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125 years of Women's Suffrage
19 Sep 2018

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19 September 2018 marks 125 years of women's suffrage in NZ.


Women's suffrage in Kaikōura

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Funding for freedom camping trouble spot
14 Sep 2018

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Council will receive $35,650 of funding to work with the community to investigate solutions for managing freedom camping in the coastal area along Kiwa Road.

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Risk update: natural hazards
14 Sep 2018

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Kaikoura District Council staff and geotechnical experts are talking to owners of properties affected by natural hazards to gather feedback before making final decisions for the future.

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Win a reusable bag
7 Sep 2018

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Sign up and WIN: get your rates bill sent via email and go in the draw to win a reusable ' Kaikōura' tote bag!

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Traffic Bylaw consultation
3 Sep 2018

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Council is responsible for managing the safe and efficient use of the District’s roads. A new traffic bylaw has been drafted which will replace the previous Kaikōura District (Traffic Control) Bylaw 1995 and the Kaikōura District Council Speed Limits Bylaw 2005.

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What's the plan, Hapuku?
29 Aug 2018

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CD kaikouraOur Civil Defence Emergency Management Officer Kd, has been travelling the countryside spreading the word about our rural areas creating Community Disaster Plans

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Seniors provide feedback for national strategy
27 Aug 2018

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Minister for Seniors (through Ministry for Social Development) has been consulting on the development of a strategy to prepare for an ageing population. 

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Responsible Camping
24 Aug 2018

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The Responsible Camping Working Group met for the first time in mid-August. The first meeting focused on identifying and discussing sites within the Kaikōura District where people have camped or may wish to camp in the future.  The group also began developing criteria which will be used to help assess the suitability of these sites for camping.

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Communications team wins national award
24 Aug 2018

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Kaikōura District Council and the North Canterbury Transport Infrastructure Recovery (NCTIR) alliance have jointly won an Emergency Media and Public Affairs (EMPA) communications award for their roles supporting the ongoing recovery of the district following the November 2016 earthquake.

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