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.

Get Funding Information at Home or On-the-Go

28 Jan 2015, 2:36 PM

Members of the Waitomo District Library can now access information from wherever it suits, with Waitomo District Council's new service to ratepayers.

Previously available through your local library, you can also access FundView and BreakOut funding information tools from any computer you use.  


Do you need funding for your community, voluntary organisation or club? 

With information on over 1200 grants FundView is the best place to get help with administration costs, salaries, building re-development, volunteer expenses, equipment, furniture and more.


BreakOut lists over 4000 scholarships and grants for individuals seeking funding for primary, secondary school, university and polytechnic study; research; fellowships; professional and personal development; and career change.

Follow these steps to access FundView and BreakOut:

Step 1

Go to:

Step 2 To Login use the barcode on your Waitomo District Library card.
Step 3 Choose: FundView or BreakOut
Step 4 Search for funding


Many funds are closing soon so now is the perfect time to get cracking on your funding applications. 

Once you are started, check regularly to see what’s new.  FundView and BreakOut are updated daily, with new funds added each week.

Need more information?

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 07 878 1028