Success stories

Naenae Market offering healthy kai and bringing life to the town centre

The Naenae Market has been running on Friday nights, from 4-7pm since August. Focusing on healthy kai, the market has brought new life and vibrancy to the town centre in Hillary Court. Fresh produce and healthy kai from food trucks and stalls combine with music and activities for kids to create a festive atmosphere. A [...]

2018-09-26T04:05:35+00:0026 September 2018|

Move it Mondays with Hutt City Council Communications and Marketing Team

Hutt City Council’s Communications and Marketing Team is the latest to join the Turning the Tide movement, working towards a healthier Lower Hutt. They have started ‘Move it Mondays’ to get out as a team at lunchtime and do some physical activity together. The creative team has come up with some interesting ways to get [...]

2018-09-11T03:33:58+00:0011 September 2018|

Petone librarians getting on their bike

Petone Library is embracing the kaupapa of Turning the Tide by using a Hutt City Council bike to get active while at work. Manager Liz Castle said staff like Ulu Afaese (pictured) use the bike to do visits to local Early Childhood Education centres for storytime, Bob Scott Retirement Village for Homebound deliveries and spins at lunchtime.

2018-07-18T04:11:57+00:0018 July 2018|

Creating a healthier community the focus for Tokelau Hutt Valley Marlins

Tokelau Hutt Valley Sports and Culture Association (a.k.a THVSCA Marlins) continue to do their part to turn the tide on our communities health! This community's leaders are proud that when members come to Marlins events it is normal to expect healthy kai and water only. Members know they can play multiple sports for Marlins or take [...]

2018-05-03T02:08:43+00:003 May 2018|