10:52 am | South Taranaki District Council

The total capital value of properties in South Taranaki has risen by 6.5% in the last three years to be worth $11.27 billion according to the latest district wide property rating valuation conducted by Quotable Value (QV). More >>

Views on Earthquake-Prone Priority Buildings Sought

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 11:25 am | South Taranaki District Council

Following Government changes to the Building Act (earthquake prone buildings) the South Taranaki District Council (STDC) is seeking public feedback on proposals for identifying Hawera, Eltham and Opunake town centres as priority areas where timeframes ... More >>

Te Ngutu o Te Manu and the South Taranaki Campaign Events

Monday, 20 August 2018, 11:42 am | South Taranaki District Council

A week long programme of events has been planned to take place around South Taranaki in September to commemorate the 150 year anniversary of skirmishes at Te Ngutu o Te Manu between Crown and Maori forces. More >>

Green is the Theme for Opening of Walkway

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 9:52 am | South Taranaki District Council

Stage 2 of the Denby Road walkway is complete and will be officially opened by South Taranaki Mayor, Ross Dunlop, as part of a Family Fun Day on Sunday 18 March. More >>

Artists explore diversity through art

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 6:34 pm | South Taranaki District Council

A new exhibition opening next week at Hawera’s Lysaght Watt Gallery will showcase recent work by a number of South Taranaki visual artists. Diverse Locals brings together work by 45 artists with the aim to showcase the wide range of skills, creative strengths ... More >>

Crockett appointed as new CEO of South Taranaki DC

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 4:25 pm | South Taranaki District Council

Waid Crockett appointed as new CEO of South Taranaki District Council South Taranaki District Mayor, Ross Dunlop, says he’s very pleased to announce the appointment of Waid Crockett to the position of CEO for the South Taranaki District Council. ... More >>

Energy, action and quirky plots as finalists announced

Friday, 22 September 2017, 9:47 am | South Taranaki District Council

The wait is over! Finalists for the Ronald Hugh Morrieson Writing Awards, Taranaki’s premiere literary competition, have been announced. More >>

Big Jump in South Taranaki retail spend

Monday, 4 September 2017, 3:36 pm | South Taranaki District Council

New data has revealed that retail spending in South Taranaki grew 8.9 percent in the first six months of 2017, compared to the same period last year, well up on regional growth of 5.7 percent and national growth of 4.8 percent. More >>

Record Entries for Writing Awards 30th Anniversary

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 2:55 pm | South Taranaki District Council

Entries have closed and a record number have been received for the Ronald Hugh Morrieson Writing Awards Taranaki’s premiere literary competition. South Taranaki District Council (STDC) Libraries and Cultural Services Manager, Cath Sheard says a bumper ... More >>

$5 Movie Event for South Taranaki

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 2:15 pm | South Taranaki District Council

South Taranaki’s ‘Family Fun at the Movies’ returns this year to both Opunake and Hawera. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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