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.

Update on Rural Fire Season

10 Feb 2015

The following information provides an update on the current rural fire season:

Waitomo District Council will be issuing permits starting Monday 9 February 2015, with an expiry date of Friday 20th February 2015.

Principal Rural Fire Officer David Brown, will review the conditions next week and provide an update on the status of the Rural Fire Season.

David Brown

Principal Rural Fire Officer

  • Phone 027 233 2152, or Waitomo District Council Office on (07) 878 0800 or 0800 932 4357.