Mount Victoria, Wellington

24 days ago

Facilities and Services at Level 2

Simone Borgstede from Wellington City Council

Following Monday’s announcement by the Government, we're pleased to announce most of our services and facilities can reopen and resume as the country moves into Alert Level 2 on Thursday 14 May.
While Level 2 means more freedom with everyday activities, there are still measures in place to … View more
Following Monday’s announcement by the Government, we're pleased to announce most of our services and facilities can reopen and resume as the country moves into Alert Level 2 on Thursday 14 May.
While Level 2 means more freedom with everyday activities, there are still measures in place to keep the country safe.
For more information about our services and facilities at Level 2, visit:
wellington.govt.nz...
Play it safe Pōneke!

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21 days ago

Small business owners – take our survey

Stuff Prosper

Small businesses are vital to the recovery of our economy.

During the Covid-19 restrictions, business owners have shown initiative, hard work and resilience to keep afloat.

But many have been hit hard.

Lack of clarity about just how heavy the toll of the restrictions have been on … View more
Small businesses are vital to the recovery of our economy.

During the Covid-19 restrictions, business owners have shown initiative, hard work and resilience to keep afloat.

But many have been hit hard.

Lack of clarity about just how heavy the toll of the restrictions have been on individual businesses and their ability to quickly rebound adds to the uncertainty of the national economic recovery.

Therefore, Prosper is launching a survey targeted at finding out the scale of Covid-19's impact.

You can take that survey right now – it will only take a few minutes.
Take the survey

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21 days ago

How to create a happy and healthy home for less

The Warehouse

Did you know a government and industry study found the condition of as many as one in two New Zealand homes assessed wasn’t as healthy as it should be?

That has a big impact on our health, but despite the obstacles we face, there are lots of simple ways to make your place warmer and drier, … View more
Did you know a government and industry study found the condition of as many as one in two New Zealand homes assessed wasn’t as healthy as it should be?

That has a big impact on our health, but despite the obstacles we face, there are lots of simple ways to make your place warmer and drier, more comfortable and easier to heat.
Find out more

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21 days ago

Contract tracing during Covid-19

Laura from Sutherland Performance

Sutherland Performance is a Rippl venue. On arrival at the workshop please wash or gel your hands and sign in. You can sign our contact tracing record or check in using the Rippl app. Available in the Apple App store or Google Play store.

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21 days ago

Releasing water

The Team from Wellington Water

This may look like a waste of water, but it’s sometimes better to release a little bit out rather than turn off water to the whole street.

Here we have Water Serviceperson Rapata replacing a broken toby. Rather than turning off the water, he diverted the flow away from the affected house for a … View more
This may look like a waste of water, but it’s sometimes better to release a little bit out rather than turn off water to the whole street.

Here we have Water Serviceperson Rapata replacing a broken toby. Rather than turning off the water, he diverted the flow away from the affected house for a few minutes while he did the job.

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24 days ago

Southern Landfill reopens

Simone Borgstede from Wellington City Council

The Southern Landfill will open to public on Thursday 14 May.
Safety precautions will be in place including vehicle recognition, social distancing measures, and a new way to pay. Normal hours will apply, except on weekends, where the site will close at 3.30pm.
Please expect delays. We recommend … View more
The Southern Landfill will open to public on Thursday 14 May.
Safety precautions will be in place including vehicle recognition, social distancing measures, and a new way to pay. Normal hours will apply, except on weekends, where the site will close at 3.30pm.
Please expect delays. We recommend visiting on your allocated recycling day to avoid congestion.
For more information including FAQs, visit our website:
wellington.govt.nz...

