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Posts Tagged ‘ Wainuiomata ’

Wainuiomata Hill’s Shared Path project worth wait for mayor

May 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Lower Hutt Mayor excited about safety for walkers and cyclists up Wainui Hill. COURTNEY DAY reports.



Kōhanga kids right at home in Wainuiomata where it all began

Mar 23rd, 2015 | By | Category: Features, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Student Features

Parents talk about why they choose Kōhanga Reo for their kids, and about the demand for fluent speakers



New Wainuiomata rifle range on target with community board vote

Oct 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular

A new rifle range at the valley’s old landfill has been backed by the community board.



PHOTO ESSAY: Shaving for a cause at the Wainui Rugby Club

Sep 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Picture story

Premier team members show support a teammate’s wife battling cancer, and NICOLE ADAMSON captures it in photos.



Bald Wainui rugby heads for local woman with breast cancer

Jul 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout

Showered with support, Sarah Jones* talks openly with NICOLE ADAMSON about being the one in nine with breast cancer.



PHOTO ESSAY: A day in the life of a midwife

May 19th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Features, Front Page Layout, Picture story, Student Features, Top Picture

A day in life of a midiwfe, following Jill Adamson around as she completes her daily routine in Lower Hutt.



Wainuiomata’s annual ANZAC parade to go ahead

Apr 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Community rallies to make sure the annual ANZAC day parade takes place in Wainuiomata.



Wainuiomata River contaminated by E. coli … again

Apr 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Councillor wants to get to bottom of whatever is regularly polluting a community asset.



No hair but Wainuiomata teen has a big heart

Mar 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News, Uncategorized

After grieving the loss of a family friend and mentor 15 year old Conan Burt shaved his head for cancer.



Online bullying making its presence felt in Hutt Valley school ground

Mar 18th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

School yard bullying is no longer the biggest problem schools face. Social media abuse has arrived.



Acting novice lands major role in popular show

Mar 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

Wainuiomata Little Theatre has a new leading man for its production of Jesus Christ Superstar.



Group formed to save Wainuiomata Anzac Day parade

Feb 19th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The Wainuiomata Community Board is helping form a group to fill the void left by the RSA closure last year.



Wainuiomata’s 100,000 visitors are untapped, says councillor

Feb 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

In her second term, the ward councillor wants to draw on Wainuiomata’s translation of ‘big water’.



Community board talks to locals via video blog

Jan 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wainuiomata Community Board is hoping to connect to a wider audience.



Youngest councillor wants to see growth in the Valley

Nov 21st, 2013 | By | Category: News

After being voted on to the Hutt City Council, Campbell Barry has plenty of plans to make his term worthwhile.



A few new names among Hutt City councillors and board members

Oct 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, News

A wrap-up of who has been elected today to serve under re-elected Hutt City Council Mayor Ray Wallace.



Wainui locals rate tagging, sports grounds, transport as election issues

Oct 8th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Residents enjoy their valley, but there are a few things to be sorted out by the incoming politicians.



Fifty cents goes a long way at St Claudine Thevenet school

Sep 5th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wainui school pupils run their own fundraiser to get iPads for their classrooms.



Peekaboo app designed by Wainuiomata dad launched by Plunket

Sep 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

The idea for a new app to encourage children’s brain development was inspired by the designer’s daughter.



Wainuiomata’s quake tales

Aug 19th, 2013 | By | Category: Uncategorized

The recent earhquake shoke up the locals of Wainui, but it did nothing to dampen their community spirit.



Celebrating the good old days at the Wainui Rugby Club

May 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, Sport

Wainui’s rugby club is celebrating its Old Timers Day this weekend, remembering past achievements.



Wainuiomata school hall to get a 21st century makeover

May 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wainuiomata Primary School children can look forward to softer seating during assemblies.



School, community join up to fight vandalism

Apr 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

Beating vandalism by having his school as a community hub is the vision of Wainuiomata Primary School principal Neil Worboys, reports AARON MEREDITH.

“I’m wanting the school’s facilities to be used in the weekends,” he says, citing the field and playground as examples.



School wants community to join in fight against vandalism.

Mar 27th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Wainuiomata’s Neil Worboys wants grounds to be a local hub for all to use.



Hutt community boards uncertain about their future

Mar 6th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

Petone, Wainuiomata and Eastbourne boards have different views on their relationship with their council.



Wellington festival inspired by a passion for chocolate

Aug 17th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article

Hutt Chocoholics unite! Local companies at festival totally dedicated to everything that is chocolate, reports EMILY LIPSYS.



Weepu’s comeback spurs Wainui’s big rugby year

May 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wainuiomata rugby is having one of its proudest years.



More Hutt cyclists in accidents despite their safe riding

Oct 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Hutt cyclists get a tick for their safe behaviour – but the number in accidents has risen over time, reports NICOLE BENNIK.



Wainui potholes have their own Facebook page

Aug 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Angry residents go online to get carpark holes filled in.



The final 80 minutes a hard slog for Hardham

Aug 13th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Hutt rugby was ‘the winner on the day’ at Sunday’s final.



Kadine the Kiwi ‘birthday present’ a gift to the nation

Jul 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Patty Kilpatrick thought finding a birthday present for husband John’s 50th would be hard – he wanted a kiwi, reports KATE MELZER.



Youth Week Write On challenge for students

May 18th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Jess busy ensuring Access Radio gig rocks at Evolve Youth Centre



Teacher inspires winning Shakespeare streak

May 6th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Kapiti College makes it four finals in a row with Siobhan Malley



Growing league sitting pretty at Sportshouse

Apr 15th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Sport

Professional premises boost for Wellington Rugby League



Buddhist monastery raises fun in Eastbourne

Feb 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Thai cultural day raises money for unpaid Buddhist monks.



From mud and tyres, Wainui forges BMX track

Aug 19th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

A long-held dream starts to take shape for region’s BMX fans.



The Lionesses of league face a tough final

Jul 28th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Wainuiomata, last year’s champs, go into final as underdogs.