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Now hiring
13 May 2019

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Make a real difference to our Community's rebuild as the Rebuild Programme Administrator.

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Memorial Hall, a community space throughout time
10 May 2019

2019 repairs

Memorial Hall is one of the most significant buildings in our district and is located on an area that is pivotal to our shared cultural history. As the repair and upgrade to Memorial Hall gets underway, we thought we would take a walk down memory lane and explore some of the history of this community space.

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Draft Annual Plan Consultation
3 May 2019

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The draft Annual Plan 2019/2020 is now out for consultation. 

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Responsible Camping
1 May 2019

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Kaikōura has many holiday parks and campgrounds. Please support local businesses by choosing to stay at one of these. 

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Kaikōura Water Zone Committee
26 Apr 2019

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A brief word from Ted Howard, Chair of the Kaikōura Water Zone Committee - "Two fresh water mataitai were recently gazetted for parts of the Kahutara and Oaro catchments and were raised at our last meeting.  There was a lot of misunderstanding about what they are.  Their history is long and complex.  From a legal perspective, the NZ parliament accepted that their existence is guaranteed by article 2 of the Treaty of Waitangi, and from a Māori perspective their existence is a far older expression of Kaitiakitanga – the responsibility of all to care for the environment and the treasures it delivers to us.

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Building System Reform
23 Apr 2019

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Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment are proposing major changes to New Zealand’s building laws to improve the quality of building work.

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Drinking Water Notices
15 Apr 2019

Boil Water Notices

Boil Water Notice Lifted for Kaikōura Urban Scheme Update 18/04 3pm  

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Community Pool Trust
15 Apr 2019

Swimming Pool

Kaikōura is running a community led project to build a new indoor community pool over the next 4 years. By September 2019, a community based charitable trust will be formed to lead the project, a final site will be chosen, a fundraising strategy will be in place and the community hopes to have raised around $1.5 million in funding, grants and in kind sponsorship.

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Rebuild Update
10 Apr 2019

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Council’s horizontal infrastructure rebuild covers our roads, bridges, and water and sewer networks. The target date for the completion of the rebuild is June 2020.

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Kaikōura Business List
5 Apr 2019

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Help Council keep your business up to date with key information.

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