Boulcott, Lower Hutt

1 day ago

Is it a vehicle or is it a house?

Matt Tso Reporter from The Hutt News

Taita resident Jono Voss will argue the case for his tiny home to be classified as a vehicle in court. The Hutt City Council challenged Voss saying he needs a resource consent for the structure they consider a dwelling.
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Taita resident Jono Voss will argue the case for his tiny home to be classified as a vehicle in court. The Hutt City Council challenged Voss saying he needs a resource consent for the structure they consider a dwelling.
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1 day ago

What's On: Ride The Train for Polio

Geoff from Thorndon

It's World Polio Day on Thursday 24th October. And to mark the occasion, Rotarians from District 9940 will be riding the trains to raise funds and awareness
Ride The Train for Polio
  • All stations on the Wellington Rail network
1 day ago

What do you make of Wellington Airport's expansion plans?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Passengers using Wellington Airport can expect to be bussed to their aircraft during a billion-dollar revamp.
The 20-year redevelopment will also involve the airport effectively flipping its international and regional terminals. The northern terminal will be used for regional flights instead of … View more
Passengers using Wellington Airport can expect to be bussed to their aircraft during a billion-dollar revamp.
The 20-year redevelopment will also involve the airport effectively flipping its international and regional terminals. The northern terminal will be used for regional flights instead of the current international flights and the main terminal will be extended to the south and redesigned to cater for international and domestic flights. The airport has also confirmed the $31 million purchase of Miramar golf course, with the land to be used for additional aircraft parking.

17 hours ago

WATCH: Japan's Real Life Mario Kart

The Team from Play Stuff

Hi Neighbours, while waiting for the next Rugby World Cup match would you jump on board a real life Mario Kart?

When we heard that it was possible to experience real life Mario Kart in Tokyo with Maricar, we just had to visit. Join us as we dress up as Mario, jump in our go-kart and cruise through… View more
Hi Neighbours, while waiting for the next Rugby World Cup match would you jump on board a real life Mario Kart?

When we heard that it was possible to experience real life Mario Kart in Tokyo with Maricar, we just had to visit. Join us as we dress up as Mario, jump in our go-kart and cruise through Tokyo. We speed past Roppongi, Tokyo Tower and the super famous Shibuya crossing. We didn't get the chance to throw any green shells or banana peels but this is definitely one of the most fun experiences in Tokyo.

Play Now: play.stuff.co.nz...

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13 hours ago

Duncan St Outage - 22 October

The Team from Wellington Water

Thanks for your patience last night after another unscheduled interruption to water supply on Duncan Street and the surrounding area.
The existing watermain is fragile and prone to bursts, the watermain renewal will significantly reduce the risk of bursts in the future.

We’ve got a few more … View more
Thanks for your patience last night after another unscheduled interruption to water supply on Duncan Street and the surrounding area.
The existing watermain is fragile and prone to bursts, the watermain renewal will significantly reduce the risk of bursts in the future.

We’ve got a few more weeks of work to do on this project and will do everything possible to limit disruption.

17 hours ago

Colin McCahon talk: Peter Simpson and Jim Barr in conversation

Alex George from The Dowse

FREE | Bookings welcome - registration link below
WHEN: Sat 23 November, 2 - 3pm
WHERE: The Dowse Art Museum, Gallery 8 (Solid Ground exhibition)

2019 marks 100 years since the birth of New Zealand art legend Colin McCahon.

Join Peter Simpson, author of the newly released book Colin McCahon: … View more
FREE | Bookings welcome - registration link below
WHEN: Sat 23 November, 2 - 3pm
WHERE: The Dowse Art Museum, Gallery 8 (Solid Ground exhibition)

2019 marks 100 years since the birth of New Zealand art legend Colin McCahon.

Join Peter Simpson, author of the newly released book Colin McCahon: There is Only One Direction, in conversation with Jim Barr, patron, writer and previous Director of The Dowse, about McCahon’s work and legacy.

