Horowhenua is at Alert Level 2. Many of our services have returned to normal and our facilities have reopened, with additional precautions in place where necessary.View information about Council's essential services during Alert Level 2
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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.