COVID-19: Welfare and Support for Central North Island residents

For assistance with anything from putting food on the table, to making sure you and your family are nice and warm heading into winter, feel free to...

Ruapehu District landfill and transfer stations open for ‘limited service’

All Transfer Stations and the Landfill are currently open, but operating under limited service. This situation may change depending on how the situation progresses. The focus of Alert Level...

Ruapehu College Principal Kim Basse: “It’s definitely a different beast”

Ruapehu College Principal Kim Basse joined Sean on Ski Mornings this morning to chat about the changes that have been made to our high-school students education amidst...

RDC Mayor Don Cameron: “Plenty were stopped, but some did get through”

Ski Mornings guy Sean had a chat with Ruapehu District Mayor Don Cameron on Wednesday morning. Chatting about how police did with naughty visitors to the region...

Multiple fires in Taupō keep fire crews busy

Sourced from Stuff.co.nz A slew of fires in Taupō kept crews busy overnight, with two under investigation. Emergency services were called to a fire on Whangamata Rd in Marotiri, near Kinloch,...

RDC Mayor Don Cameron: “Stay home this Easter”

Mayor Don Cameron is urging anyone thinking of travelling to Ruapehu for the Easter break not to do so. “Please rethink your plans and stay home,” he said. “People...

Covid-19 assessment centre Easter hours

Over the Easter long weekend, the community-based assessment centre at Whanganui Hospital will be open as usual – 8am to 9pm, seven days a week. However, the other...

Following lockdown rules critical to recovering Ruapehu’s economy

FOLLOWING LOCKDOWN RULES CRITICAL TO RECOVERING RUAPEHU’S ECONOMY & LIFESTYLE Ruapehu District Mayor Don Cameron said that it is more important than ever for us to keep to...

56 metre long wind turbines set to travel through Whanganui

Sourced from Whanganui Chronicle One hundred 56 metre wind turbine blades will move through Whanganui over the coming days as they are shifted to Manawatū to free a cargo...

Council says Ruapehu off to a good start in isolation

Self-isolation in Ruapehu off to a good start Ruapehu Civil Defence said that the first day of the response to Alert Level 4 requiring anyone not in an...