Hutt Central, Lower Hutt

15 hours ago

Poll: Is a smoke-free city a better place to live?

Matt Tso Reporter from The Hutt News

Large swathes of Lower Hutt are now smoke-free following a vote by councillors.

Smoke-free areas now include shopping centres, bus stops, train stations, parks, sports grounds, beaches and outdoor pavement dining areas.

Does the smoke-free policy make Lower Hutt a better place to live?

*If you … View more
Large swathes of Lower Hutt are now smoke-free following a vote by councillors.

Smoke-free areas now include shopping centres, bus stops, train stations, parks, sports grounds, beaches and outdoor pavement dining areas.

Does the smoke-free policy make Lower Hutt a better place to live?

*If you don't want your comments used in an article, just add NFP at the end of your post

Is a smoke-free city a better place to live?
  • 80% Yes
    80% Complete
  • 20% No
    20% Complete
65 votes
3 days ago

Soft plastic recycling bins are back

Paul Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours, soft plastic recycling bins are coming back.

The Love NZ Soft Plastic Recycling Scheme, which was suspended in 2018, has returned to Auckland and Hamilton and, as of October, will be back in Wellington too.

It can get confusing trying to keep track of what to recycle, what not to … View more
Hi neighbours, soft plastic recycling bins are coming back.

The Love NZ Soft Plastic Recycling Scheme, which was suspended in 2018, has returned to Auckland and Hamilton and, as of October, will be back in Wellington too.

It can get confusing trying to keep track of what to recycle, what not to recycle, and what's just rubbish.

To read more, click here.

Here's what you can and can't put in soft plastic recycling bins.

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1 day ago

WATCH: How Mr & Mrs Gock Saved the Kumara

The Team from Play Stuff

Play Stuff Short Doco: When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940’s they found an unlikely way to return the gift – by saving the almighty kumara. Watch now

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7 hours ago

What's On: Want to play Croquet

David from Stokes Valley

Waimarie Hutt Valley croquet Club welcomes new members, to see what we do and maybe join us. Flat soled shoes required. Come along on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings from
Want to play Croquet
  • Walter Nash Park
12 hours ago

Mitsubishi car recalls - Are you affected?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Mitsubishi Motors is recalling the following vehicles:

MITSUBISHI ASX, Model years 2011-2015
RISK: Wiper linkage ball joints could corrode and the linkage could jam or separate. The wipers would be inoperative in the worst case scenario.

MITSUBISHI I-CAR, LANCER, Various years 2003-2010
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Mitsubishi Motors is recalling the following vehicles:

MITSUBISHI ASX, Model years 2011-2015
RISK: Wiper linkage ball joints could corrode and the linkage could jam or separate. The wipers would be inoperative in the worst case scenario.

MITSUBISHI I-CAR, LANCER, Various years 2003-2010
RISK: The airbag inflator may operate incorrectly on deployment and cause shrapnel to enter the cabin resulting in occupant injury or death.

Make sure you contact your nearest Mitsubishi Motors dealer.

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15 hours ago

Hutt City Council ARCHIVES tour 11.30am Saturday 21/9/19

Sandra from Normandale

Hutt City Council Archives 487 Hutt Road Alicetown Lower Hutt.
11.30-12.30noon.
Experience a behind the scenes tour of the HCC Archives, view early 19th century documents and how to access the information you want.
If you love local history and family history, this could be your starting point. … View more
Hutt City Council Archives 487 Hutt Road Alicetown Lower Hutt.
11.30-12.30noon.
Experience a behind the scenes tour of the HCC Archives, view early 19th century documents and how to access the information you want.
If you love local history and family history, this could be your starting point.

Photo Woburn Farm, todays Woburn Retirement Village Lower Hutt.
HERITAGE MONTH September 2019.

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15 hours ago

Sunday 22/9/19 11.45-2pm Archaeological Tour Pareraho Pa Belmont.

Sandra from Normandale

Archaeological tour of Pareraho Pa.
Meet at 11.45am at the junction of Coach Lane and Belmont Terrace Lower Hutt. Bring some food if you need lunch, sturdy shoes and reasonable level of fitness. BOOKINGS Required Nick.Beyon.huttcityarchaeology@gmail.com
HERITAGE MONTH September 2019

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21 hours ago

Don’t miss this great film!

