Motueka Community Board

The Motueka Community Board represents your local community and advocates to Tasman District Council about local issues, including public transport and facilities such as libraries and parks. The board is made up of four members. This is a first past the post (FPP) election, so you vote by ticking the name of your preferred candidate on your ballot paper. Compare the candidates and their policies to decide who to vote for in the Motueka Community Board election.

Recreation and culture

From parks and libraries to museums and art galleries, councils can be a key supporter of sporting, recreational and cultural events that bring communities to life. Community facilities, including sports grounds and town halls, are often owned and run by councils.

Recreation and culture

From parks and libraries to museums and art galleries, councils can be a key supporter of sporting, recreational and cultural events that bring communities to life. Community facilities, including sports grounds and town halls, are often owned and run by councils.

  • Continue to support community and Tasman District Council work being done to build a good quality Motueka indoor swimming pool.

    Further enhance the new Motueka library with the completion of the adjacent landscaping between the building and Decks Reserve.

    Financially support local community-run community events such as the Christmas parade.

  • Foster a collaborative environment that nurtures our connection with culture and community, allowing co-creation to thrive.

    Continue to support community initiatives and events that inspire, showcase and celebrate our collective talents.

  • Work to establish facilities for youth to connect and pursue common interests.

    Advocate for improved outdoor playgrounds and facilities for tamariki.

  • Encourage initiatives that focus on a thriving arts community.

    Encourage the development of spaces and places that are free for the public.

    Support no new liquor outlet developments.

  • Work with the board and councillors over community needs and will be a strong voice and advocate for whatever the community request.

  • Continued investment in facilities like parks, pools, museums, libraries, and community halls where people can connect and organise events.

    Continue investment in our recreational and sporting facilities to support our local clubs and to attract events from outside of our region.

    Support a vibrant art and creativity scene that is accessible to everyone and develop a multicultural strategy for Motueka Ward.

  • Continue to support community and Tasman District Council work being done to build a good quality Motueka indoor swimming pool.

    Further enhance the new Motueka library with the completion of the adjacent landscaping between the building and Decks Reserve.

    Financially support local community-run community events such as the Christmas parade.

  • Foster a collaborative environment that nurtures our connection with culture and community, allowing co-creation to thrive.

    Continue to support community initiatives and events that inspire, showcase and celebrate our collective talents.

  • Work to establish facilities for youth to connect and pursue common interests.

    Advocate for improved outdoor playgrounds and facilities for tamariki.

  • Encourage initiatives that focus on a thriving arts community.

    Encourage the development of spaces and places that are free for the public.

    Support no new liquor outlet developments.

  • Work with the board and councillors over community needs and will be a strong voice and advocate for whatever the community request.

  • Continued investment in facilities like parks, pools, museums, libraries, and community halls where people can connect and organise events.

    Continue investment in our recreational and sporting facilities to support our local clubs and to attract events from outside of our region.

    Support a vibrant art and creativity scene that is accessible to everyone and develop a multicultural strategy for Motueka Ward.