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The Gas Hub’s Parks and Places brings Picnic and Play to Upper Hutt

Celebrate the end of summer in Upper Hutt with an evening picnic and free activities for the whole family. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 01 MAR 2018—Upper Hutt City Council’s Activation team invite everyone to join them for Picnic and Play at Awakairangi Park on the evening of Tuesday 13 March. This is a perfect opportunity… Read more »

Akatarawa Road to re-open from 6pm Wednesday 28 February 2018

Akatarawa Road will be opened from 6pm tonight (Wednesday 28 February), although repairs will continue for some time in this area. Traffic will experience delays of up to 10 minutes while reparation work is carried out. Signage will be erected on the road advising of the work and to expect delays. 26 February 2018 –… Read more »

Upper Hutt’s 2018 Young Achievers Awards—nominations open 1 March

Wayne Guppy and Brianna Ralston

Inspiring young people of Upper Hutt will be celebrated at the annual Upper Hutt City Young Achievers Awards.   Nominations for the 2018 Upper Hutt City Young Achievers Awards are due to open from 1-31 March.  Council is excited to announce three new categories this year, as well as grants for each category winner. If… Read more »

All geared up for Bike the Trail 2018

The Hutt Valley’s annual Bike the Trail is on this Sunday 4 March and is free to participate. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 27 Feb 2018— Bike the Trail is geared up for Sunday 4 March 2018 starting from 9.50 am! Enjoy an awesome day out cycling along the Hutt River Trail, part of the New… Read more »

Mitre 10 MEGA Buggy Walk heads to Upper Hutt

Upper Hutt will be hosting the popular Mitre 10 MEGA Buggy Walk at Trentham Memorial Park in March. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 26 FEB 2018— Parents, caregivers, and grandparents with under 5s are invited to join the Upper Hutt City Council’s Activation team at the next Mitre 10 MEGA Buggy Walk, at Trentham Memorial Park… Read more »

Council launches Hutt Science initiative in Upper Hutt

The Hutt Science programme for primary and intermediate schools is now available in Upper Hutt, thanks to initial funding from Upper Hutt City Council. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 19 FEB 2018—Hutt Science, which has been successfully operating in Hutt City since 2015, is now available to Upper Hutt primary and intermediate schools. The programme was… Read more »

Upper Hutt Central Library building closure—16 February update

A little over a week after the temporary closure of the Upper Hutt Central Library building most of our key services are back up and running, meaning we can expect a welcome return to a stability for both public and staff. After receiving feedback about our temporary opening hours not being suitable for customers who… Read more »

Extraordinary Traffic Committee meeting – Tuesday 20 February 2018 at 1.00 pm

Picture of a gavel

At the Policy Committee meeting held on Wednesday 14 February 2018, the Committee resolved to establish a Traffic Committee and hold an Extraordinary Traffic Committee meeting on Tuesday 20 February 2018 at 1.00 pm. The purpose of this meeting is to hear, consider, and make recommendations to Council on the following traffic matters: Johnswood Grove… Read more »

Most Upper Hutt library services restored during building closure

Upper Hutt City Libraries staff have been busy creating alternative means to deliver services to customers while the Central Library building remains closed.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 13 FEB 2018—Since the closure of Upper Hutt Central Library building on 7 February, the libraries management team have been putting into place immediate access to vital… Read more »

Upper Hutt Central Library building closure—9 February update

We’ve been organising alternate access to our services while Upper Hutt Central Library is closed. The following schedules will take effect on Monday 12 February. Pinehaven Library hours extended Monday – Friday: 9.30 am – 4.30 pm Saturday: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm Mobile Library bus The Mobile Library bus will be open for business… Read more »