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Word on the Street

An official yet kind of independent guide to what's going down in Wellington, NZ.

Wellington Rainy Day Activities

Feeling uninspired by those grey skies? Here are five ways to explore Wellington even on a rainy day.

See & do By Carmen 17 Jun 2018

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Matariki ki Pōneke

This year, Wellington is celebrating Matariki with a literal bang! We round up the events marking Aotearoa's own homegrown midwinter...

Arts & culture By Jarrod 13 Jun 2018

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Happy Birthday dear, VWOAP

Our favourite food festival is back for 2018 and celebrating its 10th birthday with parties, burgers and cheese fondue.

Eat & drink By Frances 9 Jun 2018


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