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Congratulations to NZ Bus on its cycle friendly win

Posted on 31 October 2014

A bus company winning a national cycle friendly award is an extremely positive sign for road safety and deserves celebrating, says Fran Wilde, Chair of Greater Wellington Regional Council and the Regional Transport Committee.  

Congratulations to NZ Bus on its cycle friendly win
Posted on 31 October 2014
A bus company winning a national cycle friendly award is an extremely positive sign for road safety and deserves celebrating, says Fran Wilde, Chair of Greater Wellington Regional Council and the Regional Transport Committee.  
http://www.gw.govt.nz/congratulations-to-nz-bus-on-its-cycle-friendly-win/

Dog owners urged to stay away from Hutt River and harbour beaches

Posted on 27 October 2014

Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC) is warning owners to keep their dogs away from the Hutt River and Wellington Harbour beaches until officers have checked these areas for toxic possum carcasses. These carcasses may contain 1080 poison following a possum control operation undertaken on 30 September 2014 in the Kaitoke Regional Park and Hutt River Catchment. The carcasses may have washed downstream following heavy rain overnight.

Dog owners urged to stay away from Hutt River and harbour beaches
Posted on 27 October 2014
Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC) is warning owners to keep their dogs away from the Hutt River and Wellington Harbour beaches until officers have checked these areas for toxic possum carcasses. These carcasses may contain 1080 poison following a possum control operation undertaken on 30 September 2014 in the Kaitoke Regional Park and Hutt River Catchment. The carcasses may have washed downstream following heavy rain overnight.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/dog-owners-urged-to-stay-away-from-hutt-river-and-harbour-beaches/

Safer Boating Week - 17-24 October

Posted on 15 October 2014 by Donna Adlam

Wellington Harbour is a busy shipping port as well as a popular recreational area so safe boating practises are a must for the safety of all harbour users.

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Safer Boating Week - 17-24 October
Posted on 15 October 2014 by Donna Adlam
Wellington Harbour is a busy shipping port as well as a popular recreational area so safe boating practises are a must for the safety of all harbour users.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/safer-boating-week-17-24-october/

Tags: Lifejacket, Safer Boating

GWRC agrees to establish Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency

Posted on 15 October 2014

*GWRC agrees to establish Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency*

GWRC agrees to establish Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency
Posted on 15 October 2014
*GWRC agrees to establish Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency*
http://www.gw.govt.nz/gwrc-agrees-to-establish-wellington-regional-economic-development-agency/