2022 News


Targa Rally Road Closures

Next week the Targa Rally is coming to the district and as a result there will be some road closures on Wednesday 25th May.

Council to collaborate in support of subdivsion development in Ōtorohanga [PDF 113 KB]

Tenders are invited for the mowing of Council’s parks, road reserves and properties within the Ōtorohanga Township [DOCX 34 KB]


Ōtorohanga Town Concept Plan – tell us what you think the future should look like [PDF 217 KB]

We’re creating a plan for the future of Ōtorohanga Town and we need to hear what you think the future looks like!


ANZAC Day road closures [DOCX 34 KB]

Information on road closures in Ōtorohanga and Kāwhia due to ANZAC Day commemorations.

Targa Bambina 2022 Motoring Event Road Closures  [DOCX 18 KB]

To allow Club Targa Inc to hold the Targa Bambina 2022 motoring event, we will close some roads to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period of the event.

Kāwhia wastewater needs assessment - Property Survey commencing March 15 2022

From 15 March a survey of 100 properties across Kāwhia will be undertaken to help build a picture of overall septic
tank performance in the community.


Start your own business!

The Rebel Business School is coming to Ōtorohanga! Starting on Monday 28 February, they will deliver a free two-week workshop focused on helping you start your own business and get your ideas off the ground.

Where is New Zealand’s most beautiful place?

Vote now for Keep New Zealand Beautiful's Kiwi’s Choice Award.  Ōtorohanga District has two entries that have made the finals!


2022 Fire Status

The Ōtorohanga District moved into a Restricted Fire Season on 10 January 2022