July 2017 Storm – Port Road

Wellington Boat Show 6-9th April 2017

Eat Sail and be entertained at the Wellington boat Show 6-9th April 2017.  Early Bird tickets are available at www.iticket.co.nz  with kids under 12 free.

There will be boats open to view, a learn to sail opportunity, dinning by the sea and competitions at the Seaview Marina.


For more details visit www.wellingtonboatshow.co.nz.

What the Earthquake left behind in Seaview November 2016

GNS Science information series


GNS Science presents a series of science seminars to inform, educate and raise awareness of key environmental and geological issues facing the Hutt Valley (and beyond) in the next 100 years. Come along and ask questions to initiate an informed dialogue on the issues that will affect our region by 2100.


Pete Lamb Fishing Courses

2hr Instore Fishing Seminars

Held at my Seaview shop Unit 11, 100 Port Rd Seaview, ph 045894326

7.30 – 9.30pm. Live music (from 7pm), seafood cooking and fishing info.

Seminars cover – spots (where to fish), techniques, fishing gear, bait and berley, electronic gear, boat handling, cooking and fish preparation, knots tying and rigs

Cost – $20pp per night, 6 nights for $80. Wednesdays

August 25th 2016 – Inshore Boatfishing

September 15th 2016 – Surfcasting and rockfishing

October 6th 2016 – Deepwater boatfishing

October 27th 2016 – Your choice (any suggestions)

check out the facebook page


AB Equipment are running some courses-

Wheels, Tracks & Rollers Training Course – 26th November 2015

Dangerous Goods Training Course – 27th November 2015 

Bookings: Adele on 04 568 4171 or adele@abequipment.co.nz

AB equipment are holding two courses in November as per the dates above so if you have staff that you wish to put on these courses please make contact with Adele.  They also regularly run a Forklift Operator course so if you are looking for spaces for this course let Adele know and she will work on a date.

For more details see attached flyer

AB Equipment courses

Shake Out Day – 15th October 2015

Everyone, everywhere should know the right action to take before, during and after an earthquake.

Thursday 15 October is the International ShakeOut Day of Action. New Zealand will be the first country to participate this year, at 9:15am!*

Join the Shake Out Day so you and your business can be prepared.  Check out www.shakeout.govt.nz for more information.

For a evacuation map of Seaview/Gracefield on information where high ground is in the event of a tsunami see the attached map.


Keep Hutt City Beautiful – Port Road Clean Up

Saturday 19th September 2015 from 12.30pm onwards there will be a river edge clean up along Port Road followed by a BBQ.

Please come down and join the Scouts and various volunteers and help keen Hutt City Beautiful.

For details on Keep Hutt City Beautiful visit here.

Dulux and Dry Living win at first Technology Valley Awards

Tech Valley Award winners
Prime Minister John Key last night awarded Lower Hutt companies Dulux New Zealand and Dry Living Limited inaugural Technology Valley Awards.


Images of Seaview in the Rain 14th May 2015

Seaview flooding



flooding on Seaview Road



Marae flooding















The Hutt City Council are committed to working with industry leaders on the continued growth of Hutt City into one of New Zealand’s leading export and economic growth centres, based on science, technology, engineering, manufacturing and mathematics (STEMM).

The inaugural Hutt STEMM Festival will showcase the strength and knowledge in these sectors that Hutt City is so strong in.  This festival will run from 2nd – 7th June 2015. Read more here.

WelTec logo

Wednesday 3 June 2015 Open Day

Construction and Engineering Schools 

10am – 2pm

There is high demand for skilled workers in the Construction and Engineering sectors.
WelTec have opened new schools in these areas.

If you are interested in learning more about working in these fields, come to our open day on Wednesday 3 June.

Read more here: http://www.weltec.ac.nz/openday/


WelTec – Wellington School of Engineering Opening

Opening School of Engineering invitation


Mobil Empty Fuel Tank being demolished 2015

fuel tank demolition

Mobil have Macaulay Metals demolishing another de-commissioned fuel tank with the rest due to come down next year.

Scouts clean up Port Road, November 2014

2014 Scout clean up of Port Road

The Belmont Scout group cleaned up Port Road of rubbish again this year but only collected a third of the rubbish as in 2013. Hopefully this trend will continue.

Transform Your Business – IT’S NOT LUCK!

Join INTENT Group Limited (INTENT) and Theory of Constraints (TOC) expert John Tripp
this November to discover how you can transform your organisation and help it flourish,
using the real power of TOC.  For more information see the attached invitation.

Date: 5th November 2014

It’s Not Luck!


The Village Market

Village Market logo

The Village market is set to open in October 2014 at 46 Wainui Road.  For more information on the press release see the attached PDF.

The Village Market


Seaview Upcycle Market

The inaugural  ‘Upcycle Market’ at the public boat ramp at Seaview Marina is on Sunday 13th April 2014, 12.00pm to 4.00pm.

The plan is to run it once a month.  So get into that shed and start to clean out all of the things you no longer want or need.  Book a space via our FaceBook page.  Load up the car and come along and have some fun selling it.  Or just come along for a look. One person’s rubbish might be your treasure.

Don’t forget to Like us on Facebook so we can get the word out.

Seaview Upcycle Market



9th April 2014, 11am to 1.30

All businesses in Seaview/ Gracefield are invited to the Festival of Learning at Randwick School.

Randwick School – Festival of Learning


Charity Home Build & Auction

Charity Home Build and Auction Placemakers and Professionals

Professionals, Hutt City Limited, PlaceMakers Hutt City and Certified Builders are building a house to help support the Child Cancer Foundation.

This home will be built during the month of October and will be sold at auction on the 30th of November 2013 with the proceeds going to the Child Cancer Foundation.

Download flyer as PDF (PDF 1MB)

If you would like to help please contact Wayne Gazley on 021 939 929 or email wgazley@placemakers.co.nz