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Road Closure Notice
Further to our previous notice - Masterton-Castlepoint
Road between the Riversdale turnoff and Adams Peak
Road corner will be totally closed the following day
Wednesday, 10 February - 9.00am to 3.00pm
If travelling from the East the detour will be at
the Langdale Road corner. The detour adds
approximately 10 minutes (7 km) to your journey.
Please be aware of the Whareama School as you
approach it - especially at 2.45pm when children are
Thank you for your patience and please forward us
any other email addresses you think might appreciate
receiving this and future notifications.
NZ Forest Works Ltd - Rob Calder - 027 283 6888
Masterton District Council - Alec Birch - 06 370
Road Closure Notice
Preparation for the Blairlogie road edge forest
harvest has begun.
Council To Investigate Strengthening Masterton Municipal Building
Masterton District Council has commissioned a full structural
engineering report on the Town Hall and Chapel Street offices, prior
to carrying out this year’s planned interior renovation programme.
Bee Swarms in Masterton area
Over the bee summer season bee numbers (in the hive) can increase.
Henley Lake Closed to Recreational Water Users
Masterton's Henley Lake currently has high levels of
toxic algae and is closed for all water activities.
Christmas and New Year Rubbish & Recycling Collection
Please ensure all residential bags are out by 7.30am and in
area by 8.30am.
Prohibition of Vehicles and Consumption or Possession of Liquor
Castlepoint and Riversdale Beach
Public Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Masterton
Consolidated Bylaw 2012 Part 17 – Liquor Control in Public
Places and Section 147 of the Local Government Act 2002 the
Masterton District Council has placed a prohibition on vehicles
and on consumption or possession of liquor in the places and at
the times listed below:
Wairarapa Rural Fire District - Restricted Fire Season
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 22 of the Forest
and Rural Fires Act, 1977, that a: RESTRICTED FIRE SEASON has been imposed on the lighting
of fires in the open on all lands within the Wairarapa Rural
Masterton Urban Ward & Taueru Alternate Day Water Sprinkling
Public Notice is hereby given that an alternate day water
sprinkling ban will be in force from Tuesday 1st December 2015
to 31st March 2016, in the Urban Masterton water supply and
Taueru water supply areas.