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Porirua Harbour Restoration fund 2016 open

Posted on 31 August 2016

Applications for Greater Wellington Regional Council’s annual fund for community groups focussed on environmental restoration around Te Awarua-o-Porirua Harbour catchment opens tomorrow, Thursday 1 September 2016.

Porirua Harbour Restoration fund 2016 open
Posted on 31 August 2016
Applications for Greater Wellington Regional Council’s annual fund for community groups focussed on environmental restoration around Te Awarua-o-Porirua Harbour catchment opens tomorrow, Thursday 1 September 2016.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/porirua-harbour-restoration-fund-2016-open/

Hay fever hits early – it’s nature doing its thing

Posted on 31 August 2016 by Tracey Lewis

Wellingtonians are grabbing their tissues as hay fever season kicks off early this year due to the mild winter and early signs of spring.

Hay fever hits early – it’s nature doing its thing
Posted on 31 August 2016 by Tracey Lewis
Wellingtonians are grabbing their tissues as hay fever season kicks off early this year due to the mild winter and early signs of spring.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/hay-fever-hits-early-it-s-nature-doing-its-thing/

Waikanae will get 240 new parks for Christmas

Posted on 24 August 2016

Waikanae train commuters will be getting 240 new parks for Christmas with the construction of the new Metlink Park and Ride facility on the site of the old Waikanae Hotel late next week.

Waikanae will get 240 new parks for Christmas
Posted on 24 August 2016
Waikanae train commuters will be getting 240 new parks for Christmas with the construction of the new Metlink Park and Ride facility on the site of the old Waikanae Hotel late next week.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/waikanae-will-get-240-new-parks-for-christmas/

Ruamāhanga Whaitua Committee complete mid-point community discussions

Posted on 18 August 2016

This week a series of face-to-face discussions hosted by the Ruamāhanga Whaitua Committee (RWC) drew to a close, the last of nine meetings was held in Greytown and facilitated by local community representative, committee member, Rebecca Fox. The committee has held meetings from Kopuaranga in the north of the catchment to Pirinoa in the south. Around two hundred and fifty people have participated in the conversations which have also included an online and postal option.

Ruamāhanga Whaitua Committee complete mid-point community discussions
Posted on 18 August 2016
This week a series of face-to-face discussions hosted by the Ruamāhanga Whaitua Committee (RWC) drew to a close, the last of nine meetings was held in Greytown and facilitated by local community representative, committee member, Rebecca Fox. The committee has held meetings from Kopuaranga in the north of the catchment to Pirinoa in the south. Around two hundred and fifty people have participated in the conversations which have also included an online and postal option.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/ruamahanga-whaitua-committee-complete-mid-point-community-discussions/