News

Want to know what's happening in the physical activity sector from Wellington City to Masterton? On this page, you'll find the latest stories, announcements, case studies, and newsletters covering the Wellington Region. Each fortnight we send a Regional Sector Update with the latest information for the physical activity sector, subscribe here.  

     
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11 June 2021

Vote now for our region at the New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards 2021

Nuku Ora, on behalf of the Wellington region, has recently been named…

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11 June 2021

Regional Sector Update 11 June 2021

This week Nuku Ora was named as a finalist in the COVID-19…

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9 June 2021

Green Prescription Newsletter June 2021

Find out what the Regional Programme Team have installed for you this…

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1 June 2021

Four sporting icons to be inducted as Sport Legends of Wellington

Tana Umaga, Lynnette Brooky, Duane Kale and Olivia Baker will be inducted…

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28 May 2021

Regional Sector Update 28 May 2021

Tēnā koutou, 

It has been another busy fortnight with the F.I.R.S.T (Females in Recreation…

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24 May 2021

Measuring the impact of Balance is Better philosophy

We need your help to understand the impact of Balance is Better…

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24 May 2021

Helping nightshift workers eat healthily

Our Green Prescription Programme Advisors support the community in making healthy changes…

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14 May 2021

Regional Sector Update 14 May 2021

This week has been New Zealand Youth Week; a chance to celebrate the talents, passion,…

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13 May 2021

Find out how this local programme is getting young people involved in sport

Check out the case study about a Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa initiative that is engaging…

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10 May 2021

Local talent recognised as finalists announced for The Dominion Post Sport and Recreation Awards

Amelia Kerr, Lewis Clerburt, Jackie Kiddle, Josh Junior, Ardie Savea and Ameliaranne…

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5 May 2021

Green Prescription Newsletter May 2021

Find out what the Regional Programme Team have installed for you this…

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30 April 2021

Regional Sector Update 30 April 2021

Last night our judges' panel met to decide on the finalists for…

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16 April 2021

Healthy Active Learning Schools Update

Welcome to the first Healthy Active Learning schools update for 2021. We…

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15 April 2021

Regional Sector Update 16 April 2021

As we head into the school holidays, we hope you can take…

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1 April 2021

Green Prescription Newsletter April 2021

Find out what the Regional Programme Team have installed for you this…

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31 March 2021

Regional Sector Update 31 March 2021

Before we all head away for a well-deserved long weekend, take some…

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19 March 2021

Regional sector update 19 March 2021

This has been a big week for our organisation as we launched…

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8 March 2021

Change is coming

As of Wednesday 17 March, Sport Wellington is going to have a…

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26 February 2021

Regional Sector Update 26 February 2021

The last seven days have been huge for the Sport Wellington team,…

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25 February 2021

Pilot explores new ways of developing coaches

As many experienced coaches will attest to, a key step to becoming…