Waikato Cherry Tree Festival 21 – 23 September 2018  8am – 8pm, 125 Matangi Road

A Canopy and Carpet of Pink in The Waikato In celebration of Spring, the Waikato Cherry Tree Festival will welcome thousands of visitors to experience the beauty of the cherry trees in full bloom, creating a spectacular backdrop. Stilt walkers, human statues, Japanese Wai-Taiko drummers, Kapa Haka, Kung Fu displays and a Chinese dragon are… Read More Waikato Cherry Tree Festival 21 – 23 September 2018  8am – 8pm, 125 Matangi Road

Waikato District Council heritage and discretionary funding available

Applications are now open for the final 2018 rounds of funding from the Waikato District Council Heritage Project Fund and from the Council’s Discretionary Grants Fund to support projects and events in the district. Waikato District Council’s Chief Operating Officer Tony Whittaker says, “These funds support a range of heritage and other community projects and… Read More Waikato District Council heritage and discretionary funding available

Proposed Waikato District Plan Community Drop in sessions this week

Community drop-in sessions to provide information and advice on the Waikato District Council’s Proposed District Plan will be held in the Tamahere Community Centre on Monday September 3 and Tuesday September 4, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. https://www.waikatodistrict.govt.nz/your-council/plans-policies-and-bylaws/plans/district-plan-review “If you would like advice on how to make a submission, make an appointment with an independent… Read More Proposed Waikato District Plan Community Drop in sessions this week

Submissions open for Proposed Waikato District Plan

Media Release received from the WDC… Waikato District Council’s Proposed Waikato District Plan has been notified and the community can now make a submission. The Proposed Waikato District Plan (Stage 1) establishes the guidelines for future growth and development, including rules for protecting the district’s environment and heritage. Waikato District Mayor Allan Sanson says the… Read More Submissions open for Proposed Waikato District Plan