McCahon’s significant work Through the Wall of Death: A Banner (1972) features in our new exhibition Solid Ground, which considers how artists from The Dowse collection have used place to explore the history, culture and environment of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Colin McCahon: There is Only One Direction by Peter Simpson will be available for purchase at the talk, and in Mine: The Dowse Shop.

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1 day ago

What's On: Mountain Biking Cross Country

Marco from Normandale

PNP MTB Series Rd 4/5 Belmont Regional Park. $15 - $35 Classes from Under 11 through 60+ Non-members welcome. Pre-enter online www.pnp.org.nz/mtb or sign in Sunday 3rd from 9am.
Mountain Biking Cross Country
  • Belmont Regional Park
1 day ago

Win English-NZ Goodies

Licensed Real Estate Salesperson from Laura Shanks - Professionals Redcoats Limited

See my Facebook post for details of how to win a pack of Mr Kipling Bakewell Tarts, Guide Biscuits and a bottle of Sav.

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1 day ago

PS3 controllers X 2

Wendy from Petone

For PlayStation 3 consoles, both work fine ,pikup from petone today,tonight.

Price: $25

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1 day ago

Do you feel wealthier?

Matt Tso Reporter from The Hutt News

New Zealand ranks fifth in the world when measured by adult wealth, up from 24th place at the start of the century, according to a global wealth report. Do you think this translates to Kiwis being better off?
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New Zealand ranks fifth in the world when measured by adult wealth, up from 24th place at the start of the century, according to a global wealth report. Do you think this translates to Kiwis being better off?
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1 day ago

⚠OUTAGE⚠

The Team from Wellington Water

UPDATE 8PM

Apologies for the delayed update, we've been checking in with the busy crews to get an ETA. Water is expected to be back on at 9pm.

Thank you for your patience and apologies to all those affected.
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UPDATE 5.50PM

Crews are working hard to resolve the burst and return water back… View more
UPDATE 8PM

Apologies for the delayed update, we've been checking in with the busy crews to get an ETA. Water is expected to be back on at 9pm.

Thank you for your patience and apologies to all those affected.
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UPDATE 5.50PM

Crews are working hard to resolve the burst and return water back to normal supply. The earliest that the water may be on again is 7.30pm. If this is expected to be longer, we will update our social channels again.

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UPDATE 3.50PM

The water tanker will be driving through the streets affected to provide water to residents. Thank you for your patience.

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UPDATE 3.06pm

A water tanker has been arranged to provide water to residents. This is expected to arrive at 4pm.

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The planned outage in Duncan St, Tawa is expected to extend beyond 4pm due to a water main burst in Duncan St.

We currently do not have an estimated time when the water will come back on, however we will update as we get further information.

1 day ago

What's On: NEXT OF KIN Australia/NZ 1982

David from Brooklyn

Overlooked Kiwi classic (made in Australia thanks to their generous tax breaks) this stylish haunted house thriller shares its baroque flair with Italian horrors like Suspiria. See trailer at https://filmsocietywellington.net.nz/
NEXT OF KIN Australia/NZ 1982
  • Embassy Grand
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1 day ago

What's On: Timebank Information Evening

Kirsten from Petone

Timebanking is a community building exchange system where you can get help with stuff and share your skills. Come along to hear more! contact us at hutttimebank@gmail.com
Timebank Information Evening
  • Alicetown Community Centre
1 day ago

Best weekend away in Auckland!

Bella Vita Hairdressing

Educating ourselves and learning from the very best @pjthomsen 🎨🥂

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1 day ago

Last days to enter! Win a double pass to the 2020 House Tours

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

NZ House & Garden House Tours are coming to a region near you!
February and March 2020, we invite you to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

This year… View more
NZ House & Garden House Tours are coming to a region near you!
February and March 2020, we invite you to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

This year we’re heading to five fabulous locations: Bay of Islands, Taupō, New Plymouth, Blenheim and Dunedin - which of these summer destinations would you love to head to?

Tell us your preferred destination and your favourite local hot-spot via this link to be in to win a double pass to the House Tour of your choice!

Entries close this Thursday 24th October 2019.

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