Public holiday opening hours
Read our COVID-19 webpage for our latest hours and information.
Some of our hours are a little different over Public Holidays for our Council and community services.
The following times apply to all New Zealand Public Holidays unless otherwise stated.
- Paraparaumu and the Ōtaki and Waikanae Service Centre are all closed
- Our after-hours Call Centre will still be taking phone calls.
- All libraries closed on Public Holidays
- 24 December 2020 and 31 December all libraries will close at 3pm
- Coastlands Aquatic Centre – open 8am–8pm
- ANZAC Day – open 12pm–8pm
- Christmas Day – closed
- Waikanae Pool – open 6am–8pm
- Waitangi Day – Waikanae Pool closes at 6pm
- Ōtaki Pool – open 8am–6pm
On 24/12 & 31/12 all pools close at 5pm.
Refuse and recycling collection
The collection will continue as usual, unless otherwise stated.
Waste Management, Low-Cost Bins, EnviroWaste:
- Good Friday collection is on Saturday 11 April 2020
- Christmas collection is on Saturday 26 December 2020
- New Year collection is on Saturday 2 January 2021.
- Ōtaki Resource Recovery Centre – open 9am–5pm
- Otaihanga Resource Recovery Facility – open 9am–5pm
- Composting New Zealand – open 9am–5pm
- Waikanae Greenwaste & Recycling Centre – open 9am–5pm