Delight your senses, treat your tastebuds and meet New Zealand’s craft chocolate makers at Wellington Chocolate Factory – NZ’s original organic certified bean-to-bar chocolate maker.
June 14, 2021
More than 40,000 daily commuters could soon be stung with a fee to drive into Wellington’s central city.
June 11, 2021
For some in the U.S., the emergence of billions of red-eyed cicadas this spring after a 17-year slumber has been met with annoyance – particularly over their loud buzzing calls.
June 9, 2021
A monthly Saturday afternoon market, where you can sell and shop a variety of items, enjoy a cuppa, a treat and chat with your neighbours and friends.
June 7, 2021
Laurent Veyet’s tasting menu is not for the faint-hearted, but may point to the future of feeding a booming world population – there is a prawn salad with yellow mealworm, crunchy insects on a bed of vegetables and chocolate-coated grasshoppers.
June 4, 2021
Wellington’s bus strike is on hold while NZ Bus attempts to hash out a last-minute deal with Greater Wellington Regional Council and Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency.
June 1, 2021
Hear the kārearea shouting it from the rooftops? Wellycon 2021 is coming to nest this Queen’s Birthday weekend in its 14th edition!
May 31, 2021
Peruvian shamans, with rattles, smoke and pictures of the Andean country’s two presidential candidates, are trying to read the tea leaves ahead of a polarized run-off election on June 6 with polls showing what could be a tight contest.
May 27, 2021
For residents of Wellington City and the Hutt, running an electric vehicle is about to get easier, with more than 80 new chargers on the cards in the next five years.
May 26, 2021
Food Trucks & Music In the Square Palmy! come relax and try food from the best of the best in food trucks from the lower north island!
May 24, 2021
Foamy slime bubbles onto Damien Desrocher’s hand as he lightly rubs one of the thousands of snails he keeps in an enclosure in his backyard.
May 18, 2021
It’s about creating a community where all people feel safe, valued and respected, regardless of age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, ability, or cultural background.
May 17, 2021
More changes are likely following a restructuring at the Hutt City Council that has resulted in 56 jobs being disestablished and 11 redundancies, the chief executive says.
May 14, 2021
Visitors to Dracula’s castle are more likely to find puncture marks in their arms than their necks this month, after medics set up a COVID-19 vaccination centre at the Transylvanian attraction.
May 12, 2021
World IP Day celebrates the role that intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, designs, copyright) play in encouraging innovation and creativity.
May 10, 2021
Students shut out of their classrooms because of toxic mould say the problem is a symptom of chronic underfunding for the upkeep of public schools.
May 6, 2021
Former Israeli army sniper David Roytman has turned his hand to action painting, using guns and live-fire ranges instead of brushes and studios to blast colours onto canvases.
May 5, 2021
Get tomorrow’s ideas today! A Wonderful range of exhibitors, ‘Ask an Expert’ sessions, latest trends, innovations and exclusive show specials it’s the place to be for solutions for sustainable homes, gardens and better living.
May 3, 2021
A technical glitch at a U.S. climate summit cut off French President Emmanuel Macron mid-speech and left Russian President Vladimir Putin puzzled, demonstrating that virtual meetings can be as awkward for world leaders as they are for the rest of us.
April 29, 2021
The proportion of people who feel their quality of life worsened in the last year rose significantly over 2020, according to a survey conducted every two years by eight of New Zealand’s councils.
April 27, 2021
Te Whanganui-a-Tara – Join to explore the city you love – Wellington!
April 25, 2021
The American space agency has successfully flown a small helicopter on Mars.
April 21, 2021
If you are interested in learning to make your own unique organic skincare products? This workshop is for you.
April 19, 2021
It is an eerie, foreboding, reverberating tune, enough to send a tingle down your spine.
April 15, 2021
Frustrated at a lack of progress from Let’s Get Wellington Moving, Wellington City Councillor Teri O’Neill will attempt to push through urgent safety changes to Thorndon Quay without the programme’s involvement.
April 13, 2021
Join for this unique dining experience, Friday & Saturday nights, where you’ll experience endless bites from Asado Grill. Enjoy the fire, the smell of the barbecue and the taste of a delicious smoky eats.
April 12, 2021
Flu vaccinations, delayed by manufacturing issues, will add pressure to general practices as they ramp up to administer Covid-19 vaccinations to the public from July, doctors say.
April 8, 2021
Cyprus is getting protected status for its prized halloumi, giving its producers the sole right to sell the rubbery cheese in the European Union.
April 7, 2021
Create! Look! Explore! Celebrate summer at Te Papa with a dynamic festival of events, activities, exhibitions, and fun.
April 5, 2021
A raft of significant tax changes, and alterations to income, on Thursday will leave some people better off and others possibly scratching their heads.
March 30, 2021