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24 Apr 2020


What a month it has been! But we’ve come a long way as a country together.

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Anzac Day under Alert Level 4
23 Apr 2020

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National Anzac Day Commemorations

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Sudima Group remain committed to Kaikōura Hotel
17 Apr 2020

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Les Morgan, the Chief Operating Officer of the Sudima Group has reaffirmed the Sudima Group’s commitment to the Kaikōura Hotel, a purpose-built 4.5-star hotel on Kaikōura’s shoreline.

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COVID19: Update from Kaikōura Healthcare
16 Apr 2020

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The Ministry of Health has updated information on its website daily.

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$10.88 million of PGF funding for Wakatu Quay and South Bay
3 Mar 2020

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Kaikōura’s bright future received a $10.88 million endorsement from the Provincial Growth Fund today at Kaikōura District Council.

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Community Satisfaction and Well-being Survey 2019/2020
3 Mar 2020

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Results from the annual satisfaction and wellbeing survey showed  improvements to satisfaction with all but five of Councils services and assets, and an overall increase in satisfaction of 5%.

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Responsible Camping
25 Feb 2020

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Council wants to know what our businesses and our community think about responsible camping. Take a survey today to have your say about how responsible camping affects local business, what campers spend, where they go and what they do.  

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Economic Development Update
5 Feb 2020

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The statistics for 2019 on the local economy from informetrics are now available.

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Short term visitor accommodation; charges and consents
31 Jan 2020

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Council is working with those who offer short term visitor accommodation to ensure the correct consents are in place and charges are paid.

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Clarence Valley Access
19 Dec 2019

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New permanent access for Clarence Valley is a big step closer thanks to Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency approval of up to an estimated $12million of funding support for a new bridge.

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