With the increased flow in the Ōhau River and reduction in water demand, water restrictions for Levin and Ōhau have been completely lifted, effective immediately. Thank you for your co-operation.
View the Public Notice
From 11.59pm 13 April 2022, all of Aotearoa moved to Orange under the COVID-19 Protection Framework.View updated information about Council’s services and facilities at Orange
View the Unite against COVID-19 website to find out what the move to Orange means
Poor weather conditions have caused slips at Mangahao Road, Shannon & Gladstone Road, Levin. Both roads are closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic. We'll provide further updates as soon as they become available. We're also monitoring any impact the rain may have on turbidity in our drinking water plants in Levin, Shannon & Tokomaru.
Whether you want to do a short walk or a multi-night tramp, there is a suitable track for everyone to enjoy our natural environment. Find out about local cycle tracks and walking trails on these pages
Horowhenua is home to several parks, domains and reserves . If you're looking for a great spot for a barbecue, somewhere to give your dog a run or a playground for the kids – you'll find it here.
Horowhenua District Council hires out a variety of Halls and Venues as well as the Meeting Rooms at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō and Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom, and the meeting rooms and facilities at Levin Aquatic Centre.
Whether you're looking for a great spot to kick a ball around, have a casual game of touch rugby or play competitive sports, we have grounds available all year round.
The Horowhenua District is home to a state of the art Community Centre and Library Complex incorporated within Te Takere, it also has Foxton Service Centre and Library and Shannon Library. Read More.
Aquatics Horowhenua encompasses the Levin Aquatic Centre, Foxton Pools and Shannon Pool, offering the community and visitors to the Horowhenua a range of facilities, events, programmes and activities.
View some common questions we receive from our community about Facilities and the corresponding answers.