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Thames Coromandel District Council - Latest News [Page 1]

Enter The Hauraki Coromandel Business Awards

Monday, 17 June 2024, 1:43 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Great news for local businesses who deserve recognition - entries are open for the Richardsons Hauraki Coromandel Business Awards, which this year celebrate the resilience of the business sector. More >>

Williamson Park Stormwater Planning Public Meeting

Wednesday, 29 May 2024, 9:14 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Join our Council's Water Services team, other water experts, Community Board Members and Councillors on Friday 31 May from 1pm More >>

Porritt Park Destination Playground Opening In Thames

Tuesday, 28 May 2024, 1:24 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

The upgraded playground at Thames’ Porritt Park is set to open to the public after school on the afternoon of Friday 31 May, with a ringing endorsement by a group of local tamariki who had a sneak preview a week ahead of the launch. More >>

Caring For The Health Of Our Local Trees

Monday, 27 May 2024, 9:07 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

The Coromandel’s trees and native species are precious – they’re beautiful to look at, provide shade on sunny days, clean the air, support our region’s biodiversity and are an important part of our local environment. More >>

Join Us To Learn How ChatGPT Can Benefit Your Business

Tuesday, 14 May 2024, 5:57 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Council is providing three low-cost workshops on how businesses can use the artificial intelligence (AI) tool ChatGPT. More >>

20 Business Mentorships Chosen

Tuesday, 14 May 2024, 7:21 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Twenty businesses in our district have gained access to business mentorships for a year, thanks to a collaboration between our Council, local business associations and Business Mentors New Zealand (BMNZ). More >>

We’re Keen To Hear People’s Views On A New Aquatic Facility To Serve Thames’ Future.

Monday, 15 April 2024, 12:39 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

We’re keen to hear people’s views on a new aquatic facility to serve Thames’ future. More >>

An Orange Warning Has Been Issued For Both Rain And Thunderstorms Through To Midday Friday For The Coromandel

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 1:09 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

MetService has updated the forecast for the Coromandel today. More >>

Apply Now To Receive A Year's Free Business Mentoring

Friday, 5 April 2024, 9:38 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Thanks to the generosity of the Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) and Business Mentors New Zealand (BMNZ), 10 Thames-Coromandel businesses will benefit from 12 months of support from a skilled business mentor passionate about helping ... More >>

Coromandel Businesses Can Apply For Interim Cyclone Support

Monday, 27 February 2023, 2:07 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

A $25 million grant allocation to help businesses in cyclone-affected regions to clean up and get back on their feet is a welcome boost to the Coromandel. “We really want to thank the government for listening to us as we shared what our business communities ... More >>

Storm Update: Bad Weather Heading For Firth Of Thames

Friday, 24 February 2023, 3:42 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

MetService has issued another update on the complex weather system currently across the Coromandel. While there is no change to previous updates today ( read them here ) for the northern half of the Peninsula, the Firth of Thames is now in the firing ... More >>

Update On The Current Storm And Further Contributions To The Mayoral Relief Fund

Friday, 24 February 2023, 12:03 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

More intense weather has arrived on the Coromandel. MetService says about 180mm of rain could fall in localised areas, especially in the northern half of the Coromandel, from late this afternoon through to 2am tomorrow morning. Thunderstorms could result ... More >>

Cyclone Gabrielle Underscores Need For Next Steps In Shoreline Management Project

Wednesday, 22 February 2023, 1:30 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

A new partnership structure to kick start the roll-out of action from the Shoreline Management project has been approved by our Council this week. The three-year shoreline project identified our Coromandel communities’ preferred pathways of action to ... More >>

Trust Waikato Provides Large Donation For Mayoral Disaster Relief Fund

Monday, 20 February 2023, 3:38 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Council’s Mayoral Disaster Relief Fund opened on Friday and already $30,000 has been received in a generous donation from Trust Waikato . "We’re fortunate to have agencies like Trust Waikato that support our district and our communities ... More >>

Mayoral Disaster Relief Fund Is Open For Applications

Friday, 17 February 2023, 2:59 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

A message from our Mayor Len “On Wednesday, I stood in the EOC operations centre with Transport Minister Michael Wood and watched as Civil Defence Controller Garry Towler led his team of 150 personnel from around the district through the morning ... More >>

Welfare Needs Of Isolated Communities Uppermost In Cyclone Recovery

Thursday, 16 February 2023, 11:19 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

The key focus of our Civil Defence team today will be getting fuel supplies to the farmers and isolated communities in the northern Coromandel. This effort includes working with Powerco to restore electricity supply to a few of the more isolated ... More >>

We’re Moving To Clean Up And Recovery Mode

Wednesday, 15 February 2023, 11:38 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our Civil Defence Team remains at full strength today as they continue to deal with the aftermath of Cyclone Gabrielle. At this morning’s briefing our Civil Defence Controller highlighted restoring power to Tairua and Pāuanui, people’s welfare ... More >>

District Pummelled By Cyclone Gabrielle: What We Know So Far

Tuesday, 14 February 2023, 9:06 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our crews are out this morning getting an assessment of how the Coromandel has fared overnight. More >>

Eastern Seaboard In Line For A Pummelling Overnight

Monday, 13 February 2023, 8:22 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

It’s looking like a tough night in store for our district’s eastern seaboard as Cyclone Gabrielle reaches its pitch. Thames Coromandel District Council Civil Defence controller Garry Towler has told Newstalk ZB the cyclone is “starting to ... More >>

Cyclone Gabrielle Intensifying Through Today And Overnight – Be In Your Safe Place

Monday, 13 February 2023, 2:16 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

As Cyclone Gabrielle intensifies today, the time to self-evacuate or get last-minute supplies is fast running out. The cyclone will build momentum throughout today and continue through until the early hours of Tuesday morning, when the rain will begin ... More >>





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