Clutha District Council

"We have a lot of good kids in our communities, who, through no fault of their own, are out of work. We need to lead our young people to take the next step in their career paths to get out there and create a future," Mayor Bryan Cadogan

Bryan Cadogan

Mayor Bryan Cadogan:

Phone: 03 419 0200 

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Key Clutha Stats

16,890 ¹
Youth Population (15-24)
1,890 ²
Number of Unemployed
321 ²
Number of Youth Unemployed (15-24)
96 ²

¹ Source: Stats NZ - 2013 Census Data 
² Source: 2013 Census - TLA Summary

Industry trends in Clutha

  • Farming
  • Forestry
  • Tourism

Key MTFJ projects in Clutha

Bryan Cadogan was re-elected as Mayor after one term governing Clutha and has served on the Clutha District Council for the past 9 years, originally entering politics as Clutha’s youngest ever District Councillor. He has been a very strong advocate for the Taskforce and has himself championed a strong community and agency collaboration to identify 450 jobs, achieve single-digit youth unemployment figures and run the successful 'Ready, Steady, Work!’ programme. 

Click here to read more about the 'Ready, Steady, Work!' programme

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