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Upper Hutt School students inspired by LUX Light Festival

A class of 15 Upper Hutt School students have created a light installation inspired by the Circus. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 08 MAY 2017—Upper Hutt will be lighting up for LUX Light Festival from 12 – 21 May with the help of a group of creative Upper Hutt School students. LUX is a celebration of… Read more »

New Birchville Bridge reopens at 5 pm today

Following a final safety inspection at 2.00 pm this afternoon, the engineer and the contractors have confirmed that the bridge will be open for public use at 5.00 pm today. Over the next few weeks there may be times when traffic is delayed by stop/go signs as the contractors finalise changes to the services on… Read more »

Upper Hutt’s H²O Xtream offers Adult Squad swimming sessions

H²O Xtream aquatic centre’s Wavebreakers Swim School is trialling Adult Squad sessions for anyone who wants to improve their swimming technique and fitness. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 20 APR 2017—H²O Xtream’s Wavebreakers Swim School will be trialling Adult Squad swimming sessions during School Term 2. The classes will run for 8 weeks on Wednesdays (beginning… Read more »

First public charger in Upper Hutt the next step in support for electric vehicles

Upper Hutt City Council is backing electric vehicle projects, building on the city’s sustainability initiatives. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 28 APR 2017—Upper Hutt Mayor, Wayne Guppy has today opened the first public electric vehicle charging station in the city. The new fast-charging station, located at Lion Court, is in the heart of Upper Hutt’s city… Read more »

Upper Hutt’s H²O Xtream hosts Xtream Toddler Time

Join H²O Xtream at the Xtream Toddler Time event these school holidays.  UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 13 APR 2017— H²O Xtream is excited to be hosting Xtream Toddler Time on 22 April, during the school holidays. Xtream Toddler Time is a specialised event for toddlers and their parents, providing a fun, relaxed, and safe atmosphere… Read more »

Annual Plan meeting postponed to Wednesday 19 April

Wellington Region Emergency Management Office (WREMO) has advised Council and members of the community to prepare for high winds and heavy rainfall that are forecast for this evening. As a result, tonight’s public meeting for the Annual Plan 2017 – 2018 has been postponed to Wednesday 19 April. Read more »

Upper Hutt’s H2O Xtream aquatic centre maintains PoolSafe accreditation

H²O Xtream’s annual PoolSafe assessment reveals continued commitment to high standards of safety at the aquatic facility. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 12 APR 2017—H²O Xtream has again been recognised as a PoolSafe facility. Being PoolSafe means the complex has passed a series of tests and checks to ensure it is meeting industry standards for safety… Read more »

SH2/SH58 Haywards Interchange Roundabout opening over Easter weekend

We are approaching a major milestone in the SH2/ SH58 interchange project, with traffic to start flowing on the new roundabout over Easter weekend. If you’re travelling through this area, the road layout will be different to what you’re used to, so following is a quick guide on how to use the new interchange. If… Read more »