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January

Waitangi Commemoration event for our Kapiti Coast Community
Waitangi Commemoration event for our Kapiti Coast Community
30 January 2024 | Events
Waitangi Commemoration event for our Kapiti Coast Community
Waitangi commemorations, hosted by the Whakarongotai Marae Trustees under the rangatiratanga of their local iwi Te Āti Awa in partnership with Kāpiti Coast District Council, will be held on Saturday 3...
Stormwater outfall being replaced on Paekākāriki beach
Stormwater outfall being replaced on Paekākāriki beach
24 January 2024 | Work updates
Stormwater outfall being replaced on Paekākāriki beach
A stormwater outfall on the beach near Beach Road, Paekākāriki will be replaced in mid-February, reports Kāpiti Coast District Council. Sean Mallon, Council’s Group Manager – Infrastructure, says the...
Kāpiti residents enjoy a summer free of water restrictions
Kāpiti residents enjoy a summer free of water restrictions
18 January 2024 | Your council
Kāpiti residents enjoy a summer free of water restrictions
While parts of the Wellington Region are facing water woes, Kāpiti Coast residents are enjoying a water-restriction-free summer thanks to sound investment in the district’s water infrastructure and...
Drainage work to complete Mazengarb Reserve field upgrade
Drainage work to complete Mazengarb Reserve field upgrade
15 January 2024 | Work updates
Drainage work to complete Mazengarb Reserve field upgrade
Work to complete an upgrade to the drainage system at the Mazengarb Reserve playing fields is kicking off this week to future proof the surface for many years of sporting endeavour. Half of the field...
No changes to household kerbside recycling in Kāpiti
No changes to household kerbside recycling in Kāpiti
11 January 2024 | Your council
No changes to household kerbside recycling in Kāpiti
The Ministry for the Environment is standardising the items that can be collected for kerbside recycling across Aotearoa New Zealand – for Kāpiti this means no changes. Kāpiti Coast District Council...
Call for concept designs for Maclean Park public art installation
Call for concept designs for Maclean Park public art installation
09 January 2024 | Our community
Call for concept designs for Maclean Park public art installation
The Kāpiti Coast District Council invites local artists to submit their ideas for a temporary public artwork commission as part of the Maclean Park upgrades. The artwork will be installed on the new...
Explore hidden Waikanae Beach these summer holidays
Explore hidden Waikanae Beach these summer holidays
06 January 2024 | Our community
Explore hidden Waikanae Beach these summer holidays
We all know and love summer in Waikanae Beach! From lazy days on the sand to summer ice creams (or fish and chips) under the macrocarpas looking at Kāpiti Island, and the awesome cafe culture, retro...