Wellington Region

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The Wellington Region (also known as Greater Wellington) is a local-government region of New Zealand that occupies the southern end of the North Island.wikipedia
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Wellington

Wellington, New ZealandWellington CityWellington City Council
The region takes its name from Wellington, New Zealand's capital city and the region's seat.
Wellington is the major population centre of the southern North Island, and is the administrative centre of the Wellington Region, which also includes the Kapiti Coast and the Wairarapa.

Porirua

Porirua CityPorirua City CouncilPorirua, New Zealand
The Wellington urban area, including the cities of Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt, accounts for NaN/NaN*100 percent of the region's population; other major urban areas include the Kapiti conurbation (Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati and Paekakariki), and the town of Masterton. The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Porirua, a city in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand, is one of the four cities that constitute the Wellington metropolitan area.

Lower Hutt

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The Wellington urban area, including the cities of Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt, accounts for NaN/NaN*100 percent of the region's population; other major urban areas include the Kapiti conurbation (Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati and Paekakariki), and the town of Masterton. The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Lower Hutt (Te Awakairangi) is a city in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand.

Upper Hutt

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The Wellington urban area, including the cities of Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt, accounts for NaN/NaN*100 percent of the region's population; other major urban areas include the Kapiti conurbation (Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati and Paekakariki), and the town of Masterton. The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Upper Hutt (Māori: Orongomai) is a city in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand, and one of the four cities that constitute the Wellington metropolitan area.

Wellington City Council

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The Wellington urban area, including the cities of Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt, accounts for NaN/NaN*100 percent of the region's population; other major urban areas include the Kapiti conurbation (Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati and Paekakariki), and the town of Masterton. The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
It is one of nine territorial authorities in the Wellington Region.

Masterton

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The Wellington urban area, including the cities of Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt, accounts for NaN/NaN*100 percent of the region's population; other major urban areas include the Kapiti conurbation (Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati and Paekakariki), and the town of Masterton. The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Masterton (Whakaoriori ) is a large town in the Wellington Region of New Zealand and the seat of the Masterton District (a territorial authority or local government district).

North Island

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The Wellington Region (also known as Greater Wellington) is a local-government region of New Zealand that occupies the southern end of the North Island.

Carterton, New Zealand

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The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Carterton (Taratahi) is a small town in the Wellington Region of New Zealand and the seat of the Carterton District (a territorial authority or local government district).

Featherston, New Zealand

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The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Featherston (Māori: Paetūmōkai) is a town in the South Wairarapa District, in the Wellington Region of New Zealand's North Island.

Martinborough

Hau ArikiTe Whare Wananga o Tupai
The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Martinborough (Wharekaka) is a town in the South Wairarapa District, in the Wellington region of New Zealand.

Regions of New Zealand

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The Wellington Region (also known as Greater Wellington) is a local-government region of New Zealand that occupies the southern end of the North Island.

Kapiti Coast

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To a lesser extent, the Kapiti Coast is sometimes excluded from the region.
It falls under the jurisdiction of the Wellington Regional Council.

Paraparaumu

LindaleParaparaumu, New ZealandLindale, New Zealand
The Wellington urban area, including the cities of Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt, accounts for NaN/NaN*100 percent of the region's population; other major urban areas include the Kapiti conurbation (Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati and Paekakariki), and the town of Masterton.
There are proposals to extend the commuter train service, operated by Tranz Metro to a new station at Lindale, subject to Wellington Regional Council funding.

Otaki, New Zealand

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The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
Otaki is located on New Zealand State Highway 1 and the North Island Main Trunk railway between Wellington and Auckland and marks the northernmost point of the Wellington Region.

Kapiti Coast District

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The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
The Wellington Regional Council (branded as Greater Wellington) is responsible for regional governance of the district including public transport, water and environmental management.

Wellington Province

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Wellington became the capital of Wellington Province upon the creation of the province in 1853, until the Abolition of the Provinces Act came into force on 1 Nov 1876.
The province governed much of the southern half of the North Island, roughly the same area now known as the Manawatu-Wanganui and Wellington Regions.

Hutt Valley

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The Hutt Valley (or 'The Hutt') is the large area of fairly flat land in the Hutt River valley in the Wellington region of New Zealand.

Territorial authorities of New Zealand

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A proposal made in 2013 that nine territorial authorities amalgamate to form a single supercity met substantial local opposition and was abandoned in June 2015.

Remutaka Range

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The council region covers the conurbation around the capital city, Wellington, and the cities of Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Upper Hutt, each of which has a rural hinterland; it extends up the west coast of the North Island, taking in the coastal settlements of the Kapiti Coast District, which includes the southern fringe of the area commonly known as Horowhenua and the town of Otaki; east of the Rimutaka Range it includes three largely rural districts containing most of Wairarapa, covering the towns of Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough.
At the summit is a lookout point where there was a cafe, but after disputes over toilets and land ownership between the Greater Wellington Regional Council and a series of tenants the building sat empty, was severely damaged by fire in April 2009 and later demolished.

Queen Elizabeth Park, New Zealand

Queen Elizabeth Park
Queen Elizabeth Park is a Wellington Regional Park located on the Kapiti Coast in New Zealand.

Belmont Regional Park

Belmont Regional Park is a Wellington Regional park located between Lower Hutt and Porirua, New Zealand.

Kapiti Urban Area

Kapiti Kapiti conurbation
The Wellington urban area, including the cities of Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt, accounts for NaN/NaN*100 percent of the region's population; other major urban areas include the Kapiti conurbation (Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati and Paekakariki), and the town of Masterton.

Battle Hill Farm Forest Park

Battle Hill Farm Forest Park is a Wellington Regional park near Paekakariki, New Zealand.

Kaitoke Regional Park

Kaitoke Regional Park is a Wellington Regional park located in Kaitoke, New Zealand, northeast of Upper Hutt.

East Harbour Regional Park

East Harbour Regional Park is a Wellington Regional park stretching from Baring Head along the east side of the Wellington Harbour along the east side of Eastbourne, New Zealand.