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 - waste minimisation plan

Porirua aims to cut landfill waste by a third

Porirua City and the other seven Councils in the Wellington region have a new joint plan aiming to reduce waste sent to landfills by a third over the next 10 years.

31 Aug 2017
News - Kids on Camborne Walkway

Project to protect Camborne Walkway

Preparations are underway to restore and protect Porirua’s popular Camborne Walkway, which has been hit hard by coastal erosion.

29 Aug 2017
News - Jobfest 2017

Porirua’s second JOBfest a hit

Porirua’s JOBfest 2017 was a great success, connecting our rangatahi to employers and businesses in the region.

28 Aug 2017
News - Wanda Tate

Award for passionate harbour advocate

Wanda Tate has been recognised for her tireless work at Pāuatahanui Wildlife Reserve and her passion for Te Awarua-o-Porirua Harbour.

28 Aug 2017
News - Aquatic Centre revamp

Fresh look for Porirua’s Aquatic Centre

Porirua’s Aquatic Centre has been upgraded to make it more welcoming and save money at the same time.

28 Aug 2017
News - Rugby League World Cup with Mayor

Trophy hits town

The Rugby League World Cup is coming to Porirua, giving locals the chance to see the trophy up close.

23 Aug 2017