Public Notices

Warning: New Bus Lane Cameras June 5, 2024 Starting Monday, 10 June, Wellington residents and drivers will see new fixed cameras monitoring bus lane usage on Adelaide Road and Manners Street. This initiative…
Porirua City Council wraps up water tank pre-order system May 10, 2024 Porirua City Council has brought the pre-order system for its 200-litre water tanks to an end as record demand for the items has cooled and…
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…
Navigators to Enhance Safety at Porirua Railway Station (July 19, 2024) Starting Monday 22 July, Porirua Railway Station will see the introduction of a new safety initiative aimed at enhancing security and fostering a sense of… ...
Council invite feedback on Cannons Creek Park Closure and Redevelopment (July 18, 2024) The Porirua City Council has opened consultation for the temporary closure and redevelopment of Cannons Creek Park, a significant move aimed at enhancing the area… ...
Porirua Athlete Rory Mead off to Paris 2024 Paralympic Games (July 16, 2024) Porirua’s US-based Paralympian Rory Mead, one of New Zealand’s most prominent hand cyclists, has carved out an accomplished international career in his craft, leading to… ...
Two men arrested following Tītahi Bay incident (July 11, 2024) Two men have been charged following an incident in Tītahi Bay today. Kāpiti-Mana Area Commander, Inspector Renée Perkins says the incident unfolded when police officers… ...
Armed Offenders Squad Visit Porirua (July 11, 2024) The Armed Offenders Squad will be visiting the New Zealand Police Museum in Papakowhai next Wednesday (17 July). This is an amazing opportunity to find… ...
Porirua not-for-profits get $211k funding boost (July 8, 2024) Nikau Foundation has announced over $211,000 in funding to support Porirua communities. A total of $211,305 has been given to fund 35 applications from organisations… ...
Funding cuts, lead to difficult decisions (July 8, 2024) Column by Hon Barbara Edmonds, MP for Mana. This month, we’ll continue feeling the impact of National’s choice to make everyday life harderfor New Zealanders.Here… ...
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… ...
Police appeal for information following assault, SH59, Porirua (July 4, 2024) Warning: Story contains sensitive content. Police are appealing for information and dashcam or video footage following an assault on State Highway 59 yesterday, Wednesday 3… ...
Update on Spinnaker Drive slip (July 4, 2024) Porirua Council remains focused on reopening Spinnaker Drive as soon as practical, subject to competing activities across the city. Currently, Council is working through the… ...
Names given for new streets in Eastern Porirua Development (July 4, 2024) Te Puna Kōrero Committee is the main committee that makes decisions about the city’s strategic direction and framework. It is made up of the Mayor,… ...
Keep the kids busy with school holidays fun (July 3, 2024) School holidays start at the end of the week, and if you’re still scratching your head about how to keep the littlies entertained during the… ...
First photograph of elusive Mātātā captured in Plimmerton wetland  (July 2, 2024) The elusive Mātātā or fern bird has been photographed in Taupō Swamp near Plimmerton for the first time – showing the success of restoration efforts… ...
Man arrested following fleeing driver incident, Porirua-Kāpiti (July 2, 2024) A man has been arrested after a fleeing driver incident across the Porirua-Kāpiti region earlier today. Inspector Renee Perkins, Area Commander says Police identified a… ...
Reminder: Metlink Fare Increase from 1 July (June 26, 2024) Starting 1 July, fares on bus, rail, and ferry services under Metlink will see a 10% increase. This adjustment was sanctioned by the Greater Wellington… ...
Mana Services Academy Completes Bushcraft Camp with NZ Army (June 26, 2024) The Mana Services Academy recently completed an intensive five-day bushcraft camp in collaboration with the New Zealand Army, where students learned vital survival skills essential… ...
Connect with Nature This Matariki at Community Planting Day in Porirua (June 26, 2024) Volunteers are invited to join Porirua City Council, Greater Wellington Regional Council, Ngāti Toa Rangatira, and community-led restoration group Ngahere Korowai for a planting day… ...
Bold New Strategy Paves Way to Low-Carbon Future (June 26, 2024) A new strategy released by Greater Wellington outlines a pathway to a low-carbon, resilient future and the urgent actions required to achieve it. The Wellington… ...
Friends of Pātaka Welcome all to Winter Music Series (June 20, 2024) The Friends of Pātaka Winter Music Series, a beloved annual event in Porirua, is set to return for its 19th year. This series, known for… ...
Talanoa Ako App Available now (June 16, 2024) The Talanoa Ako app is a valuable resource designed to support Pacific parents by providing ongoing access to education and learning information. Available in English… ...