Covid-19 Update

Alert Level 2
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Government Updates Ministry of Health Porirua City Council facilities & services Covid-19 welfare information


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Pātaka's spine to be strengthened

Work begins on 7 June.

21 May 2021
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Love Local back by popular demand

The event, on 12 June, is part of Porirua Business Month.

20 May 2021
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Porirua votes for Māori ward

Porirua City Council has voted to establish a Māori ward in the city.

20 May 2021
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Pacific Language Weeks are underway in Porirua

Rotuman Language Week is here, kicking off the 2021 Pacific Language Weeks programme.

12 May 2021

Get those nominations in!

There are three big awards to nominate for this winter.

12 May 2021

Porirua gets down to business

Porirua Business Month will be celebrated throughout June with a series of events to support and inspire.

10 May 2021