Community

Supporting Masterton

We regret that the usual grants to Masterton community groups are not currently available. The difficult decision not to offer community grants was made due to financial constraints caused by structural issues with some MTLT buildings. 

Priority has been given to funding education - early childhood, schools and tertiary - and to the continued funding of Aratoi. Concessional rents for community groups will also remain.

A $20,000 contribution assisted the Masteton Motorplex Drag Racing Club achieve its long-held goal to build a world-class drag strip.  Since it opened in February 2014, the venue has attracted thousands of competitors and visitors to the region.  The asset will bring long-term economic and...Read more