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Race To End Plastic At Round The Bays 2020

Wednesday, 12 February 2020, 9:12 am | WCC

Traditionally, plastic bottles of water are handed out at the finish line – but this year, more sustainable options will be on hand at the Brendan Foot Supersite Round the Bays event. Thanks to funding support from Wellington City Council, Sport ... More >>

Wellington Sky Show Traffic & Parking Management

Thursday, 2 November 2017, 11:49 am | WCC

The country’s largest annual fireworks display, the Wellington Sky Show, takes place on Saturday 4 November from 9pm. More >>

Wellington Waterfront Site 9 Building Proposal Gets Go-Ahead

Thursday, 2 November 2017, 10:32 am | WCC

Wellington City Councillors yesterday voted 12-2 to approve the proposed construction of a new building on Wellington’s waterfront adjacent to the intersection of Customhouse Quay and Whitmore Street. Mayor Justin Lester says the building, proposed by developer ... More >>

Historic Wellington Homestead Open to Public

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 12:04 pm | WCC

Historic homestead open to public, and looking for a new tenant Wellington City Council is looking for a potential tenant to lease the historic Halfway House – and the public can get a sneak peek of it during Heritage Week. The historic house, located ... More >>

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? It’s a Wellington Safety Hero!

Friday, 20 October 2017, 8:56 am | WCC

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a Wellington safety hero! More >>

Wellington - Delays on Waterloo Quay & Bunny St Next 2 Weeks

Monday, 28 August 2017, 11:43 am | WCC

Trenching work this week (till Friday 1 September) on Waterloo Quay – one of the main routes into Wellington’s CBD – is expected to cause traffic delays. Motorists are urged to avoid the area or expect delays. More >>

Polhill Protectors Win Wellington City Community Awards

Friday, 11 August 2017, 9:25 am | WCC

A project dedicated to creating harmony between people, pets, and wildlife in Polhill Reserve has won the Supreme Award at this evening’s 2017 Wellington City Community Awards ceremony. More >>

Large Slip Closes Balfour St in Vogeltown to Through Traffic

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 8:57 am | WCC

The slip has come down this morning and closed both lanes of Balfour Street. Through traffic has been disrupted – including buses on the #21 route. Contractors will start work to remove the slip material as soon as possible this morning. More >>

Wellington Weather Update: 8.20am

Thursday, 13 July 2017, 9:15 am | WCC

It’s rough out there – and travellers are warned to take care around Wellington as the region continues to be battered by severe gales and rain this morning. More >>

Wellington's Housing Taskforce Recommendations

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 10:01 am | WCC

The Mayor’s Housing Taskforce has unveiled a bold new plan for fixing Wellington’s housing issues. More >>

Christmas and New Year in Wellington

Friday, 14 November 2014, 9:25 am | WCC

Wellington will welcome 2015 at Frank Kitts Lagoon with a free, family friendly, New Year’s Eve celebration. “The first Capital to see 2015 will celebrate in style,” says Mayor Celia Wade-Brown. More >>

New Rangoon Bridge To Open On 28 February

Monday, 9 February 2009, 4:58 pm | WCC

The new two-lane Rangoon Street Bridge in Khandallah is to be officially opened at 12 noon on Saturday 28 February. More >>