News

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 articles provided to local papers.

News - slackline challenge in Porirua

Porirua City needs 1,000 pairs of feet to win global challenge

Porirua is taking on cities from around the world as we compete in a global slackline challenge.

5 Oct 2017
News - Lions gear - Mayor Mike Tana and Denys Latham

Lions leave gift for Porirua kids

When the British and Irish Lions rugby team roared into town, they left behind a gift for our city’s young people.

4 Oct 2017
Pop-up

Set up shop at Porirua waterfront pop-up space?

We're bringing business to our city centre and harbour’s edge with a pop-up opportunity for businesses. Porirua City Council is seeking expressions of interest from businesses.

3 Oct 2017
News - Ngati Toa Domain sports field upgrade

Ngāti Toa Domain upgrade a boost for sports

A major upgrade of sports facilities at Ngāti Toa Domain will be a huge boost for Porirua’s young sports players.

3 Oct 2017
News - Four rough Diggers in Liverpool Colour

Frontlines: From Porirua to Passchendaele

The exhibition at Pātaka Art + Museum discovers and remembers the local men who served at the Western Front from 1916–1918.

28 Sep 2017
News - Motuhara Road slip works

Earthquake and storm repairs ongoing

It’s been a challenging year around the city weather-wise. We’ve had 48 large slips to deal with since November 2016’s flooding and earthquakes.

28 Sep 2017