News Release

Kiwi Guardian Site in the Rangitikei Area

Getting kids more connected to nature with FREE family-friendly, treasure hunt style activities at specific Department of Conservation sites encourages them to engage with the outdoors and, ultimately, earn themselves a medal for their efforts. Read More...

News Release

New Legislation to Improve Pool Safety and Compliance

A major overhaul of swimming pool safety requirements has been welcomed by the Rangitikei District Council. Taking effect from 1 January 2017, The Building (Pools) Amendment Bill has been passed by Parliament to strengthen pool safety compliance and reduce the accidental drowning of children. Read More...

News Release

Media Release - Ultra-Fast Broadband

Good news - Rangitikei towns to receive Ultra-Fast Broadband. Rangitikei District Council is very pleased with the Government’s announcement that ultra-fast broadband (UFB) will be available in Bulls, Marton and Taihape. Council has been campaigning over the last few years to have its main towns included in the broadband roll-out programme. Read More...

Situation Status

Planned Works

List of planned works that are scheduled for the month. Read more...


Notices of Temporary Road Closures, Air Tattoo, Intentions to close roads, Mangaweka Bridge Open with restriction Read more...

Fire Restrictions

Current Fire Season: Restricted Taihape-Napier Road. Fires prohibited on all beaches and restricted within 3km of the coast and all land within 1km of DoC land. Read more...

Water Supply

There are currently no Water Supply issues.

Emergency Situation

There is no declared emergency at present


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Rangitikei Libraries

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