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    Taranaki West Wharf Terraces and Lagoon

    Te Wharewaka - Taranaki West Wharf Terraces and Lagoon

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    Midland Park

    Taranaki West Wharf Wharawaka Terraces and kayak



    Tinakori Hill Lookout

    Subject to Change, by Regan Gentry



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Jun 09 2021

Te Ngākau-Wellington Civic Centre Seminar: 15th May 2021

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Summary Notes – Mayor’s Presentation and Sessions 1 – 5

Te Ngākau A.M. Slides Compilation

Te Ngākau P.M. Slides Compilation


The seminar held in the Public Trust Building’s Main Hall provided a broad forum for both civic leaders and professionals from various disciplines to explain the past and current context of Te Ngākau-Wellington Civic Precinct, and closed with a workshop by the participants that worked to develop ideas responding to specific questions related to the planning process for a redeveloped centre.

Moderated by Dame Kerry Prendergast, Wellington’s Mayor between 2001 and 2010, opened with a karakia by Peter Jackson, followed by an address from the Mayor Andy Foster recapping the development of the Centre since the land’s initial reclamation, the seminar touched on a broad range of subjects:

The original Maori settlement and movements
Early European settlement
The development of the Precinct from the first buildings until today
Climate and earthquake resilience programmes
Social and business activities, and civic use of the Precinct
Community development and inner city residents
Where to from here

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May 04 2021

Te Ngakau – Wellington Civic Centre – Seminar details and registration link

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Te Ngakau – Seminar details and registration link

The Wellington Civic Trust is organising a seminar on future possibilities and what the citizens of Wellington would like to see for their civic center.

– Explore the history, role and importance of the Civic Precinct
– Understand current proposals for the Precinct and its open spaces
– Develop ideas around needs and opportunities to make the Precinct work for everyone

Date:  15 May 2021, from 09:15 a.m. to 04.00 p.m.

Venue:  PUBLIC TRUST HALL – corner Lambton Quay and Stout St.

Attendance is free with morning tea provided but koha welcome.

REGISTRATION: Please follow the Eventfinda link above