Liquor ban for Akitio Beach
Pursuant to Clause 4 of the Tararua District Council Liquor Control Bylaw 2005, the Council has declared the following area of Akitio Beach to be subject to a liquor ban at all times from 12noon on 24 December 2016 to 7:00am on 3 January 2017:
All public streets, reserves, and beachfront areas from the Akitio Bridge to the southern end of the esplanade reserve.
This prohibition only applies to liquor consumed in public places, and does not affect licensed premises or events that are the subject of a special licence. Likewise, it does not prevent people transporting unopened containers of alcohol through the areas concerned.