Selwyn Community Fund round one awarded
The Selwyn Community Fund has recognised the work of a variety of groups and organisations within Selwyn. Round one has seen 22 organisations receiving funding, with a total of $39,250 allocated.
Marae hosts first Selwyn citizenship ceremony on Waitangi Day
Waitangi Day 2019 was a day to remember for 30 new New Zealanders, who became New Zealand citizens at the first ever citizenship ceremony to be held at Ngāti Moki Marae, Taumutu.
New park-and-ride facility for Rolleston
New car parks on the corner of Norman Kirk Drive and Kidman Street.
Fire restrictions in place for Selwyn district
Fire and Emergency New Zealand has advised that the Selwyn district will go to a restricted fire season from midnight Tuesday 29 January.
Extended hours starting at Selwyn libraries
Weekday hours at all four libraries will be from 9am to 6pm, with Lincoln and Rolleston libraries also remaining open until 8pm on Thursday evenings. Saturday will open from 10am to 4pm. Lincoln and Rolleston libraries will also be open on Sundays from 10am to 4pm.
Toxic Algae alert in Selwyn/Waikirikiri River - Glentunnel
CDHB’s Community and Public Health unit has issued a health warning after potentially toxic blue-green algae were found in Selwyn/Waikirikiri River downstream of the Glentunnel swimming hole.
Masefield Drive repairs to start
Work will start shortly to upgrade the section of Masefield Drive, Rolleston, between the vehicle entrance to the new Rolleston Square Shopping Centre and Dryden Avenue.
Meet Your Street brings communities together
Our Meet your Street crew have been out and about all over Selwyn most Tuesdays since November delivering free sausage sizzles and community catch ups.
Summer in Selwyn and more
There are plenty of events and activities on in Selwyn over the summer break.