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Join the Effort to Restore Local Waterways at Battle Hill Community Planting Day July 21, 2024 Porirua residents are invited to participate in the final community planting day of 2024 at Battle Hill Farm Forest Park. The event, organised by Porirua… ...
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… ...
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… ...
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… ...
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… ...
Porirua Rugby Fans Pumped for Canes vs Chiefs Semi-Final June 14, 2024 Porirua residents gearing up for the Hurricanes vs Chiefs semi-final this Saturday, 15 June, can expect a smoother commute thanks to Metlink's expanded services. In… ...
MP Edmonds clinic at Aotea Summerset June 10, 2024 Mana MP Barbara Edmonds went onsite to hold one of her popular MP clinics today at the Summerset Retirement Village in Aotea. Mana MP since… ...
Porirua Libraries – Welcome to the Club June 6, 2024 The message from Porirua Libraries is 'Come & join our relaxed, informal monthly book clubs.' At the book clubs you will find lively discussions, fresh… ...
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… ...
81 pou will be standing guard at Pātaka (May 22, 2024) A new installation by Waiheke Island artist Anton Forde (Taranaki, Gaeltagh, Gaelic, English) opens at Pātaka Art + Museum this winter, 22 June – 13… ...
Look up. Look out! Metlink gets behind road safety week (May 22, 2024) Metlink is getting behind Road Safety Week (20-26 May) by drawing attention to the collective responsibility of keeping each other safe on the road. Road Safety week… ...
Intense Fire Show Expected at Porirua Pacific Night Market (May 20, 2024) Porirua is set to witness an intense fire show as Te Rā Nui teams up with Fire and Emergency NZ (FENZ) and the Wellington Region… ...
More trains and bigger buses for Phoenix semi-final at Sky Stadium (May 15, 2024) With a predicted crowd of 30,000 plus, Metlink will be boosting train capacity, adding extra train services, and running larger buses to help get fans… ...
Welcome to Rotuman Language Week (May 15, 2024) Gasav Ne Fäeag Rotuạm Ta - Rotuman Language Week   The Rotuman Language is the first language to kick off Pacific Languages 2024, and will be… ...
Pacific Language Weeks, Begin (May 13, 2024) Noa'ia, Tālofa lava, Mauri, Kia orāna, Mālō e lelei, Talofa, Ni sa bula vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Mālo ni, Halo olgeta, Halo Oloketa, Tēnā koutou kātoa and warm Pacific greetings to you all. Celebrate the rich languages of the Pacific with the 2024 Pacific Language… ...
Ukulele Fun at Titahi Bay Library (May 5, 2024) Join the fun at the Titahi Bay Library and learn how to play the ukuele. Ten ukulele’s are available to test your skills (or bring… ...
The Unseen – Film Screening and Panel Discussion (April 26, 2024) The Unseen is a full-of-wonder film that is both educational and inspirational (See video trailer below). It is the hope of both the filmmakers Geoff… ...
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… ...
Ahilapalapa Rands: Across the Sea from Hawaii to Porirua (April 10, 2024) Ahilapalapa Rands draws on her Kānaka Maoli (Hawaiian) whakapapa to explore the connections with Hawai‘i across the expanse of the ocean. Known for her collaborative… ...
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… ...
Porirua Football Fans flock to Sky Stadium in support of Phoenix FC (March 31, 2024) Wellington Phoenix FC vs Brisbane Roar FC. Sunday 31 March, 1pm kick off. Wellington Phoenix head coach Giancarlo Italiano is bullish about the depth of… ...
Phoenix look to Finish Season in Style (March 29, 2024) The Phoenix play host to Western Sydney Wanderers at Porirua Park on Saturday afternoon in their final round match, which doubles as the club’s Pride… ...
Porirua Music fans in for Chris Isaak treat (March 27, 2024) Porirua music enthusiasts are in for a treat as the platinum-selling and GRAMMY-nominated artist Chris Isaak, accompanied by his longtime band Silvertone, is set to… ...
Porirua skaters roll down to Pōneke parks (March 26, 2024) Skate Pōneke is back for 2024 with three pop-up skate installations to celebrate and encourage skating in the city.  Wellington City Council’s first We Skate Pōneke campaign in… ...
Phoenix – Picnic at Porirua Park (March 20, 2024) Buy your tickets here: https://wellingtonphoenix.flicket.co.nz/events/baa23fcd-a3db-4d0a-8bba-d75246bcfff7/reservation ...
Porirua receives a friendly invitation to Welly’s Wild CubaDupa (March 19, 2024) It has been a summer of fun in the capital, and it’s ending with a bang, a strum, a drum and some beats as CubaDupa… ...
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… ...
Taniwha Toa Cricket play Finals this Saturday (March 19, 2024) Taniwha Toa Cricket Senior Men's team is playing in the finals this Saturday. A win will see them move up to Division 1. They are… ...