94 days ago

New homes for Kilbirnie, Wellington

The Team from Kāinga Ora - Homes and Communities

We're looking to build 60 modern, warm homes at 619-631 Evans Bay Pde to replace 20 homes currently there. Find out more about this proposed development at two community drop-in sessions on 23 and 30 July from 3 - 6pm, at Kilbirnie Community Centre, 56-68 Bay Rd, Kilbirnie (next to Farmers). Drop in any time.

More info at www.kaingaora.govt.nz...

More messages from your neighbours
3 hours ago

Poll: Should Aayla be allowed to play?

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

A team of keen young Petone rugby league players will forfeit their points and risk disqualifying themselves in an upcoming tournament because one of their star players is banned.
The reason? She’s a girl. Aayla Toman, 13, has been told she’s not allowed to play in the u13 boys’ grade in Wellington’s Pacific Youth Cup because of her gender – something that led her club team, the u13 Petone Panthers, to play her ‘illegally’ all season.
New Zealand Rugby League rules state the maximum age for males and females to play in mixed gender full contact rugby league is 12 years of age.

Should Aayla be allowed to play?
  • 66.7% Yes
    66.7% Complete
  • 33.3% No
    33.3% Complete
75 votes
1 day ago

Way Back Wednesday

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

Who recognises this famous photo from the Stuff archives?
Hint: It has come to represents a pivotal moment in New Zealand history.

1 day ago

Rare white tūī captured by Wellington photographer

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

It is not Feathered Friend Friday but a beautiful white tūī has been spotted in Wellington.
Thank-you Sean Gillespie for your lovely pictures.