Stratford District Council produces a weekly newsletter in the Straford Press called Central Link which is full of snippets of Council and community information, which can be found here.
You are also welcome to look at our media releases, listed here with the newest at the top.
- Last Updated: Thursday, 24 October 2019 05:39
We have discovered a collection of letters stored in our archives room. These are written by Harry (located in Stratford) to his wife Gracie (located in Dunedin) dated in 1895.
- Last Updated: Wednesday, 16 October 2019 00:07
Stratford District Council is getting ready to welcome new and returning councillors to the table after an election that recorded a number of (legal) highs.
- Last Updated: Tuesday, 01 October 2019 03:28
Calling all Scarecrows in the Stratford district! Entries are open for our upcoming Scarecrow Trail.
Register your Scarecrow entries for the trail below or pick up a form from the Stratford District Library or Stratford i-SITE.
- Last Updated: Monday, 09 September 2019 02:58
Stratford District Youth Council presents... A SCARY NIGHT: CARNIVAL
It's a twisted dream to make you scream! One night only, Saturday 28 September!
- Last Updated: Wednesday, 04 September 2019 01:56
Keep New Zealand Beautiful has partnered with Chorus to beautify telecommunication cabinets throughout the country with its Cabinet Art Project.
Applications are now open for the Stratford Cabinet Art Project.
- Last Updated: Wednesday, 04 September 2019 20:27
Twenty one people have put their hands up to stand as a candidate in the Stratford District Council elections this October.
This is a record high number for nominations through Council since the existence of the urban and rural wards in 2007.
- Last Updated: Monday, 05 August 2019 05:14
The first of two funding rounds for the 2019/20 Stratford District Creative Communities Scheme (CSS) is now open.
Stratford District Council Director Community Services, Kate Whareaitu said these grants aim to increase the participation, range and diversity of arts and cultural activities within the Stratford district.
- Last Updated: Friday, 09 August 2019 05:11
With nominations for the October elections closing in less than two weeks, Stratford District Council Chief Executive Sven Hanne is urging those interested in standing to get their nominations in early before the deadline.
- Last Updated: Friday, 02 August 2019 02:56
The annual ceremony to honour the anniversary of the battle of Chunuk Bair will be held at the Malone Memorial Gates, Portia Street, Stratford on Thursday 8 August 2019 from 9.30am until 9.45am.
- Last Updated: Wednesday, 24 July 2019 05:19
Are you our next Romeo, Juliet or Narrator?
Stratford District Council and the Stratford Business Association are looking for young people aged 13 years and over to audition to be the new voices of Stratford’s daily Glockenspiel performance.
- Last Updated: Thursday, 18 July 2019 20:51
If you see yourself as a potential leader and are passionate about your district then now is your chance to give local politics a go and to have a say in your community’s future.
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