News

Want to know what's happening in sport and health from Wellington City to Masterton? On this page you'll find the latest stories, announcements, case studies, and newsletters covering the Greater Wellington Region.

Subscribe now to receive our weekly Regional Sector Update Newsletter where we compile the latest regional and local information for the physical activity system in our region. We also send out regular Community Strength and Balance, Green Prescription, and Healthy Lifestyle newsletters which you can view below. 

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20 November 2020

Green Prescription Newsletter November 2020

Find out what the Regional Programme Team have been up to over...

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16 November 2020

Join us for a Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa Breakfast Forum 

Next Thursday, 19 November, Sport Wellington is hosting a Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa...

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13 November 2020

Regional Sector Update 27

Next week our team are hosting a breakfast forum for the Tū...

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12 November 2020

The Green Prescription story of the Patelesio Family

This year Sport Wellington's Green Prescription service delivery model transitioned to a...

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3 November 2020

Round the Bays wins Most Sustainable Business Project at national awards

Wellington’s pinnacle running/walking event, Brendan Foot Supersite Round the Bays, has recently...

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30 October 2020

Regional Sector Update 26

As we head into the holiday season and hopefully better weather, let's...

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27 October 2020

Green Prescription Stakeholder Update Term 4 2020

Find out what is going on in Sport Wellington's Green Prescription and...

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15 October 2020

Green Prescription Newsletter October 2020

Find out what the Regional Programme Team have been up to over...

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15 October 2020

Regional Sector Update 25

The past fortnight has been a busy time for Sport Wellington with...

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13 October 2020

Summit focuses on Change in Action for Women + Girls

The Sport NZ Women + Girls Summit 2020 may be over, but...

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9 October 2020

Sustainability and wellbeing are at the heart of new RTB partnership

The most popular of the iconic Brendan Foot Supersite Round the Bays’...

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30 September 2020

Regional Sector Update 24

The Sport NZ Women + Girls Summit 2020 starts next Wednesday 7...

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24 September 2020

ERO COVID-19 impact on schools and ELS interim report

ERO has put together a short report regarding the interim impacts of...

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18 September 2020

Green Prescription Newsletter September 2020

Read about the latest updates from Sport Wellington's Regional Programme Teams and...

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17 September 2020

Regional Sector Update 23

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, is an opportunity for us to increase...

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11 September 2020

Run for a cause – five affiliate charity partners announced for Wellington Round the Bays 2021

Gemma Browne first took part in Wellington Round the Bays as a...

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11 September 2020

Regional Sector Update 22

This week has been Tongan Language and Clean-up Week and next week...

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4 September 2020

Regional Sector Update 21

Today is the last day to submit applications to the Community Resilience...

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28 August 2020

Regional Sector Update 20

Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa opened this week and there is one week...

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26 August 2020

Date confirmed for Round the Bays 2021

New Zealand’s third-largest participatory event is going ahead here in Wellington. As...