Buller District Council


Media Release- CommuniTea’s success goes global

22nd August, 2019
The success of Granity’s CommuniTea is going global. Buller District Library Manager Emma Sherie recently show-cased the volunteer led project to attendees at a national community engagement conference in Canberra, Australia. As co-founder and volunteer with CommuniTea, Sherie is passionate about sharing the success of this citizen led project and how it has contributed to […] Read more »

Media Release-Residents return home after fire

21st August, 2019
Residents at Buller District Council’s elderly housing flats have returned to their homes after spending four weeks in temporary accommodation after fire forced the residents to evacuate their flats. The fire which was caused by an electrical fault ruined an exterior switchboard and damaged a wall. “While there is still some minor brick work to […] Read more »

Pedestrian Access and Mobility Plan(PAMP)- Draft Walking Access Plan

20th August, 2019
In June, Council held workshops with the local community to help to develop a ‘Walking Action Plan’ for the Buller district.  The community actively engaged in this project and as a result of the workshops and community feedback, a draft plan has been developed.  Whether you were able to attend the workshops,  provided additional comments […] Read more »


12th August, 2019
Consumers on the Westport/Carters Beach water supply are requested to restrict the amount of water they use each day. Due to the sustained loss of water quality at Council’s alternate water supply, water has been unable to be pumped up to the reservoir, leading to a decrease in raw water storage levels. To enable the […] Read more »


9th August, 2019
2019 marks the 41st Anniversary of the Buller Civic and Sporting Awards which Pulse Energy are proudly sponsoring for the third year. Nominations can be completed online at http://www.bullerawards.co.nz/ Or download the appropriate nomination form from the links below: Civic Award Nomination form 2019 Community of the Year Nomination form 2019 Local Hero of Year […] Read more »

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