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Library now helping families set up low cost internet with Spark Jump
31 Oct 2018

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From November 1 2018 Kaikōura District Library will have another way to help families who need a hand getting online.

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Library now available anytime, anywhere
5 Oct 2018

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The Kaikōura District Library (whare pukapuka) has upgraded it's services, putting its catalogue online and allowing online membership sign-ups.

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Civic building wins award
28 Sep 2018

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The Civic Building, home to Council, the Museum, the library and Environment Canterbury Offices, won a Highly Commended Award in the Innovation Category of the 2018 NZ Wood-Resene Timber Design Awards.

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NCTIR SH1 Resilience works
17 Jul 2018

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Kaikōura’s beaches, surf and coastal environment are some of our District’s most valued areas. Mangamaunu is especially important to many of our residents and visitors including those who whakapapa to the area.

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Kā Huru Manu
16 May 2018

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Kā Huru Manu provides a Ngāi Tahu perspective on the South Island through an interactive cultural map. It is a site dedicated to fostering cultural revitalisation and recording the historical data held deep within Ngāi Tahu heritage.

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