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Whaitua - communities managing local water quality


Whaitua means space or catchment. Our Whaitua Committees are groups of passionate local people working together to deliver better water quality in their community. Get involved.

What matters to you?


We’re working on our Long Term Plan right now, this is a really important document, we use this to prioritise our work and make sure we not only continue to provide, but improve our services for the region and the people in it. We want to make sure

Better Metlink fares in July 2018


We have confirmed changes to Metlink bus, train & ferry fares from July 2018. Concessions for full-time students, disabled people and off-peak travel. 3% fare increase. Retention of 30-day bus passes.

Is it safe to swim


During summer, Wellington’s regional, city and district councils monitor the quality of water at popular beaches and rivers each week.

Fencing for healthy waterways


We have funds available to help you fence some waterways on your farm.

25 Nov
Ngati Toa shellfish survey

26 Nov
Ngati Toa shellfish survey

What Matters to You?