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    • Light Cycles – 20% discount for local residents
      • Experience Light Cycles at the Botanic Gardens from 11 May – 9 June. It’s an Aotearoa-exclusive immersive light and multi-sensory experience created by multimedia studio Moment Factory. Since its inception Moment Factory has created more than 550 unique projects worldwide, and its season of Light Cycles in Adelaide was sold out. You can check out […]

    • WCC Environment and Infrastructure Committee – 14 March 2024
      • Councillors have made decisions on the Independent Hearing Panel’s recommendations on provisions in the Proposed District Plan (PDP) Plan that relate to intensification. About 60 percent of the overall Plan is covered by these decisions. Many of these are part of central government’s intensification streamlined planning process (ISPP), to fast track delivery of its urban intensification directives. You can find […]

    • EV Charging Stations: Thorndon Pool
      • Land use consent is sought for the installation and operation of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at 20 locations across Wellington City. This includes retrospective consent for chargers which have already been installed at two locations. A resource consent application for installation of EV chargers at 26 Murphy Street (Thorndon Pool) has been notified. If […]

    • Caring Stay
      • CaringStay Ltd is a network of private homes that offer a place for individuals in need of respite. We are a new company with a mission to offer comfort and care to individuals who should not be alone for various reasons. Our guests might have recently left the hospital and need support before their follow-up […]

    • Pedestrian safety improvements underway
      • Work is now underway on pedestrian safety improvements on Tinakori Road and Hill Street. These improvements will improve visibility and reduce vehicle speeds so that pedestrians are able to cross safely. Work completed On Tinakori Road, our contractors have raised the existing pedestrian crossing On Hill Street, three of the four planned speed humps have also […]

    • What can go in kerbside recycling
      • From 1 February 2024, the materials councils can accept in their kerbside recycling collections will be the same across the country. Luckily for Wellingtonians there are no changes to the type of materials we accept for recycling, but this is a good opportunity to make sure you are recycling right. How to recycle Check the bottom […]

    • Wadestown Connections Street Changes Drop-in Sessions
      • Wadestown drop-in sessions and advance notice of work starting Drop-in sessions in early February As part of developing a possible new parking scheme to help address parking pressures in Wadestown and designs for part two of Wadestown Connections, we’re holding drop-in sessions in the second week of February. You’ll be able to talk with the […]

    • Protest Activity in Wellington 26-29 Sept
      • NZ Police : Traffic Management Plan CLICK HERE to view a map of the traffic management plan that will be in place for the duration of the protest activity. 26 September 11:59pm to 12:01am 29 September Planning well underway ahead of protest activity in Wellington next week Police are advising people to plan ahead and […]

    • Limited car parking at Accident and Urgent Medical Centre
      • This notice is for residents/citizens of Thorndon/Pipitea who need to visit the Wellington Regional Hospital (Riddiford St, Newtown) or the Wellington Accident & Urgent Medical Centre situated in Adelaide Rd (also known as the After Hours Medical Centre). The Centre also has an after hours pharmacy. There is presently only limited car parking available at the Accident and Urgent Medical […]

    • Roadworks UPDATE – Hobson Street
      • What’s happening? This is to advise you that the planned maintenance work to the kerb, channel and footpath that was planned to start earlier in January will now be starting soon. Unforeseen circumstances has led to a delay, but we will still endeavour to complete as much as possible before the new school year begins. […]

    • Bowen to Moore Street cable installation
      • Wellington Electricity – Bowen to Moore Street cable installation: final resurfacing works Kia ora, As you may be aware, we recently installed a new underground electricity supply cable between Bowen and Moore Streets and wanted to let you know that final resurfacing works are due to be carried out between 29 and 30 October 2022, […]

      • Voting in the Council Elections Thorndon is in the Pukehīnau/Lambton Ward of Wellington City Council. You do not need to indicate a preference for everyone on the ballot paper; only those  candidates whom you’d like to see in office. Don’t rank others; doing so may actually help them jump over your higher preference candidates. Single Transferable Vote […]

