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Creative Communities Funding round two open for applications in Upper Hutt

The Hutt Valley Singers and Upper Hutt Brass Band are one example of a successful joint application to the Creative Communities Scheme.

Upper Hutt City Council opens round two of Creative New Zealand’s community funding scheme.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 04 AUG 2015——Round two of the Creative Communities Scheme funding is now open for applications for Upper Hutt residents and community groups. The fund aims to inspire communities to create great arts projects of all descriptions,… Read more »

Upper Hutt’s Long Term Plan now available online


Upper Hutt City Council has now published its recently-adopted Long Term Plan 2015 – 2025 online. The document is available as a publication on Upper Hutt City Council’s website The Long Term Plan covers the 10 financial years from 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2025. It also incorporates the Annual Plan for the… Read more »

Start thinking now about Upper Hutt’s Santa Parade

Santa rode a new sleigh at last year’s Upper Hutt Santa Parade—kindly crafted by the team at Mitre 10 MEGA.

Due to the popularity of last year’s Santa Parade and Expressions Christmas event, Upper Hutt City Council has announced the date for the 2015 parade to assist community groups and businesses with their planning.   UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 22 JUL 2015— An invitation is extended to all businesses and community groups operating in Upper… Read more »

Social media Community Networking Forum a collaborative success

Several Upper Hutt City Council teams collaborated together to deliver training on Facebook, social media, and marketing at a recent Community Networking Forum. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 22 JUL 2015— Upper Hutt City Council’s Library, Activation, and Community Development teams joined forces to offer free social media training on Wednesday 15 July for local community… Read more »

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