Porirua Business

KiwiSaver Balances up, but gender savings gap persists July 12, 2024 By Sonia Speedy New research from Te Ara Ahunga Ora, the Retirement Commission, shows the average KiwiSaver balance was up $4,444 compared to last year,… ...
Welcome to Halo Communications, Interview with Angela Bensemann July 4, 2024 PN/ Please tell us the story behind the founding of your business Angela? A/ I set up Halo Communications almost 20 years ago to provide… ...
Porirua Business Profile – The Brewstore June 14, 2024 An Interview with Davey, Owner of The Brewstore. Porirua News: Can you tell us the story behind the founding of your business? Davey: The Brewstore… ...
Porirua Shines at Love Local Expo 2024 June 10, 2024 The Porirua Love Local Expo 2024, held on June 8 at Te Rauparaha Arena, was a vibrant celebration of local entrepreneurship, creativity, and community spirit.… ...
Kelly Fox radio interview with Nikki Carroll June 5, 2024 Great interview of Kelly Fox on Coast Access Radio with Nikki Carroll. Kelly Fox of Traffic Fox fame Conversations at Coast Access Radio features interviews… ...
Welcome to Porirua Business Month June 4, 2024 This June, Porirua is celebrating its local businesses with a series of free events and talks, providing opportunities for business owners and customers alike to… ...
Celebrating Wāhine in Business June 3, 2024 PATAKA Art + Museum in Porirua is hosting an inspiring event, "Wāhine Paving the Way in Business," on Tuesday, 4 June 2024, from 5:30 pm… ...
Porirua company Most Trusted Brand winner May 27, 2024 Porirua’s Whittaker’s won three awards, including the Major Prize when Reader’s Digest announced the results of the 25th Annual Most Trusted Brands in New Zealand… ...
Culinary icon Ruth Pretty moves on May 16, 2024 After 36 years running an internationally renowned Te Horo business, Ruth Pretty has called time. Ruth and her Ōtaki-born husband, Paul Pretty, are retiring, and… ...
Unlock Your Potential at the Porirua Careers Expo (May 8, 2024) As we enter a new year full of possibilities, Porirua is set to host an exciting event that promises to ignite aspirations and expand horizons.… ...
Porirua Alcohol Fees Bylaw 2024 (April 15, 2024) In Porirua City Council’s annual review of alcohol licensing fees and costs, it was found that rates are covering 80% of the alcohol licensing cost… ...
Plimmerton/Paremata – Have your Say on Porirua City’s LTP (April 10, 2024) "Porirua’s next Long-term Plan (LTP) sets Porirua City’s budget and plan for the next 10 years. Porirua is our place – let’s kōrero about our… ...
Porirua City – Planning for the Future (April 1, 2024) Porirua City, like all councils across the country, is experiencing a sharp increase in costs to deliver services and projects. Increases in the cost of… ...
30-year strategy – to support 200,000 new residents (March 21, 2024) A strategy outlining regional development, which includes Tawa and Porirua, has today been adopted by the Wellington Regional Leadership Committee (WRLC). The Future Development Strategy… ...
Barbara Edmonds to Speak at Porirua Business After 5 (March 19, 2024) Mana MP to Discuss Finance and Economic Development with Porirua Business Leaders Local businesses are invited to an exclusive session with Barbara Edmonds, Mana's MP… ...
Pacific Night Market Porirua (March 18, 2024) ...
Toastmasters (March 11, 2024) CONTACT INFORMATION: Meeting Times: 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month 7:30 pm Phone: 021 164 8289 Location: Woolstore Business Centre 20 Parumoana Street Porirua,  5240  New Zealand ...
Tuk Tuk Thai takes out Cool As Challenge (March 11, 2024) The votes were counted, the judges sipped and a Porirua entrant has once again taken out the Cool As Challenge. Nineteen cafes and restaurants in… ...
BOOMBOX Hip-Hop Rap Event (March 11, 2024) General Admission: Free ($0.00)  Register Dates Sat 16 Mar 2024, 6:00pm–7:30pm ...
St Theresa’s School – March Madness Fair! (March 11, 2024) St Theresa's School, James St, Plimmerton, Porirua - Mana Saturday 16 March 2024 11:00am – 3:00pm Ticket Information Free Admission Dates Sat 16 Mar 2024, 11:00am–3:00pm ...
Tai Chi in Te Manawa (March 11, 2024) Ticket Information Free Admission Dates Wed 13 Mar 2024, 12:30pm–1:30pm Wed 20 Mar 2024, 12:30pm–1:30pm Wed 27 Mar 2024, 12:30pm–1:30pm ...
Pīwakawaka brighten up Whitby and Aotea (March 5, 2024) Artist Helen Bland last week added to the collection of colourful Chorus cabinets around Porirua City by painting a beautiful Pīwakawaka/Fantail mural on cabinets in… ...
Minimum Wage increase from 1 April 2024 (February 22, 2024) Kapiti employment recruitment company Star People is advising employers to have payment systems in place to meet the new minimum wage that starts on April… ...
Pay Cut for lowest earners (February 14, 2024) The news was all bad for minimum wage earners as Stats NZ show they have an effective pay cut. NZCTU President Richard Wagstaff is calling… ...
Kapiti celebrates International Women’s Day (February 13, 2024) Kapiti Women in Business are hosting guest Speaker Rosie Overcomer, as well as MC Catherine Scullin for this years International Women's Day Lunch on Friday… ...
Kapiti says no to Clip On traffic Chaos (January 21, 2024) By KCNews reporters Kapiti Coasters have had a hectic time of it over the last few years with major disruptions from roadworks and the saga… ...
Kids Market 1st anniversary a huge success (January 19, 2024) The first anniversary of the Otaki Kids Market in January 2024 was a huge success, boasting over 50 stalls operated by 80 enthusiastic tamariki and… ...