Covid-19 Update


Porirua City is at the orange setting of the traffic lights protection framework. This means some changes to the way we work and live, as protections are in place to help minimise the spread of Covid-19 in the community. Find out more

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We know how important it is to keep in touch. We publish news in lots of different ways. These are our official media releases and other news updates.

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Playful and modernist art at Pātaka

Experience art that pushes boundaries at Pātaka this summer.

24 Nov 2021
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Porirua City Council considering vaccination position

Council is seeking staff feedback on a proposal to make Covid-19 vaccinations mandatory.

9 Nov 2021
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Titahi Bay Marines Hall nears demolition

Work is likely to start in the coming weeks.

9 Nov 2021
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From your Mayor - 9 November 2021

The latest from Porirua Mayor Anita Baker.

8 Nov 2021

Let’s recognise our local heroes

Nominations for the Welly Awards close on 26 November.

8 Nov 2021
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Whenua Tapu works complete

The refresh has taken about eight months.

8 Nov 2021