Perhaps in honour of its former status as a floodplain, Lower Hutt is extraordinarily well endowed with swimming pools, with...
Eastborne and Petone from above. © Phillip Capper
Do what the locals do in Lower Hutt. Read the story . . .
Do what the locals do in Upper Hutt. Read the story . . .
The main feature of the district, of course, is the river. Not only does it look good, but the quality of the water is excellent, too. Read the story . . .
The Hutt River was known by Tangata Whenua as Te Awakairangi, 'the river where food falls from the sky.' Bet there’s a story behind that name. Read the story . . .