Wellington - Lower Hutt
Lower Hutt is a city located northeast of Wellington City, in Wellington. Lower Hutt rests on the banks of the Hutt River, on the northern shores of the Wellington Harbour, in the Hutt Valley. Only a short 15 minute drive or train ride from Wellington, the Hutt Valley is home to adventurous activities, a rich culture and heritage, and beautiful scenery. From the Hutt River to the bush-clad hills, Lower Hutt is home to some of the Wellington’s best walking and mountain bike trails. more
Add to that the picturesque townships of Petone and Eastbourne, and bustling collection of art galleries, cafes and restaurants - all just a short 15 minute drive from Wellington.
The area also has an ancienty history that includes New Zealand's first organised settlement and Maori mythology of taniwha.
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Mobile-friendly - The Angus Inn Hotel offers well-appointed Studio rooms with WiFi internet, ensuite, minibar, tea & coffee making facilities, iron/board and Sky TV. Restaurant, Bars, Spa, Sauna and 24 Hour Reception. Easy walking distance to Queensgate Shopping Mall, Lower Hutt Central Business District, Hospital, Town Hall and Bus and Train terminals. Free Parking available.
Mobile-friendly - Quality Wellington motel accommodation adjacent to Petone Beach on Wellington Harbour. 10mins from the Interislander ferries, Wellington city centre and Te Papa. Five minutes from Petone's cafes and Lower Hutt's shopping centre. Easy access to the city by car, bus or train. Treat yourself to a harbour view unit. Good on-site parking and conference facilities. Gold Card special rates.
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Mobile-friendly - Luxury accommodation in Lower Hutt / Petone. Private, spacious and designed with your comfort in mind. Executive suites, decorated to feel like your home away from home. Double glazed windows for peace and quiet. Sea views in most studio suites. Only ten minutes from the Inter Island ferry terminals.
Mobile-friendly - Family owned and operated business with years of experience. Late model New Zealand new motor vehicles. Hatches, sedans, executive motor vehicles, station wagons, People Movers and vans. Extremely competitive rates for quality late model vehicles. No added extra costs. Free pick up and delivery from all international airports. Depots in Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch. Child seats.
A friendly centre that offers people of all backgrounds and ethnicities a professional holistic health, wellbeing and relaxation service. Excellent for the busy traveller who is searching for some quiet healing time. Come and explore Water Floatation Therapy with Chromotherapy and Guided Meditation or the Sacred Plant Medicine of Aotearoa.
Mobile-friendly - See the world in 1600kms or so; New Zealand has it all from deserts to rainforests, snowfields to sun drenched beaches and everything in between. And the best way to see all the diversity New Zealand has to offer? From a motorcycle! Add the ultimate cool factor to your 'round the world in 1600km' holiday with a late model bike.
Mobile-friendly - Our two fields are unique in their own right, situated on the sun-kissed hills of Grenada North and the dense in Lower Hutt. Try something new and garner some new communication skills and stories. We also have reduced impact paintball suitable for people as young as 8.
Mobile-friendly - 106 room purpose-built hostel offers short and long term accommodation in a safe, friendly, affordable environment. New double and twin short term rooms now available. Secure female only floor, shared kitchens, bathrooms, TV lounge, laundry, free parking on site and a lockup for bikes; hostel is child free. Great value for money and great facilities.
Mobile-friendly - Just 10 minutes from Wellington City, Settlers Motor Lodge offers 17 tastefully decorated and comfortable self-contained units comprising 15 studios, plus two family units which include full kitchen facilities. Short walking distance to Petone Railway Station and close to Picton ferries, cafes, restaurants and shows. Conference and function facilities are available for up to 80 people.
Mobile-friendly - Be blown away by Wellington. Explore the spectacular Wellington region with a friendly local on a personalised relaxing private, or small group, day tour or shore excursion (Max 10 people). Hosted by uTours, you will enjoy informed conversation, individual attention, personal space and the opportunity to connect with the Wellington that locals love.
Mobile-friendly - Wellington TOP 10 Holiday Park & Motels have a wide range of accommodation to suit your needs. Located just 15km from the centre of Wellington and 11km from the Interislander ferry terminal, you'll be close enough to be near the action. Options include studio & self-contained family units, kitchen & bunk cabins, & powered & non-powered sites.
