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Our blog is updated with news and events of interest to our lake community. Click on the Pictures or Headings to read more. Please let us know via our contact page if there are any items you would like added.


July 2, 2022

Important Biolytix Information

All East Rotoiti residents need to know about Biolytix sewerage systems - including organising installation, operation and maintenance.
May 31, 2022

Lake Level Resource Consent Variation

BoPRC has accepted LRCA’s recommendations for a revision of the Proposed Conditions for the drawdown and Observation Monitoring Plan.
May 26, 2022

BoPRC May 22 Lake Structure Update

The BoPRC have just published a May Update for lake structure owners including updates on the replacement consent project etc.
May 26, 2022

LRCA Member May 22 E-mail Update

Our May 2022 Newsletter has been E-mailed to members. Read it on our website or become a member of LRCA to receive it by Email.
May 17, 2022

East Rotoiti Sewerage Progress Update

RLC advise that there are now 34 units installed and 21 scheduled. They are receiving very good feedback which is pleasing.
May 17, 2022

Lake Weed Sub Committee Established

Due to widespread concern about lake weed growth in the lake, LRCA have co-opted a subcommittee to represent prime bays around the lake.
May 15, 2022

SH30 Speed Safety Progress Soon

LRCA awaits Waka Kotahi’s update on progress on the SH30 Speed Review which we are now advised we will have by the 1st June 2022.
May 14, 2022

Rotorua Lakes Council Annual Plan 2022-23

Year 2 of the 2021-31 Long Term Plan proposes capital investment totalling $143m for asset renewals, infrastructure to support growth and projects already underway.
May 14, 2022

Lake Level Resource Consent Variation

LRCA has received a favourable response from BoPRC re Draft Amendments of Proposed Conditions for drawdown, along with an Observation Monitoring Plan.
May 8, 2022

Protect Rotoiti’s Threatened Dabchicks

Fewer than 2000 Dabchicks remain in N.Z, giving them a “near threatened” status. Here’s how you can help save the 322 Dabchicks on Rotoiti.
April 24, 2022

Anzac Day Service at Okere Falls

Whangamarino School is hosting a local ANZAC Day service on Monday, 25th April, 10.00 - 11.00am. Light refreshments and covid care.
April 9, 2022

Removal of Okawa Bay Weed Wash Up

BoPRC advises residents that the weed wash up at Okawa Bay is really a private amenity issue which they would need to address themselves.
April 5, 2022

East Rotoiti Sewerage Scheme Update

Gerhard Mostert, of RLC advises that progress is tracking well with 24 Biolytix installations complete and 40 properties booked for installation.
March 24, 2022

Lake Structure Consents Update

The Bay of Plenty Regional Council has now completed the ‘Notification determinisation’ for Rotoiti. Here is what this means for you?
March 23, 2022

Enrol to vote in RLC Elections

Local government elections will be taking place this October. Non resident ratepayers can vote too - enrol to vote or update your details online now.
February 28, 2022

Okere Reserve Care Group

A group of hardy locals are transforming a reserve at 133-155 Ōkere Rd with great knowledge and plants support from RLC & BoPRC.
February 22, 2022

Rotoiti SH30 Speed Submission

LRCA has submitted that the SH30 speed limit should be 60kph from Moose Lodge to Hongis Track including the 1km from Ruato Bay and Gisborne Pt.
February 10, 2022

LRCA February 22 E-mail Update

Our February 2022 Newsletter has been E-mailed to members. Read it on our website or become a member of LRCA to receive it by Email.
February 7, 2022

Lake Level Council Meeting Update

LRCA have met with the Regional Council and they have agreed to review their approach to the trial and the conditions under which it is run.
January 26, 2022

Omission in SH30 Proposed Speeds

Waka Kotahi has adopted most of LRCA’s proposed 60kph speed limits except for 1km between Ruato Bay and Gisborne Pt where 80kph is proposed.