Proposed Arts and Culture Strategic Plan

Whanganui District Council is consulting on its proposed Arts and Culture Str​ategic Plan.

The Plan establishes Council's strategic direction for arts and culture over the next ten years. Through engagement with our creative communities, an overarching vision has been developed – 'creativity is at the heart of our identity'. This vision is supported by five goals:

  • Mana whenua participation
  • Championing arts and culture
  • Connected creative communities
  • A prosperous creative economy
  • Access and engagement for all

To submit your feedback, please complete the submission form online (see below).

You can also email your thoughts to or drop a submission form into the Council's temporary customer services area at 179 St Hill Street.

Copies of the proposed Plan and submission form are also available from the Davis Central City Library and Gonville Café Library.

Submissions close at 5.00pm on Friday, 15 March 2019.

Proposed Arts and Culture Strategic Plan (PDF, 5MB)

To make a submission:

Submission form (online)

Submission form (print version, PDF 390KB)

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