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Bus Customers Encouraged To Check Before They Travel During Tramways Union Meeting

Wednesday, 21 July 2021, 4:40 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Hutt Valley bus customers may face some disruptions to their travel on Thursday 22 July between 9:30am and 2.30pm as some Tranzurban drivers attend a Tramways Union meeting. Metlink general manager Scott Gallacher, says the Union meeting will not ... More >>

Metlink Welcomes Green Light To Go To Tender For New Airport Service

Wednesday, 30 June 2021, 4:35 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Metlink welcomed the regional council’s decision to establish an express bus service between the Railway Station and the Airport, and is now preparing to go out to tender for an operator to service the new route. The new bus service will be an integral ... More >>

Greater Wellington Urges Government To Back Regional Ownership Of Transport Assets

Friday, 18 June 2021, 9:43 am | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Greater Wellington is urging significant change to the Public Transport Operating Model (PTOM) to bring transport assets under the control of regional councils to create greater certainty in delivering quality public transport services. “We strongly ... More >>

Greater Wellington’s Environmental Leadership Highly Commended At National Awards

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 3:57 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Greater Wellington’s Low Carbon Acceleration (LCA) Fund, established to accelerate the action required for Greater Wellington to meet ambitious climate goals, received national recognition at the 2021 LGFA Taituarā Local Government Excellence Awards. ... More >>

Metlink Is Extending The Early Bird Special For Passengers

Thursday, 6 May 2021, 4:53 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Metlink is extending its offer of 25% discount for adult passengers who Snapper on buses before 7am, until 21 August 2021. The Early Bird special only applies to Snapper adult fares on Metlink buses during the trial period. The Early Bird special ... More >>

Metlink Disappointed By Last Minute Cancellations From NZ Bus

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 6:03 am | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Passengers travelling on Metlink services operated by NZ Bus experienced almost 70 last-minute cancellations today (Wednesday, 31 March 2021). Metlink General Manager, Scott Gallacher, said the recent service from NZ Bus simply wasn’t good enough. ... More >>

Greater Wellington And Metlink Flying The Flag For Climate Action At Round The Bays

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 5:31 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

With the region back to COVID-19 Alert Level 1, Greater Wellington councillors are getting ready, getting set, and raring to go represent the council’s climate goals at Brendan Foot Supersite (BFS) Round the Bays. Greater Wellington Councillor and ... More >>

Wander Up To Baring Head Lighthouse For A Unique Wellington Experience

Tuesday, 26 January 2021, 5:41 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Baring Head lighthouse complex Greater Wellington is inviting the community to wander up to the iconic Baring Head lighthouse, learn about its history, and take in the views as part of Baring Head Taiao Open Day this Saturday. After a walk, bike or ... More >>

Off to the races with Metlink

Thursday, 14 January 2021, 4:30 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Metlink is putting on special direct bus services to and from Trentham Racecourse over the next few weeks so punters won’t miss starting orders and get saddled with delays while essential track and station upgrades are underway on the Hutt line. ... More >>

Toxic Algae Blooms Across The Region – Check Before You Swim And Keep Dogs On Leashes

Thursday, 7 January 2021, 5:07 pm | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Greater Wellington is urging the community to check for LAWA website warnings and alerts, following the emergence of a toxic algal blooms at Waipoua River, Te Awa Kairangi – Hutt River and the Pakuratahi River at Kaitoke campground. Toxic algae ... More >>

No Penguins Were Harmed In The Making Of This Case – But Only By Luck

Thursday, 17 December 2020, 8:57 am | Greater Wellington Te Pane Matua Taiao

Oil spill. eNZoil (NZ) Ltd has been convicted and fined for discharging between 5000 and 6000 litres of refined transformer oil from their operation into the stormwater network and subsequently Seaview Marina. Greater Wellington Regional Council laid ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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