Christmas and New Year Opening Hours and Services

07 January 2018, 08:00 AM

Horowhenua District Council  |  Community Centres  |  Public Pools  |  Dog Pound  |  Cemeteries  |  Recycling Services  |  Christmas & New Year Kerbside Recycling & Rubbish Bag Collection 

Horowhenua District Council (Civic Building, 126 Oxford Street, Levin)

Monday 18 December to Friday 22 December 8am – 5pm
Monday, 25 December 2017 closed to Tuesday, 2 January 2018 Closed

Normal opening hours resume on Wednesday, 3 January 2018.

Please note there will be no building inspections undertaken between 4pm Friday 22 December and 1pm Wednesday 3 January.

Community Centres

Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō

Saturday 23 December 10am – 4pm
Sunday 24 December Closed
Monday 25 December Closed
Tuesday 26 December Closed
Wednesday 27 December 10am – 9pm
Thursday 28 December 9am – 5.30pm
Friday 29 December 9am – 5.30pm
Saturday 30 December 10am – 4pm
Sunday 31 December Closed
Monday 1 January Closed
Tuesday 2 January Closed
Wednesday 3 January Normal opening hours resume

Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom

Saturday 23 December 10am – 4pm
Sunday 24 December 10am – 1pm
Monday 25 December Closed
Tuesday 26 December 10am – 4.00pm
Wednesday 27 December 10am – 5.30pm
Thursday 28 December 10am – 5.30pm
Friday 29 December 10am – 5.30pm
Saturday 30 December 10am – 4pm
Sunday 31 December 10am – 1pm
Monday 1 January 10am – 4pm
Tuesday 2 January 10am – 4pm
Wednesday 3 January Normal opening hours resume

Shannon Library

Saturday 23 December 10am – 12pm
Sunday 24 December Closed
Monday 25 December Closed
Tuesday 26 December Closed
Wednesday 27 December 10am – 12pm / 1pm  – 5pm
Thursday 28 December 10am – 12pm / 1pm  – 5pm
Friday 29 December 10am – 12pm / 1pm  – 5pm
Saturday 30 December 10am – 12pm
Sunday 31 December Closed
Monday 1 January Closed
Tuesday 2 January Closed
Wednesday 3 January Normal opening hours resume

Public Pools

Levin Aquatic Centre

Saturday 23 December 8am – 6pm
Sunday 24 December 8am – 6pm
Monday 25 December Closed
Tuesday 26 December 11am – 6pm 
Wednesday 27 December 6am – 9pm
Thursday 28 December 6am – 9pm
Friday 29 December 6am – 9pm
Saturday 30 December 8am – 6pm
Sunday 31 December 8am – 6pm
Monday 1 January 11am – 6pm 
Tuesday 2 January 11am – 6pm
Wednesday 3 January Normal opening hours resume

Foxton Pools

Saturday 23 December 10am – 6pm
Sunday 24 December 10am – 6pm
Monday 25 December Closed
Tuesday 26 December 11am – 6pm 
Wednesday 27 December 11am – 7pm
Thursday 28 December 11am – 7pm
Friday 29 December 10am – 7pm
Saturday 30 December 10am – 6pm
Sunday 31 December 10am – 6pm
Monday 1 January 11am – 6pm 
Tuesday 2 January 11am – 6pm
Wednesday 3 January Normal opening hours resume

Shannon Pool

Saturday 23 December 1pm – 6pm
Sunday 24 December 1pm – 6pm
Monday 25 December Closed
Tuesday 26 December 1pm – 6pm 
Wednesday 27 December Normal opening hours resume

Normal opening hours for all pools apply from Wednesday 3 January. For more information visit aquatics.horowhenua.govt.nz

Dog Pound

Open weekdays from 12.30pm to 1.30pm and from 3.30pm to 4pm. Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

The Pound will be closed on the Public Holidays of 25 - 26 December and 1 – 2 January.

Cemeteries

For all cemeteries district–wide, a Sunday and Public Holiday Fee applies to all interments on Sundays and public holidays with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day when no interments are permitted.

Recycling and Rubbish Collection

Recycling Services

Foxton Beach: A recycling station is located on Seabury Ave and available from Tuesday 19 December 2017 until mid-March 2018.

Waitarere Beach and Waikawa Beach: Recycling service available each Saturday from 30 December 2017 to Saturday 27 January 2018. A recycling truck and operator will be located at:

  • Waitarere Beach: from 1pm to 3.30pm at the tennis courts.
  • Waikawa Beach: from 9am to 11.30am near the toilet block at the reserve.

Please dispose of approved recyclable material only.

Christmas and New Year Kerbside Recycling and Rubbish Bag Collection

Levin, Hokio Beach, Foxton, Foxton Beach, Waitarere Beach, Tokomaru, Shannon, Ohau, Manakau and Waikawa Beach:

Monday 25 December No collection
Tuesday 26 December Monday's collection
Wednesday 27 December Tuesday's collection
Thursday 28 December Wednesday’s collection
Friday 29 December Thursday’s collection and Shannon and Tokomaru
Saturday 30 December Kimberley Road and south (includes Ohau and Manakau)
Monday 1 January No collection
Tuesday 2 January Monday’s collection
Wednesday 3 January Tuesday’s collection
Thursday 4 January Wednesday’s collection
Friday 5 January Thursday’s collection and Shannon and Tokomaru
Saturday 6 January

Kimberley Road and south (includes Ohau and Manakau)

Please be aware collection times may vary. Please have bags and crates out by 7am.