Natural Recovery

Supporting the recovery of our natural resources environment – water, land, biodiversity, plant and animal pest issues, resource management issues.

Regulatory advice, contact details and welfare information on Farm bridges and Culverts

Horizons Regional Council has approved reserve funding to repair more than $9 million of damage to river management assets caused by Cyclone Gabrielle - Repairs to get underway to protect communities - Horizons Regional Council


Horizons Regional Council has land management advice and support to provide landowners as they continue to recover from the impact of Cyclone Gabrielle - Horizons land management advisors here to help with Cyclone Gabrielle recovery - Horizons Regional Council

Natural Recovery Introduction

An update on the Natural / Environment recovery since Cyclone Gabrielle, presented to the Herbertville community on 1 May 2023.

Tips for farmers


Get information on support for individuals, farmers, growers, businesses and community groups that have been affected by Cyclone Gabrielle.

Mayoral Flood Relief Fund

Mayoral Flood Relief Fund applications are now open to Tararua District residents, ratepayers or small business owners (including self-employed people and sole-traders), and not-for-profit organisations