Far North District Council

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Far North District Council
752 days ago

Future secured for Kawakawa pool

Catherine Langford from Far North District Council

The future of the Far North’s only Council-funded heated public swimming pool is more secure thanks to an agreement between the Far North District Council, Sport Northland, Bay of Islands College and the Ministry of Education. For news about other Far North District Council projects and services… View moreThe future of the Far North’s only Council-funded heated public swimming pool is more secure thanks to an agreement between the Far North District Council, Sport Northland, Bay of Islands College and the Ministry of Education. For news about other Far North District Council projects and services that make the District a great place to live and visit, go to our website and read our latest Creating Great Places newsletter.

Te Papawai Community Pool is a 25-metre, six-lane pool located at the Bay of Islands Recreation Centre at Bay of Islands College, Kawakawa. The pool is open to the general public seven days a week (Monday to Friday 6am-7:30pm and Saturday/Sunday 8am-2pm). Please phone the pool on (09) 404 0127 before visiting, because it is sometimes used by swimming clubs.
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756 days ago

Out of the ocean into the fire

Catherine Langford from Far North District Council

Free talk at the Turner Centre in the Theatre Bar on Wednesday 11 October 19:00 by Dr Bruce Hayward, hosted by Far North District Council -- An exploration of northern New Zealand’s 300-million-year history - a talk by Dr Bruce Hayward, a semi-retired research geologist, paleontologist and … View moreFree talk at the Turner Centre in the Theatre Bar on Wednesday 11 October 19:00 by Dr Bruce Hayward, hosted by Far North District Council -- An exploration of northern New Zealand’s 300-million-year history - a talk by Dr Bruce Hayward, a semi-retired research geologist, paleontologist and marine ecologist, who spent most of his career studying aspects of the natural and human history of northern New Zealand. This compelling talk of our fiery volcanic history will take place in the Theatre Bar. There will be an cash bar and nibbles. Copies of Bruce's book will be available for purchase. All welcome! No booking required.

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937 days ago

Do you use Lindvart Park?

Catherine Langford from Far North District Council

Council is undertaking a review of the Lindvart Park Reserve Management Plan. To assist with this review, Council is conducting a survey to see what people think of the Park. We are particularly interested in hearing about any improvements you might like to see, be it better facilities, more … View moreCouncil is undertaking a review of the Lindvart Park Reserve Management Plan. To assist with this review, Council is conducting a survey to see what people think of the Park. We are particularly interested in hearing about any improvements you might like to see, be it better facilities, more variety of sports, other physical activities or anything else.

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951 days ago

Wast Management and Minimisation in the Far North

Catherine Langford from Far North District Council

Have you got ideas you'd like to be considered for Far North District Council's waste minimisation and management plan?

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979 days ago

Funding for Kai Ora healthy food projects

Catherine Langford from Far North District Council

Groups and organisations keen to improve community access to healthy food are invited to apply for up to $5000 in funding to help them launch collaborative projects across the Far North District.

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