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Waimea Community Dam Starts Operations

Monday, 4 March 2024, 4:01 pm | Waimea Water

Waimea Water Ltd (WWL) has commenced releasing water from the reservoir to support relief from the worsening drought as the dry and warm summer conditions continue. On Saturday 2 March 2024, water from the reservoir was released through the smaller ... More >>

Waimea Community Dam Resevoir Is Full

Wednesday, 31 January 2024, 9:14 am | Waimea Water

Te Kurawai o Pūhanga, the reservoir behind the Waimea Community Dam, reached its full capacity and the spillway commenced flowing on Sunday 21 January 2024. “This is a momentous milestone for the project, and I thank all those involved in getting ... More >>

Waimea Community Dam Reservoir Ready To Fill Up

Monday, 29 May 2023, 10:41 am | Waimea Water

The Waimea Community Dam achieved an important milestone at 4pm last Friday when the reservoir was closed, ready for filling. The Waimea Community Dam, a public private partnership between the Tasman District Council and Waimea Irrigators, is the first ... More >>

The Waimea Dam Remains “the Most Cost-effective” Solution For The Region’s Water Supply

Saturday, 22 February 2020, 12:18 pm | Waimea Water

Waimea Irrigators Ltd (WIL) says the importance of the Waimea Dam is well understood and it remains the most cost-effective solution for the region’s water supply, despite a construction cost increase announced today. Waimea Water Ltd (WWL) today ... More >>

Revised Construction Cost And Timeframe For Waimea Dam Announced

Saturday, 22 February 2020, 12:06 pm | Waimea Water

Waimea Water Ltd (WWL) says the forecast cost and timeframe for the build of the Waimea Community Dam have been revised after encountering unforeseen geological conditions. The projected new cost is $129.4 million and there is now a two to four-month delay, ... More >>

Waimea Water selects CEO

Thursday, 28 February 2019, 12:10 pm | Waimea Water

A chief executive officer and two board directors have been appointed by Waimea Water Limited (WWL), the council-controlled organisation responsible for building and operating the Waimea Community Dam. More >>

TDC says yes to water for 100 years

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 4:20 pm | Waimea Water

Richmond, Mapua, Brightwater, and Wakefield residents and businesses will have access to water year-round with the Tasman District Council’s continued commitment today to fund the construction of the Waimea Community Dam. More >>




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