Community Update

4 Oct 2018, 10:11 AM

Community Partnership Fund - applications now open

We invite community based groups to make application for financial assistance through the Community Partnership Fund.  Application forms and further details outlining the fund are available here, or by contacting the Customer Services Team, Waitomo District Council, Queen Street, Te Kuiti on phone (07) 878 0800. Applications close at 5.00 pm November 1st  2018.


Draft Freedom Camping Bylaw and amendments to the Public Places Bylaw 2009 and Public Amenities Bylaw 2010

Waitomo District Council proposes to implement a new Freedom Camping Bylaw to manage freedom camping within the Waitomo District, and as a result of the new Bylaw, Waitomo District Council also intends to amend the Public Places Bylaw 2009 and Public Amenities Bylaw 2010 where it relates to camping.

Copies of the Summary of Information and Statement of Proposal are available from Waitomo District Council, Waitomo District Library, Te Kuiti i-SITE, and on Council’s website. View our public notice published in today’s classifieds for more information.


Holiday activities at Waitomo District Library


Personalise your one-of-a-kind mug to take home and enjoy. This is an all day activity so you can join us at anytime on Friday 5th October. 


Explore and learn ways to design and build fantastic structures. Wednesday 10th October, 10am.


The beauty of creativity, is that you can get creative with just about anything - even cardboard! Join us for this fun craft activity on Friday 12th October, 10am.

Borrow two library books over the holidays you will receive an activity pack to take home. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years.

For more information contact the Library team on (07) 878 1028.