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December

Top score for Waikato Stadium's All Blacks test

Hamilton’s Waikato Stadium has notched up an impressive score in a formal review of the delivery of the All Blacks versus England Test played in June.

Helping you make smart water choices is Sally’s mission

Encouraging smart choices around water usage in the Waikato is the mission of the new Smart Water Coordinator, Sally Fraser.

Hamilton Gardens' chickens put to work

Eggs laid by Hamilton Gardens’ two resident chickens are being used for an exclusive range of products launched in the new Gardens’ shop.

A year of licensing safe drinking

Ensuring a safe drinking culture in Hamilton is one of the key roles of the city’s District Licensing Committee (DLC), which is celebrating its first birthday this month.

Media advisory: Lake Domain playground opening

On Thursday, 18 December, Mayor Julie Hardaker will formally open the new playground at Hamilton Lake Domain.

Hamilton Gardens boosts New Zealand's destination appeal

Hamilton Gardens has joined the ranks of the haka, the iconic Milford Track and stunning Fiordland as reasons why New Zealand is the world’s best country to visit.

Christmas doggy day this weekend

Hamilton dog owners are invited to a unique doggy day out in Christmas (Garden) Place this Saturday, 20 December.

Sign up for Libraries' Summer Reading programme

Registrations have opened for Hamilton City Libraries’ Summer Reading programme.

Te Papa artworks on display at Waikato Museum

The latest works from the regional initiative Unpacked: Treasures from Te Papa go on display at Waikato Museum today.

Civic Awards conclude Council year

The annual Civic Awards concluded the Hamilton City Council year today.

Media advisory: Decisions from yesterday's council meeting

The ordinary monthly meeting of the Hamilton City Council was held yesterday.

Media Advisory: Extraordinary Council meeting adjourned until February

For the past six months, the Council has been preparing a draft budget for the Ten Year Plan 2015-2025, and what services and projects will be provided for in the coming years.

Media Advisory: Council resolves to retain ownership of Claudelands

Hamilton City Council has resolved to retain its ownership of the Claudelands Events and Entertainment centre and operation.

Be safe with swimming pools

There’s nothing like a cool dip – or a fun splash – in a swimming pool over summer but Hamilton City Council is reminding people that it is important to check that pools are safely fenced.

Use your head, stop on red

A new road safety campaign launched (today) by Hamilton City Council will remind city motorists to stop safely at red lights to avoid crashes and traffic jams.

Christmas ice-skating rink hits town

Move over Santa, a revolutionary new ice rink is coming to town.

Draft 10-Year Plan budget released for discussion by Council

Hamilton City Council today released its draft 10-Year Plan budget in the Council agenda.

Media advisory: Proposed Open Air Burning Bylaw consultation closes

The month-long consultation on Hamilton City Council’s proposed Open Air Burning Bylaw has closed.

Mayor, councillor join author for library event

Mayor Julie Hardaker and Councillor Angela O’Leary will join Canterbury author Craig Smith for a special event at Hamilton’s Central Library (Garden Place) this weekend.

Hamilton is a destination on the rise

Hamilton named in the top 10 South Pacific destinations on the rise by the world’s largest travel website, TripAdvisor.

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