Latest media releases
There's some new art in town
The meaning behind two new art scapes around our city is simple – to enjoy a fun highlight on the walk home from school or work.
Nesting season rolls around for endangered birds
Please watch out for dotterel/tūturiwhatu nests and give them a wide berth this summer.
Funding approved to get camping rules across
Fresh funding provides for three part-time roles to monitor camping over the busy summer months.
Community journey for festive trees
Sixty-eight wooden Christmas trees were rolled into the city centre and hand-delivered to our retailers today.
Meet our new Aquatics Manager
Dad of two Campbell Macgregor calls Gisborne home after being named as our new Aquatics Manager for Kiwa Pools.
Communication boards at more of our playgrounds
More core boards/kupu atua have been put up at playgrounds around our region.
Free mulch available after beach clean-up
Over the next few weeks Gisborne District Council invites the public to bring a trailer and get free mulch for their garden.
Creative support for the vibrancy of our CBD this summer
A festive vibe is coming to our city centre in the lead up to Christmas.
What stops you from walking, cycling or otherwise rolling around Gisborne for short trips?
Council wants to know where you go, how you travel, and the paths you take to get there for our cycling and walking strategy.
Efforts continue after Friday's heavy rain
Whānau were delivered food and medical supplies by helicopter yesterday morning as efforts continue for those affected by Friday’s heavy rain.