2017-12-12

Public-private partnership unlocks Drury’s housing potential

Watercare is pleased to announce an important agreement with Auranga, a new residential and mixed-use development in Drury West – to build water and wastewater infrastructure that will enable the delivery of up to 20,000 homes in the Drury Karaka area. Initiated by Auranga, the agreement will see the two entities work with others to fund and create a series […]

Auckland Westpac Helicopter assists with non-fatal drowning

On Sunday 10 December 2017, W2 Crew were tasked to Port Waikato at 4:48pm to assist a male patient in his 40’s suffering a non-fatal drowning and in a moderate condition. While enroute to Middlemore Hospital, W2 was retasked to Papakura to assist a male patient in his 20’s suffering a medical condition and in a critical condition. The Intensive Care Paramedic […]

Sprinkler restrictions now in place

Sprinkler restrictions now in place Waikato District, Hamilton City and Waipa District are now all on Water Alert Level 1. The move to Water Alert Level 1 was triggered by a significant increase in water consumption across the region. Water Alert Level 1 means that sprinklers should only be used between 6am to 8am and 6pm to 8pm, but a […]

Youths bottle volunteer fire brigade

During the early hours of Sunday morning, the Tuakau Volunteer Fire Brigade were set upon by a group of youths as they returned home from a call out. On Sunday 10 December 2017, the firefighters were returning after helping the Pukekohe Brigade contain a fire on Subway Road when a youth stepped out in front of the appliance, causing them […]


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