Local News

Welcome to the page for Local News

Locals who are Facebook users may also wish to join the "Featherston Community Noticeboard" group on Facebook.  It's a private group so you will need to request to join.  You can find the group by clicking HERE.

Featherston Phoenix

The Featherston Phoenix is Featherston's own free monthly newspaper.  It is distributed throughout the greater Featherston area.

You can read more about it, including how to submit articles, add events to the Community Calendar or place an advertisement, here.

Featherston Phoenix Online

To read the current issue or past issues of the Featherston Phoenix please click one of the buttons below

South Wairarapa District Council News

Stay up to date with news and announcements from our local Council on their Facebook page on the right or see the Directory for full contact information.

Community Centre - Featherston

The Community hub of the South Wairarapa.
Rooms available for hire.

For all enquiries, contact Jo or Peter
Phone 06 308 8239 or email

Wairarapa Midweek

The Wairarapa Midweek is a community newspaper, delivered on Wednesdays, serving the Wairarapa community.

For all editorial enquiries, contact editor Emily Norman (phone 06 370 0924)

Advertise your business here

Contact us at for more information.

Kia ora! 
Featherston Community Centre has recently taken over the running of this website, and we are working on making it more user friendly. 

Please share your thoughts with us on what you would like this website to provide for our community.

Ngā mihi nui,

Featherston Community Centre