Lighthouse Cinema Petone

Based on the globally acclaimed bestseller, "The Goldfinch – starring Ansel Elgort (“Baby Driver”) and Academy Award winner Nicole Kidman (“The Hours,” “Big Little Lies”) – tells the story of a boy in New York who is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a… View moreBased on the globally acclaimed bestseller, "The Goldfinch – starring Ansel Elgort (“Baby Driver”) and Academy Award winner Nicole Kidman (“The Hours,” “Big Little Lies”) – tells the story of a boy in New York who is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The course of his life changes, sending him on a stirring odyssey of grief and guilt, reinvention and redemption, and even love. 

“An absorbing reflection on loss, sorrow and the power of great art to comfort and endure”, THE GOLDFINCH opens 26 September at Light House Cinema!
Coming soon

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2 days ago

Beetroot

Jane from Naenae

Ready NOW.

1 day ago

Queen Slat Bed Frame

Dahna from Naenae

Bought in February so only used for 7 months. Was only bought as I couldn't fit my other base in my room and I'm now moving so this is surplus to requirements. No damage. Currently available at The Warehouse for $349 so grab a bargain! Need gone by the 12th of October. Frame only, not … View moreBought in February so only used for 7 months. Was only bought as I couldn't fit my other base in my room and I'm now moving so this is surplus to requirements. No damage. Currently available at The Warehouse for $349 so grab a bargain! Need gone by the 12th of October. Frame only, not selling the mattress.

Price: $200

1 day ago

LOCATION SUNNY AND CENTRAL

The Team from Neighbourly Property

Central Hutt at your doorstep, Eastern Hutt school across the road, flat private section that gets all day sun. This home ticks many boxes.

Fantastic two-storey house with open plan living modern kitchen and dining area.
This home gets plenty of light. Three bedrooms plus en suite, bathroom/ … View more
Central Hutt at your doorstep, Eastern Hutt school across the road, flat private section that gets all day sun. This home ticks many boxes.

Fantastic two-storey house with open plan living modern kitchen and dining area.
This home gets plenty of light. Three bedrooms plus en suite, bathroom/ toilet upstairs, separate laundry area with an additional toilet downstairs.

Fully fenced section creates a secluded private retreat. Outdoor bbq patio area - perfect for entertaining.

Sweet Vanilla cafe down the road, Queensgate mall in the other direction. A supermarket around the corner, the Hutt hospital and public transport near by. This home is convenient, modern and central.

This is a fantastic opportunity for those looking for that extra something.

- Fully fenced section
- Conveniently located in Central Hutt
- 2.5 bathrooms
- 3 bedrooms
- En suite
- Carport

Deadline Sale closing at 28 Cornwall Street 4pm Wed 2 Oct (will not be sold prior)

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1 day ago

Woodcraft

Graham from Maungaraki

The Guild of Woodworkers Wellington are holding their annual wood show at the Dowse Gallery on the weekend of 28 and 29 September. A wide range of woodturnings and wood carvings produced by local Guild members from natives and exotic timbers are on display for both viewing and sale.

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1 day ago

$650

Rafia Neighbourly Lead from Belmont

Bought this dining table with 6 chairs from Harvey Norman and now want it sold as shifting overseas!

Negotiable

1 day ago

Being Kiwi: Have you experienced racism?

Stacey Reporter from Stuff

New Zealand is renowned for being friendly and welcoming but is that true for everyone?

Stuff is asking readers to share their experiences of racism by taking part in this short survey.

Being Kiwi is a project looking at the experiences of life in New Zealand for people of all cultures. It calls… View more
New Zealand is renowned for being friendly and welcoming but is that true for everyone?

Stuff is asking readers to share their experiences of racism by taking part in this short survey.

Being Kiwi is a project looking at the experiences of life in New Zealand for people of all cultures. It calls for the collection of official statistics on hate crimes, looks at discrimination in our schools and takes a stroll through Auckland, now one of the most diverse cities in the world.

To take part in the survey, click here

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1 day ago

Friday 20 September 2019 HERITAGE Hutt Talks 12 noon

Sandra from Normandale

Popup shop 4 Laings/High St HERITAGE IN THE HUTT.
Talk 12 noon by Jennie Henton HCC archivist on researching archives.
Talk 1pm by local historian Dawn Chambers on researching Wellington Land District Records.
DISPLAYS in the shop.

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