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Easter weekend opening hours

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Operating hours of Council's services and facilities during the Easter long weekend.

HDC Customer Service Centre

  • CLOSED Good Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Easter Monday

The 24-hour call centre will remain open throughout the period, phone (06) 871 5000.

Rubbish and recycling

There is no kerbside collection on Friday 29 March. If your usual collection day is Friday, we’ll pick up your rubbish and recycling on Saturday 30 March. Items still need to be out by 7am.

Henderson Rd Refuse Transfer Station

  • CLOSED Good Friday
  • OPEN  Saturday 7.45am to 4.30pm
  • OPEN Sunday and Monday 9.45am to 4.30pm

Blackbridge Refuse Transfer Station

  • CLOSED Good Friday
  • OPEN Saturday, Sunday, Monday 8am to 4.30pm

Recycling only

7 days a week, 24 hours a day

  • Waimārama Domain
  • Tūtira
  • Poukawa
  • Maraekākaho
  • Pukehamoamoa
  • Waimārama
  • Waipātaki
  • Blackbridge Transfer Station:
    • CLOSED Good Friday
    • OPEN Saturday, Sunday, Monday 8am to 4.30pm

Hastings District Libraries (including Hastings, Havelock North and Flaxmere)

  • CLOSED Good Friday
  • OPEN Saturday 10am - 4pm
  • OPEN Sunday, Hastings:  1pm - 4pm & Havelock North: 10am – 1pm
  • CLOSED Monday

 Splash Planet

  • OPEN Friday – Monday 10am – 5.30pm

Aquatics Hastings

Clive and Flaxmere pools

  • CLOSED Good Friday, Sunday and Monday
  • OPEN Saturday 9am - 3pm

Waiaroha Heretaunga Water Discovery Centre

  • CLOSED Good Friday, Sunday and Monday
  • OPEN Saturday 10am - 4pm

Flaxmere Community Centre and FlaXrock Gym


Camberley Community Centre


Hastings Sports Centre


Hastings City Art Gallery

  • OPEN Good Friday, Saturday and Monday 10am - 4.30pm
  • OPEN Sunday 1pm - 4pm

Cemeteries & Crematorium

  • Office is CLOSED Good Friday - Monday

Cremations and burials only as pre-approved by cemetery office but will be subject to public holiday overtime fees. Normal procedures and overtime rates for Saturdays and Sundays apply.

Animal Control Shelter



For public transport queries see the GoBus website or phone (06) 835 9200.

25 March 2024

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