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Children learn to ‘cross with care’ during Rail Safety Week

Posted on 16 August 2019

13-year-old Nichola from Avalon Intermediate pulls a train into Wellington Station on Metlink’s train simulator.

Children learn to ‘cross with care’ during Rail Safety Week
Posted on 16 August 2019
13-year-old Nichola from Avalon Intermediate pulls a train into Wellington Station on Metlink’s train simulator.
http://www.gwrc.govt.nz/children-learn-to-cross-with-care-during-rail-safety-week/

Kaiwharawhara proposed as preferred site for multi-user terminal for Cook Strait Ferries

Posted on 16 August 2019

A plan for a more resilient Cook Strait ferry network has taken a step forward with the announcement that Kaiwharawhara is being considered as the preferred site for a potential new multi-user ferry terminal, pending further detailed investigation into its resilience.

Kaiwharawhara proposed as preferred site for multi-user terminal for Cook Strait Ferries
Posted on 16 August 2019
A plan for a more resilient Cook Strait ferry network has taken a step forward with the announcement that Kaiwharawhara is being considered as the preferred site for a potential new multi-user ferry terminal, pending further detailed investigation into its resilience.
http://www.gwrc.govt.nz/kaiwharawhara-proposed-as-preferred-site-for-multi-user-terminal-for-cook-strait-ferries/

Temporary peak bus changes to provide customer certainty during Tranzurban driver shortage

Posted on 12 August 2019

Metlink has released details on a range of temporary peak bus changes as part of measures to provide customers with certainty over the next six months, while Tranzurban addresses its driver shortage.

Temporary peak bus changes to provide customer certainty during Tranzurban driver shortage
Posted on 12 August 2019
Metlink has released details on a range of temporary peak bus changes as part of measures to provide customers with certainty over the next six months, while Tranzurban addresses its driver shortage.
http://www.gwrc.govt.nz/temporary-peak-bus-changes-to-provide-customer-certainty-during-tranzurban-driver-shortage/

Planting empowers potential for Porirua waterway

Posted on 9 August 2019

Students from Natone, Porirua and Windley schools got digging this week, planting over 600 trees at Bothamley Park thanks to a collaboration between Greater Wellington Regional Council, Sustainable Coastlines and Porirua City Council.

Planting empowers potential for Porirua waterway
Posted on 9 August 2019
Students from Natone, Porirua and Windley schools got digging this week, planting over 600 trees at Bothamley Park thanks to a collaboration between Greater Wellington Regional Council, Sustainable Coastlines and Porirua City Council.
http://www.gwrc.govt.nz/planting-empowers-potential-for-porirua-waterway/