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About Wellington City, New Zealand

New Zealand’s capital city, is imaginatively positioned between a picturesque harbour and forested green hills. The city is home to memorable arts, cultural and heritage attractions including the national museum, Te Papa. Natural attractions, such as the wild south coast, are within easy reach of the city centre.

Sophisticated yet friendly, Wellington has great shopping and nightlife. The downtown area can match New York with the number of cafes and restaurants per head.

Just north of Wellington city is the Hutt Valley, an area that offers a variety of outdoor and adventure experiences, including bush walks, fishing and thrilling mountain bike tracks.

Porirua, towards the west coast, has a reputation for energy, creativity and talent – it is a significant Pacific Island and Maori art and culture centre.

The Kapiti Coast, less than an hour’s drive from Wellington, is where you will discover world-class wild life sanctuaries, fantastic golf and gourmet food experiences.

Wellington’s waterfront has been transformed into a graceful promenade with shops, restaurants, activities and elegant landscaping making it a real drawcard for visitors and locals alike.

New Zealand’s vibrant capital Wellington is the political centre point of the country and a lively and vivid arts and culture centre. The city is built around an enticing harbour in a hilly landscape, giving the place an enchanting feel. It is also an easily walkable city, where you’ll feel the energy when sauntering through it.

The mixture of different cultures, arts, events, shops and the many cafes and restaurants with outstanding food and wine make it an amazing place to visit.

Wellington’s population is about 500,000, making it the 3rd largest city of New Zealand.

Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War

27 Jan 2017 (Fri) - 30 Apr 2019 (Tue)

Te Papa

This exhibition is on now at Te Papa. The worlds of movies, model making and museums combine to take you on an immersive journey through the battlefields.
To mark the World War I centenary, Te Papa has joined forces with Weta Workshop to take you back to Gallipoli. Experience the triumphs and countless tragedies of this 8 month campaign through the eyes of the ordinary New Zealanders who were there.

Grand Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman Hotel has special group accommodation rates for groups visiting this exhibition. Please enquire below for details.

Raw Meat Monday 2019 - Live Comedy

14 Jan 2019 (Mon) - 25 Mar 2019 (Mon)

The Fringe Bar, 26 Allen Street, Wellington, Accommodation

The capital's longest running open mic comedy night. Is back for 2019.
Kick your work week of in style and come a long to The Fringe Bar every Monday night for some comedy gold

Eminem Rapture 2019

2 Mar 2019 (Sat)

Westpac Stadium, 105 Waterloo Quay, Wellington

Eminem is coming to New Zealand for one show only.
Eminem will be preforming this March for one show only at Wellingtons Wespac Stadium special guests will be announced soon and join the line-up for this second installment of the RAPTURE 2019 stadium tour.

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Wellington International Pride Parade 2019

16 Mar 2019 (Sat)

Courtenay Place Tennyson Street, Wellington, Wellington

ignite your passion for pride this year at Wellington's International Pride Parade 2019
The Wellington Pride Parade is back and hottest than ever. 2019 will mark WPP third year, the theme for the 2019 parade is Fire: ahi - hei whakaatu i to hiahia mo to hapori | ignite your passion for your community.

WPP will be kicking off at 5pm Tennyson Street, the parade will make its way through Wellington’s Courtenay Place area, concluding at the waterfront adjacent Mac’s Brewery.

The Wellington Pride Parade is part of Wellington's Pride Festival which runs from 8 to 24 March 2019

Wolfgang's Magical Musical Circus

16 Mar 2019 (Sat)

The Opera House, 111 - 113 Manners Street, Wellington

Don't miss the amazing Wolfgang's Magical Musical Circus
Wolfgang's Magical Musical Circus brings together the thrilling organised chaos of a circus mixed with the mayhem of Mozart.

By Circa
Created by Yaron Lifschitz with Benjamin Knapton and the Circa Ensemble

NZ Art Show 2019

30 May 2019 (Thu)

Wellington 2018 NZ Art Show Accommodation Queens Birthday Weekend TSB Bank Arena

Come a long and see some of the best art from emerging and recognized New Zealand artists.
The NZ Art Show art event is the largest art sale of its kind in New Zealand. This event looks to facilitate, promote, educate and foster support for new, emerging and recognized New Zealand artists.

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Wellington Marathon 2019

30 Jun 2019 (Sun)

Wellington Waterfount Marathon 2019 Accommodation

Wellington's iconic community Marathons.
The Wellington Marathon has something for everyone With a Full and Half Marathon, 10k, 5k and the Kids' Magic Mile all along the spectacular waterfront waterfront.

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