Fire and Emergency NZ has advised that the Manawatū-Whanganui Coastal Zone will move to a restricted fire season from 8am on Friday 12 January until further notice due to warm temperatures, drying winds and a lack of rainfall. A restricted fire season means anyone planning on lighting an open-air fire will need a permit.Please be aware of the fire risk conditions – if in doubt, don't light!
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Published on 15 November 2023
Te Hononga a Hapori Community Link(PDF, 2MB) this week includes information about summer swim spot monitoring, Anzac Parade flood preparedness and a Share the Road campaign visit to Whanganui Intermediate School.