Ruapehu District Council

​​​​Ruapehu District Council (RDC) comprises a mayor elected at large (by the entire district) and eleven councillors representing four Wards:
  • Taumarunui Ward - five councillors
  • National Park Ward - one councillor
  • Ohura Ward - one councillor
  • Waimarino-Waiouru Community Board - four​ councillors

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 
​Don Cameron  JP
Mayor Ruapehu District
021 202 7629
07 895 8188  ext 256

Requests for an appointment or other enquires should be made to the Mayor's executive assistant Tessa Owen via your local council office.

 


 


 




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Karen Ngatai 
Deputy Mayor and Taumarunui Ward Councillor
021 0222 2122 
07 895 8033  work  
07 896 6658  home


 

 


 


 


 

 

 

 

 

 Adie Doyle
Taumarunui Ward Councillor 

07 895 6766  home
027 495 3308

 

 


 


 

 

 

 



 

Kim Wheeler 
Taumarunui Ward Councillor
07 896 7736 home 
027 229 1527


 


 


 


 


 

 

 

 

 

Robyn Gram
Taumarunui Ward Councillor
07 895 5320   home
027 389 1912

 


 


 

 

 

 

 


 


 Graeme Cosford  JP
Taumarunui Ward Councillor
07 895 7572   home

 


 

 



 


 


 


 



 Lyn Neeson
Ohura Ward Councillor
07 895 7803     home
027 353 7907   texts only

 


 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 


 Murray Wilson  JP​
National Park Ward Councillor
07 892 2774
027 542 9079


 

 


 


 


 


 



 


 David (Rabbit) Nottage
Waimarino-Waiouru Ward Councillor
021 111 6514


 

 


 


 


 


 


 


 Vivienne Hoeta​
Waimarino-Waiouru Ward Councillor
06 385 4551    
022 65 88 320


 

 


 


 


 


 


 


 Ben Goddard   QSM
Waimarino-Waiouru Ward Councillor
06 385 8324     home
027 443 8194


 

 


 


 


 


 


 


 Elijah Pue​
Waimarino-Waiouru Ward Councillor
027 740 6253​

 


 

Representatives on Outside Organisations 

Receives Council Funding​2019-21 Representative
​Taumarunui High School Community Pool Trust​Cr Adie Doyle
​Visit Ruapehu RTO Trust  ​Cr Kim Wheeler
​Partnerships
​​Regional Land Transport Committee​​Mayor Don Cameron
​Deputy Mayor Karen Ngatai
​Cr Lyn Neeson
​Whanganui River Enhancement TrustCr Murray Wilson
​Regional Passenger Transport Commitee​Cr Graeme Cosford
​Civil Defence Emergency Management Group ​Mayor Don Cameron
​Deputy Mayor Karen Ngatai
​Upper Whanganui River Managment Scheme​Cr Karen Ngatai
​Manawatu-Whanganui Disaster Relief Fund ​Mayor Don Cameron
​Ruapehu District Maori Council ​Mayor Don Cameron
​Cr Vivienne Hoeta
​Cr Elijah Pue
​Grants Sub-Committee
​Creative NZ ​Cr VIvenne Hoeta (South)
​Cr Kim Wheeler (North)
​Mayor's Taskforce for Health
​Taumarunui Governance Group ​Mayor Don Cameron
​Deputy Mayor Karen Ngatai
​Visit Ruapehu Appointment Commitee ​Mayor
​Deputy Mayor
​Ruapehu District Council Chief Executive Officer
​Visit Ruapehu Chief Excutive
Page reviewed: 26 Feb 2020 3:13pm