Discover Wellington and the surrounding regions with a Zozo Travel small group tour. From spectacular 360 degree views of the city from Mount Victoria Lookout to roasting your very own coffee beans or sampling fennel infused extra virgin olive oils we have something for you. Fur seals viewing on the South Wairarapa Coast.
The Hutt Valley Hospital is located in central Lower Hutt on a number of bus routes. It is a large hospital that provides comprehensive health services including an emergency department. There are a number of accessible car parks located around the campus with a number located at the front entrance.
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Library Detective Academy
Calling all budding detectives! One of our prize books has been stolen! Come along and help us solve this dastardly crime. We’ll also share mysterious stories and design a detective book cover.
Where: Lower Hutt War Memorial Library, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: Cnr Queens Drive and Woburn Road, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 4:00pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
To: 5:00pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
The Hutt Valley Ukulele Orchestra
Bring your uke and join us. ro Come and Buy A Ukulele off Justin at The Music Warehouse. Phone - 0800 600 007 Petone workingmen's. offers their facilities and hospitality to us at no cost so please support our home ...
Where: Petone Working Mens Club, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: 47 Udy St, Petone, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 7:00pm on Thursday 11th April 2019
To: 8:30pm on Thursday 19th December 2019
Learn with League Professional Development: a Te Wā Heke
We would like to offer teachers the chance to develop new skills and knowledge around the role of play and video games in students’ lives to help you better connect and engage students in learning and support their ...
Where: The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: 45 Laings Rd, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 3:30pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
To: 6:30pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
Learn with League Professional Development
For secondary school teachers. Riot Games, makers of smash-hit videogame League of Legends, are bringing you the chance to develop new skills and knowledge around the role of play and videogames in students’ lives. ...
Where: Pelorus Trust Sports House, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: 93 Hutt Park Rd, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 3:30pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
To: 6:30pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
Printmaking From Scratch
Would you like to discover the delights of printmaking? Join me on this eight-week course, where I introduce you to the basics of printmaking. It will be hands-on from Day 1 and you can expect to produce several ...
Where: Hutt Art Centre, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: 9-11 Myrtle St, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 6:15pm on Thursday 9th May 2019
To: 8:15pm on Thursday 27th June 2019
Taita Community Yoga
Ever wanted to try yoga? Then join us for this beginner friendly community yoga class. Hutt City Council's Yoga Flavours is teaming up with Yoga Time and Walter Nash Centre who will lead you through a relaxing 60 mins ...
Where: Walter Nash Centre, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: 22 Taine Street, Taita, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 6:15pm on Thursday 2nd May 2019
To: 7:15pm on Thursday 27th June 2019
Broga – Men's Yoga Class
Yoga for the bros! Get all the boys together and give yoga a go! Yoga is a great practice to reduce injury risk and enhance performance in sport. It will help to stretch out those tight muscles and improve your ...
Where: Petone Rugby Football Club, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: North Park Udy St, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 7:15pm on Thursday 14th March 2019
To: 8:15pm on Thursday 4th July 2019
Korokoro Community Yoga
New community yoga class in Lower Hutt! Location: The classes are in Korokoro Scout Group Hall located down the driveway at 36 Singers Road, Korokoro. Ever wanted to try yoga? Then join us for this beginner ...
Where: Korokoro Scout Group Hall, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: 36 Singers Rd, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 6:30pm on Thursday 2nd May 2019
To: 7:30pm on Thursday 4th July 2019
Assembling the Ford Story - Pop-up Ford Exhibition
The Ford factory in Seaview is an iconic symbol of the history of motor vehicle production in Lower Hutt. This month we are celebrating Ford’s contribution to our community at a pop-up exhibition which will feature ...
Where: Pop-up Container, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: Corner of Andrews Avenue and High Street
From: 10:00am on Wednesday 22nd May 2019
To: 4:00pm on Friday 31st May 2019
Drawings on Whale Teeth - Scrimshaw Art by Gus Milne
The new exhibition at Artspace Gallery features a very unique new exhibition of drawings scratched on whale teeth, ''Scrimshaw'' by South Island artist, Gus Milne. One of the larger artworks features an early view ...
Where: Alfred Memelink Artspace Gallery, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
Address: 223 The Esplanade Petone, Lower Hutt, Wellington Region
From: 10:00am on Saturday 4th May 2019
To: 5:00pm on Sunday 9th June 2019