    • Wellington Ferry Precinct Redevelopment update
      • Kia ora, We wanted to let you know that early construction work is planned to start on the Kaiwharawhara Wellington ferry terminal redevelopment on 5 September 2022. National contractor John Fillmore Contracting (JFC) has been selected to undertake this early construction work. They will be preparing Kaiwharawhara Point for the main terminal construction works which […]

    • Interislander Ferry Terminal Investigation Work
      • There will be some in-ground investigation work happening at the Interislander ferry terminal at Kaiwharawhara Wellington beginning in the week of the 16thof May. It is estimated that this work will take around three weeks to complete. It may be completed in two tranches – two weeks’ of work, with a week’s break, then another […]

    • Zealandia Needs Your Help
      • Amid the pandemic Zealandia Te Māra a Tāne continues to transform Wellington, caring for translocated species and breathing life into our forests and skies. Wildlife hasn’t noticed an upheaval over the last two years, but our main source of income has. Zealandia relies on visitation to fund our conservation work, but with people staying at […]

    • Thorndon: Wellington’s oldest suburb
      • Home to some of the capital city’s most significant historical sites, Thorndon is the perfect example of “an oldie but a goodie” The oldest suburb in New Zealand, Thorndon is a beautiful area on the edge of Wellington’s central business district. You’ll find a unique mix of cottages, apartments and Victorian-era villas, plus shops, pubs […]

    • Newtown & Botanic Garden Bike Routes
      • Plans for the 2 bike routes, Newtown to the City and Botanic Garden ki Paekākā to the City are now live on the Transport Projects website. The link for Newtown is here, and for Botanic Garden is here. For these two particular routes Wellington City Council are working in a slightly different way to their […]

    • Council Response to Parliament Protest
      • Wellington City Council is working hard with Police and partner agencies to deal with the protest occupation at Parliament. These are very challenging times and we are dealing with a unique situation. We fully understand the frustrations and concerns of Wellingtonians over this situation. For more information visit: https://wellington.govt.nz/news-and-events/news-and-information/our-wellington/2022/02/update-on-council-response-to-parliament-occupation

    • A job well done
      • New hatching on the southern lane of the Ascot Street/Tinakori Road intersection. Aim to ease access for residents in/out of their street. Thanks to Councillor Nicola Young, WCC team and the Fulton Hogan team for a job well done.

    • Upcoming Road Works February 2022
      • The table linked to below covers main Wellington City Council scheduled roadworks for February 2022.   Note: it does not cover every piece of maintenance work and dates may change due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Road Works Maintenance Programme: https://wellington.govt.nz/-/media/parking-roads-and-transport/parking-and-roads/road-works/files/weekly-bulletins/upcoming-roadworks.pdf Latest updates on roadworks, road closures and events information can be found on the […]

    • New Ferry Leased by KiwiRail
      • KiwiRail has leased a new ferry – the Valentine – to provide extra capacity to the Interislander service over the busy peak summer/Christmas period until the Kaiarahi is back in service, next year. The Valentine is due to arrive in mid-December and is expected to go into full operation across the Cook Strait in late […]

    • Kaiwharawhara Ferry Terminal Redevelopment
      • KiwiRail is progressing with the design and consenting process for Kaiwharawhara Ferry Terminal Redevelopment in Wellington. This is part of the larger iReX project which will see the purchase of two new ferries (coming into service in 2025 and 2026) and the redevelopment of the ferry terminal infrastructure in Wellington and Picton. KiwiRail will take […]

    • Pedestrian walkway between Hobson Cres and Turnbull St
      • At the end of next week there will be a ceremony hosted by the Thorndon Primary School to celebrate the opening of a new pedestrian walkway between Hobson Cres and Turnbull St, which passes through part of the Thorndon Primary School’s redeveloped playing field. There is a Memorandum of Understanding between the Thorndon School Board of Trustees and the Thorndon Residents’ Association Inc. Source

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