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21 days ago

Volunteers Needed

Erin from Newtown

We always need volunteers to assist in our Op Shops (we have 9 over the Wellington Area: Newtown, Miramar, Island Bay, Karori, Aro Valley, Khandallah and Johnsonville, Kilbirnie, Kelburn). So please call us, or drop by an op shop closest to you and start volunteering today. We also need volunteers … View moreWe always need volunteers to assist in our Op Shops (we have 9 over the Wellington Area: Newtown, Miramar, Island Bay, Karori, Aro Valley, Khandallah and Johnsonville, Kilbirnie, Kelburn). So please call us, or drop by an op shop closest to you and start volunteering today. We also need volunteers for our food bank, donations sorting room and van driver assistants.
Want to be a part of a great team making a real difference in your community? Phone (04) 389-7111 or email volunteer@vinnieswgtn.org.nz

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21 days ago

We are open as normal

Naichao from Oriental Pantry

Dear Neighbours,
Since Level 2, we are open as normal, from 10am to 6pm.
At the meanwhile, tons of new product come and we hope you enjoy shopping with us safely.

35 days ago

Vegetarian products

Naichao from Oriental Pantry

Dear Neighbours,
After a hard time, our vegetarian products came back.
Now we almost have all of them.
Please come and check.
Cheers!

21 days ago

Build your own storage planter

The Team from Resene ColorShop Basin Reserve

What’s better than a new planter box?

One that serves as a place to stash plant pots or tuck a hose out of sight too.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create this project yourself.

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24 days ago

Facilities and Services resuming

Simone Borgstede from Wellington City Council

We're excited to reopen most of our facilities and resume many services and programmes under Level 2.
Restrictions will be in place to keep staff and the community safe.
Swimming pools, gyms, recreation centres, playgrounds, skate parks, sports pavilions, public toilets and the Berhampore golf… View more
We're excited to reopen most of our facilities and resume many services and programmes under Level 2.
Restrictions will be in place to keep staff and the community safe.
Swimming pools, gyms, recreation centres, playgrounds, skate parks, sports pavilions, public toilets and the Berhampore golf course will reopen.
For more information including the list of facilities and opening dates, visit our website.wellington.govt.nz...

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22 days ago

Safety notice for Wellingtonians

Kāinga Ora Homes and Communities

Hi neighbours, from next week at the Arlington housing site you may notice safety fencing, surveying and soil testing activity from our contractors.

They’ll be getting ready for demolition from July, after which we’ll be building around 300 modern, warm and quality homes over the next few … View more
Hi neighbours, from next week at the Arlington housing site you may notice safety fencing, surveying and soil testing activity from our contractors.

They’ll be getting ready for demolition from July, after which we’ll be building around 300 modern, warm and quality homes over the next few years.

Thanks for your patience as we prepare to build these much-needed homes for Wellingtonians.

Any questions or for more information, please contact Renee Regal on 021 998 724 or 0800 801 601 or email renee.regal@kaingaora.govt.nz
Learn more

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22 days ago

Performance tuning for European vehicles in Wellington

Laura from Sutherland Performance

The team at Sutherland Performance are back to business as usual at Alert Level 2 - with social distancing.

This prime example of a 4.2 TDi Touareg.

Stage I tune adding 70 NM and 35 HP.

See what gains await you. Come and visit us to discuss how to maximise your vehicle's potential.

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23 days ago

What are you hoping for out of Thursday's Budget

Sharron Pardoe Reporter from Dominion Post

The Prime Minister has promised a Government budget focused on jobs, saying the "rainy day" for spending has arrived.

Where do you think the money should be spent?

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22 days ago

We are open!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Kilbirnie

Come on in, we are open, we would love to see you!

After all these weeks, we are excited to announce, that we are re-opening our shop doors today. For your safety, our teams thoroughly prepared the shops according to the Ministry of Health guidelines. We have put out our best winter stock for you.… View more
Come on in, we are open, we would love to see you!

After all these weeks, we are excited to announce, that we are re-opening our shop doors today. For your safety, our teams thoroughly prepared the shops according to the Ministry of Health guidelines. We have put out our best winter stock for you. So, come in and rummage around.

If you prefer, you can still use our contactless shopping options online using the link below or by phoning us.

We are looking forward to seeing you!

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