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Recent border-related positive COVID-19 case: current locations of interest

For contact tracing purposes, anyone who attended the locations listed here during the relevant timeframes is considered to be a casual contact.
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Public feedback sought on key Kāpiti transport route

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is asking for public feedback on key parts of a reshaped main route through the Kāpiti Coast.
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Tracks remain closed in far north due to feral dogs

DOC will keep a number of tracks and Twilight Campsite closed for a further two weeks in the Far North due to reports of roaming feral dogs.

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Change of fire seasons for mainland Auckland and the Hauraki Islands

From 8am Wednesday 7 April, Auckland mainland is changing to an open fire season, and the populated Hauraki Gulf Islands (Great Barrier, Waiheke, Kawau, Ponti and Rakino) are going into a restricted season. The conservation islands remain in a total fire ban.
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Restricted fire season for North Marlborough

North Marlborough is moving to a restricted fire season 8.00am Thursday 8 April. This is all parts of Marlborough north of the Wairau River (excluding Rarangi and the Diversion) and includes Picton, Havelock and Department of Conservation land in the area.

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Waka Kotahi calls for community collaboration on designing a safer state highway network for Northland/north-west Auckland

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is keen to hear community views on the right speeds for each unique part of the Northland and north/north-western Auckland state highway network.

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Open fire season for Wairarapa and Tararua

Wairarapa and Tararua Districts will be moving to an open fire season as at 8am Wednesday 7 April.
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Extreme fire danger in Otago over Easter

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is suspending all fire permits across the Otago Region, which includes Coastal Zone Dunedin, Clutha including Catlins, Waitaki, Central Zone and Lakes from 12pm on Thursday 1 April until 12pm Tuesday 6 April.
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Shark sightings in Tauranga – beachgoers urged to be vigilant

People enjoying Tauranga and Mt Maunganui’s coast and water this Easter are urged to be aware of the presence of great white sharks.

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New Te Kīwai Fund: A partnership with Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu 

Sport NZ Ihi Aotearoa is pleased to announce its partnership with Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu to provide a new $850,000 Government fund called Te Kīwai. The fund will provide direct financial support for tamariki and rangatahi Māori throughout the South Island who are experiencing financial hardship and missing out on physical activity opportunities.  
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