Weather Watch - Heavy Rain
MetService has issued a Weather Watch for heavy rain for Waitomo, Taumarunui and the lower west coast areas including Taranaki. There is an expectation that this will turn into a warning.
The weather watch is valid from noon on Saturday 23 September until 9am on Sunday 24 September.

Please take care and drive to the conditions while out and about this weekend.

Waitomo District Citizens Awards

8 Apr 2014, 8:00 AM

Waitomo District Council is calling for nominations for the 2014 Waitomo District Citizens Awards.

These awards celebrate and honour the incredible achievements of individuals, who through their outstanding community spirit and dedication have made a significant contribution to the Waitomo District.

Nominations are now called for:

  • Lifetime Achievement Awards

Recipients of the "Lifetime Achievement Award" will have, over a number of years, demonstrated outstanding community spirit and through their involvement in community projects, organisations and initiatives have made a significant contribution to the Waitomo District.

  • Citizen of the Year Award

Recipients of the "Citizen of the Year Award" will have over the past twelve months, demonstrated exceptional community spirit, been involved in organisations, projects and initiatives that have resulted in significant positive outcomes for the Waitomo District.

The call for nominations will close at 5.00pm Monday 28 April 2014.

Nomination forms and criteria can be found on our website or by contacting Donna Macdonald - Community Development Coordinator on (07) 878 0803.