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H2O Xtream opens Monday—come and see the results

The maintenance at Upper Hutt’s H2O Xtream aquatic centre will be complete next week and celebrated with an all-day carnival on Saturday 6 September. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 27 AUG 2014—H2O Xtream is set to reopen on Monday 1 September, with some amazing results including a renovated spa with new seating and UV water treatment,… Read more »

Events announced for Breakaway Festival of Cycling in Upper Hutt

Upper Hutt’s annual cycle festival is about to kick off with events and fun for all ages. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 20 AUG 2014—The programme for Breakaway Festival of Cycling 2014 has been announced and it offers something for everyone in Upper Hutt this September. In its second year the Breakaway Festival of Cycling gives… Read more »

Upper Hutt Community Directory to be updated and published in print and online

UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 14 AUG 2014—Upper Hutt City Council is currently in the process of updating the Upper Hutt City Community Directory and are welcoming all community organisations to update their details. New community organisations and service providers in Upper Hutt are also encouraged to provide their details for inclusion in the updated directory.… Read more »

Upper Hutt City Council upgrading school signs at Silverstream

Improved safety is in store for school children as Upper Hutt City Council moves to automate more school safety signs.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 21 JUL 2014—Upper Hutt City Council is upgrading to a connected and automated system for its electronic school signs at Silverstream. The electronic signs are solar powered and use LED… Read more »

H2O Xtream closing for maintenance next week

A reminder that H2O Xtream will be closed for six weeks from 21 July – 31 August, reopening 1 September 2014.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 18 JUL 2014—Upper Hutt’s Council-run aquatic centre, H2O Xtream is to temporarily close for maintenance from 21July. The maintenance programme is expected to last for six weeks, with the pool… Read more »

Enter now—Upper Hutt’s annual Poetry Competition in full swing

There’s only three and a half weeks to go for Upper Hutt’s 14th annual Poetry Competition. Join us as we celebrate with the winners on National Poetry Day, 22 August 2014.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 16 JUL 2014—Have you entered your ‘Remembrance’ poem in the 14th annual Upper Hutt Poetry Competition yet? Do you have… Read more »

Upper Hutt City Library to host acclaimed author Jenny Pattrick

Jenny Pattrick, author of acclaimed historical novels The Denniston Rose, Landings, and now Heartland, will present her new book at Upper Hutt’s Central Library on 23 July.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 11 JUL 2014—Have you read The Denniston Rose, Landings or Heart of Coal? Jenny Pattrick, author of these acclaimed historical novels is speaking at… Read more »