From 1 February 2024, you need to put your lids, caps, bottle-tops and spray cans into your rubbish bag or wheelie bin, when new government recycling rules come in.
Find your bin collection day, waste and recycling stations.
Discover our parks, walks, playgrounds, gardens and other facilities.
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Find out where you can camp and the rules for the Whangārei District.
Find out how climate resilience is at the core of many of our projects, plans and strategies.
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Where you can take your dogs, rules for keeping cats, and other information for local animals.
Find information about Council cemeteries.
Published on 14 February 2024
Contractors have started laying new paving between Whangārei’s Old Central Library, the Central Library, Te Iwitahi and down Lovers Lane.
Published on 31 January 2024
The Future Development Strategy looks to set out a vision for the Whangārei District over the next 20-30 years, especially concerning the layout of urban and residential development.
Published on 27 January 2024
More than 300 repairs have been completed to cater for more traffic on the roads that will be used for detours when the Brynderwyns close in February.
16 March 2024
A fun free event suitable for the whole family with plenty of entertainment, food trucks and a free movie screening of Disney's Brave on the big outdoor screen!
24 February 2024
The annual event is back again in the beautiful Mangakahia Valley with pony rides, face painting, lots of food stalls, music and more!
With eight diverse zones spanned across a 1km stretch of Whangārei's waterfront, there's something for everyone, from curious toddlers to music-loving teens, and art enthusiasts of all ages and abilities.
Submissions closing on 23 February 2024, 11:59 PM
Give us feedback on alcohol ban areas in Whangārei as part of the Alcohol Control Bylaw review.
Enjoy this awesome series of events that happen across Whangārei from January to March.
This fund supports young people to deliver a community event to celebrate Youth Week. Apply now!
Read more about the changes