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Park and Ride terms and conditions introduced by Greater Wellington Regional Council

Posted on 8 June 2018

The Greater Wellington Regional Council is introducing terms and conditions to Park and Ride carparks in an effort to bring these facilities under control.

Park and Ride terms and conditions introduced by Greater Wellington Regional Council
Posted on 8 June 2018
The Greater Wellington Regional Council is introducing terms and conditions to Park and Ride carparks in an effort to bring these facilities under control.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/park-and-ride-terms-and-conditions-introduced-by-greater-wellington-regional-council/

Miramar Peninsula out of favour with native birds…for now

Posted on 7 June 2018

While the halo effect of Zealandia may be responsible for the rising number and variety of native birds in many Wellington suburbs, they’ve been slow to wing their way to the Miramar Peninsula.

Miramar Peninsula out of favour with native birds…for now
Posted on 7 June 2018
While the halo effect of Zealandia may be responsible for the rising number and variety of native birds in many Wellington suburbs, they’ve been slow to wing their way to the Miramar Peninsula.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/miramar-peninsula-out-of-favour-with-native-birds-for-now/

E-bike revolution is a hit in regional parks as council plans for the future

Posted on 1 June 2018

Wellington Electric Bikes Limited’s Cushla Donovan and Cliff Randall discuss e-biking routes in Belmont Regional Park with Park Ranger Jeremy Paterson. Cliff Randall says sales are doubling annually as trails open up and e-bikes bring a broader range of people into cycling.

E-bike revolution is a hit in regional parks as council plans for the future
Posted on 1 June 2018
Wellington Electric Bikes Limited’s Cushla Donovan and Cliff Randall discuss e-biking routes in Belmont Regional Park with Park Ranger Jeremy Paterson. Cliff Randall says sales are doubling annually as trails open up and e-bikes bring a broader range of people into cycling.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/e-bike-revolution-is-a-hit-in-regional-parks-as-council-plans-for-the-future/

Trains Take One Last Journey

Posted on 29 May 2018

Fifty old commuter train carriages are taking a road trip to Wellington’s Southern Landfill over the next few weeks. 

Trains Take One Last Journey
Posted on 29 May 2018
Fifty old commuter train carriages are taking a road trip to Wellington’s Southern Landfill over the next few weeks. 
http://www.gw.govt.nz/trains-take-one-last-journey/