Community Noticeboard

  • Housesitter wtd 2015
  • Few pink batts wtd
  • Cot for sale
  • Pottery for sale
  • Honey Fundraiser
  • House sitter avail
  • Free Piano
  • Free bench top
  • To let/Wanted to rent

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Water Status

  • Paradise Bch: Good
  • Church Bay: Good
  • Diamond Hbr: Good
  • Purau: Good
  • Pt Levy: Good

Ecan Update


Welcome to the official Diamond Harbour Community Association website

You will find contacts, local businesses, tourist and community information and lots more, including our local newspaper, The Diamond Harbour Herald.

The sunny side of Lyttelton Harbour is just 40 minutes drive from Christchurch or 10 minutes by ferry.

Coming Events

Check our Events page... for Regular weekly/monthly meetings

Local News and Community Information


Cliff Track Warning

Recent storm damage closed parts of the Cliff Track and created potential dangers in other areas. Council work on clearing fallen trees is ongoing. Please take care!

Lyttelton Access Plan Released

Neighbourhood Support News

Church Notices

Diamond Harbour School News

KidsFirst ECE

Kidsfirst is coming to Diamond Harbour! The new, purpose-built early learning centre will cater for children aged from birth to five years, all day from Monday to Friday, and is set to open in term one, 2015. Further details in the September 18 school newsletter 

Diamond Harbour School Cultural Event

The school will be hosting a Cultural Event on the afternoon of Friday November 28th. We will be exploring and celebrating the cultures and nationalities represented in our school community.
We invite members of the wider community to join us or join in: if you are proud of your heritage and are willing to share this with us (this could be traditional arts, customs, dances, food...?) then please contact or pop in to the school office and let us know!

  • Sun hats (navy, wide brim) are compulsory in Term 4
  • Please phone the office in the morning if your child is absent from school.
  • 20 September, Saturday 10am-3pm - PTA Election Day sausage sizzle, $2.00 each
  • 26 September, Friday 2pm - Diamond Challenge Assembly
  • 28 October, Tuesday 6pm - KidsFirst meeting, Diamond Harbour School
  • Sun hats (navy, wide brim) are compulsory in Terms 1 & 4.
  • Teachers at crossing from 8:40 - 8:55 in mornings and 3-3:15 after school.
  • Sports Shirts -  Thanks to those who have returned their winter sports shirts. Only a few left to go!
  • Planning a holiday? Need to know term dates for 2015? Click here for details.
  • Does your child want to play touch this summer? Click here for more information.
  • Please return all library books ASAP
  • Latest school newsletter - September 18
  • Previous school newsletters
  • School website
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