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Kāpiti Kiwi Night Encounter

Kāpiti Kiwi Night Encounter

This is your chance to share in the night world of kiwi. Watch our birds…

April 13, 2021
Meccano Show draws big crowds

Meccano Show draws big crowds

Hundreds of visitors turned out to see the many displays on show at the National…

March 20, 2021
Kāpiti hosts National Meccano Exhibition

Kāpiti hosts National Meccano Exhibition

Kāpiti is to host the National Exhibition of Meccano this weekend with displays on view…

March 15, 2021

Spring Fling in Reikorangi

October 15, 2020

Following last year’s successful event the Reikorangi Residents Association are again presenting their Spring Fling! Country Fair.Organisers say there will be plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy.”It really is a fun day in the countryside and right on your doorstep. Reikorangi is a lovely rural village and the Spring Fling is the perfect time to visit.”The Spring Fling is real country fun for everyone…

Be prepared Kāpiti

October 14, 2020

Tomorrow is our National earthquake drill ShakeOut and the Kāpiti community is being reminded about making sure they are prepared.Kāpiti Coast District Council Emergency Controller James Jefferson says after the year we’ve been through people would be forgiven for thinking that nothing else major could happen but New Zealand is always at risk of earthquakes and our coastline at risk of tsunami.’We saw during lockdown how much…

Wetland expert is speaker for Friends of QEP AGM

September 20, 2020

Wayne Mitchell, Chair of the Friends of Queen Elizabeth Park says the group is pretty excited about the speaker they have for the AGM this year. “Dr Abbie Spiers, a wetland expert, writer and communicator, is a passionate and inspiring young scientist who spends her time lobbying local authorities about better protecting peatlands and waterways in the Wellington region. “She is particularly active in the Upper Hutt…

Cadenza Choir in Kāpiti Concert

July 12, 2020

Cadenza Choir is the newest choir on the Kāpiti Coast.Cadenza are inviting the public to join them as they celebrate the beauty of our region, through Choral music, Photographic art and poetry.”Experience nature and humanity..from dawn to dusk. Photography by Brett Hayvice.”The show Dawn to Dusk will be showcasing a selection of contemporary choral pieces, each representing a time of day, from Dolly Parton’s “Light of a…

Small Town on Kāpiti Stage

July 12, 2020

Small Town is a musical based on the songs of Lou Reed and The Velvet Underground which is playing July 15th-18th at 7.30pm at Te Raukura ki Kāpiti!”When you’re growing up in a small town, and you’re having a nervous breakdown; and you think that you’ll never escape it, yourself or the place that you live.”A new musical is set to take the stage in the new…