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Wellington, NZ
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Road blocked due to crash – Glenside

Police are currently in attendance at a crash on Middleton Road at Glenside, near Wellington where are car has gone through a train track barrier and crashed down a bank. The driver of the vehicle is in a critical condition and is currently being helicoptered...

How to Prepare for an Earthquake

"I want to stress to Wellingtonians that we need to be prepared" - Justin Lester, Mayor We NEED to be prepared. Many buildings in Wellington CBD have been cordoned off for safety, and more buildings are being recognised as a risk every day. Bad weather...

Stolen Bike

Kapiti Police are hoping the public can help this little dude get his bike back!!! A number of items were stolen during a burglary at a Reikorangi address on Friday (25th) including this little dudes mini motorbike, featured in the photo below, who is one...

Crash on SH58 leaves 5 injured

Police and a helicopter attended a crash on SH58 around 9 am this morning. SH58 was closed in both directions for at least 2 hours. Diversions were in place at the SH2 and SH58 intersection in the Hutt Valley and at the Pauatahanui roundabout. Five...

Cheaper Bus Fares for Christmas

Metlink is lowering bus fares in the weekends leading up to Christmas, with FREE bus travel on Christmas day. Starting from 3 December through to 24 December bus fares on Go Wellington and Newlands Coach services to and from the CBD are reduced: Travelling 1 zone: Adult:...

Earthquake Recovery Information Centre opens in Wellington

Today Justin Lester opened Wellingtons new go-to centre for Earthquake related help. ERIC (Earthquake Recovery Information Centre) helps people and businesses to recover after the 14 November 2016 earthquake. “We want to make things easier for people seeking access help, advice and support following the...

Police warn motorists to take care on Rimutaka Hill Road

Police are warning motorists travelling on State Highway Two over the Rimutaka Hill Road to take care as driving conditions are challenging. Poor visibility has already caused three minor crashes this morning. Police request that motorists travelling in the area keep their speed down, extend their...

Sevens Ticket Sales Likely Higher Than Last Year

Sales for the HSBC Sevens event this month in Wellington are already selling at the point of last years, and likely to be even higher. The two day Rugby event is held at Westpac Stadium, as part of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series....

Boy makes massive donation to robbed Kitten Inn

A boy from Totara Park School has made a massive donation of cat food to the Kitten Inn, a kitten rescue & adoption centre in Lower Hutt. Recently the Kitten Inn was robbed, leaving the owner devastated and shocked, especially since the Kitten Inn...

WOF For Wellington Rentals Launched By Council

Wellington City Council has launched a 'warrant of fitness' for properties in Wellington to meet the minimum housing standards. “We want to lift rental standards in our city and make better accommodation available for people. Every Wellingtonian deserves a warm, dry home," says Mayor...

Wellington Weather

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