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A time to thrive, not just survive

Upper Hutt City Council, along with Umbrella Health is to host another opportunity for residents to discover more about cognitive health and wellbeing and the importance it plays in their lives. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 12 JUN 2015—Upper Hutt residents are invited to gather for soup and hearty discussions at a wellbeing and resilience workshop.… Read more »

Young people of Upper Hutt celebrated

Upper Hutt’s Young Achievers were celebrated at the 2015 awards ceremony held at Expressions Arts and Entertainment Centre on Wednesday 3 June. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 10 JUN 2015—Young people of Upper Hutt were celebrated at the annual Young  Achievers and Youth Civic Awards last week. The event was held on Wednesday 3 June at… Read more »

Upper Hutt’s Expressions contract renewed

Mayor Wayne Guppy and Expressions Trust Chair Peter Richardson sign to renew the contract between Upper Hutt City Council and the trust for another three years. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 10 JUN 2015—Mayor of Upper Hutt, Wayne Guppy and Chair of Expressions Arts and Entertainment Charitable Trust, Peter Richardson, recently signed to renew the agreement… Read more »

LGC: Amalgamation Decisions – Wellington and Northland

Engaging with communities The Local Government Commission has made decisions on the next steps for three local government reorganisation proposals. The Commission has decided not to proceed with its draft proposals for single councils in Northland and Wellington. Instead the Commission will return to those communities to work with them and seek to develop other… Read more »

Aqua Beatz a huge hit at H2O Xtream

H2O Xtream’s first Aqua Beatz for 2015 was held on Friday night during Ara Taiohi Youth Week. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 4 JUN 2015—H2O Xtream hosted its first Aqua Beatz for 2015 on Friday 29 May, during Youth Week. It was an epic night of spot prizes, cool competitions, and all the up-to-date music played… Read more »

Upper Hutt to celebrate local volunteers

Local volunteers are invited to a night of fun, food, drinks, music, and thanks as Upper Hutt says “Cheers!” to our volunteers. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 29 MAY 2015—In the spirit of National Volunteer Week (June 21 – 27) and the upcoming Wellington Airport Community Awards, Upper Hutt City Council is hosting a celebratory evening… Read more »

BurgerFuel incentivised by council cash injection

BurgerFuel opened in Upper Hutt last week, with the help of an incentive from Council’s Economic Development Stimulus Package. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 26 MAY 2015—The opening of BurgerFuel in Upper Hutt signals a major step forward and ratifies a scheme put forward by Council to encourage new business to the city. The Economic Development… Read more »

Successful Sports Strapping and Massage workshops to be held in Porirua

Sports Massage and Strapping workshops to be hosted by Upper Hutt City Council’s Activation team in Porirua. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 22 MAY 2015—Upper Hutt City Council’s Activation team are pleased to be extending the coverage of their very popular Sports Massage and Strapping workshops into the Western Bays region. These workshops are specifically targeted… Read more »

Moonshine Hill Road expected to open at 3.00 pm

Moonshine Hill Road is due to be reopened by 3.00 pm today after contractors have cleared debris from yesterday’s weather event. Moonshine Hill Road remained closed overnight and contractors have been working on the site since this morning. Debris were also being cleared in other areas but all other roads in Upper Hutt have remained… Read more »

Moonshine Hill Rd closed

5:50 PM Moonshine Hill Road has been closed overnight for safety reasons at the culvert at the bottom of the hill. The closure is 2 kilometers from State Highway 2. Contractors will return to the site first thing in the morning. The Upper Hutt side of Moonshine Hill Road currently has a lot of debris… Read more »