In preparation for the upcoming weather event The Community Hub will be open all day tomorrow (Wednesday) but will be closed on Thursday. Friday opening will be assessed according to weather and risk.

If you have already registered at the Community Hub, your navigator will be available by phone and will be in contact to ensure you are prepared. Please ring your navigator if you need support in any way.

If you have not yet registered at the Community Hub and wish to do so: visit during their opening hours, or phone 0800 768 348.

Please note: Buller District Council’s Westport office (Brougham Street), Westport Library, and the Westport Flood Recovery office will be closed on Wednesday. If you need to access Council services please phone 0800 807 239 or visit

For support or advice, please contact:

  • The Community Hub: 0800 768 348
  • HealthLine: 0800 611 116
  • In the event of an emergency (fire, ambulance, police), dial 111

For more information on how you can be prepared for the current weather event, visit