Momentum is growing to see the Architecture Centre's Option X plan adopted instead of the NZ Transport Agency's short-sighted flyovers, and there are a number of public meetings in the coming week to discuss the alternatives:
• Newtown Residents’ Association
Monday 15 August 7.
On Sunday the Mt Victoria Historical Society hosted a walk around the Basin Reserve, highlighting the heritage of this important precinct. The walk was hosted by Joanna Newman and Alan Olliver from the Historical Society. Thanks to the Wellington wind and the bells of the nearby Carillon, the audio quality is a bit patchy in parts, but the tour is an interesting insight into the heritage of the Basin Reserve.