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20 July – Working Bee with Zealandia

Working Bee at Cummings Park today – POSTPONED. Due to the weather – the call has been made to postpone this event to a later date when we can expect the weather to be better. Our apologies if this has … Continue reading

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Wasted with Kate – 3 September

We are holding a waste workshop by Wasted with Kate in conjunction with the Council’s Waste Minimisation team. Kate is a fantastic presenter and has run several of these in the past for the Council. Ngaio has been asked to … Continue reading

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Ngaio Repair Cafe

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Thorndon Quay Works

This update about the construction in Thorndon Quay has come from Wellington City Council (abridged). The Thorndon Quay upgrade stretches from the Bunny St intersection to 87 Hutt Road (near Gun City). We’re working in sections so it will be … Continue reading

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July Recycling at Ngaio Union Church

This Saturday is first of the month – so its recycling time again, from 10am to 12 noon at Ngaio Union Church. Good news – we can recycle shaving products again – all brands of disposable shavers, including blades and … Continue reading

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Latest update on Te Ara Tupua

This update on Te Ara Tupua has come from Waka Kotahi If you’ve been traveling on rail or road, you may have seen the first of six vertical seawalls on the western end of Pito-One foreshore. These vertical seawalls are … Continue reading

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Coastal Reserves Management Plan

Wellington City Council is commencing development of a new Coastal Reserves Management Plan to provide direction for the management, protection, and enhancement of Wellington’s coastal reserves, parks, and beaches. The scope of the plan is proposed to cover the majority … Continue reading

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Ngaio Recycling – shaving products added

We are making some improvements to our recycling collections. Firstly, we have found a place to recycle shaving products – including blades and razors (refillable and disposable products, and replaceable-blade cartridge units). A poster showing what can be recycled is … Continue reading

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Pindone rabbit control – Outer Green Belt Skyline.

Wellington City Council has engaged Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC) to undertake a Pindone rabbit control operation from 6 May 2024 across key sections of the Outer Green Belt Skyline. Rabbit numbers have soared on the Skyline and are causing … Continue reading

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Play with Wellingtons budget

Formal consultation on Wellington’s 10-year plan and budget – our 2024-34 Long-term Plan – is open until 12 May. WCC has a very nice interactive budgeting tool which lets you play with Council expenditure, and see what impact your changes … Continue reading

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