Tui Counsell

Empowering our Youth

You’d be hard pressed to find anyone as passionate about our Maungaraki community and helping it’s youth than Tui Counsell. A qualified registered nurse, with many years’ of experience providing community care for children and adults with intellectual and physical disabilities and mental health concerns. Tui started Tui Wellness Solutions ( in 2018 and has […]

Recycling bins

New system for rubbish and recycling coming

From July next year, the way Hutt City manages recycling and rubbish will change. Unfortunately, the current system never took into the account the city’s windy conditions with too much rubbish ending up on streets and roads before eventually finding its way into streams, drains and the harbour. So, the new Council looks set to […]

Hutt Valley Tourism showcases the best of the Hutt Valley

Tourism spending has increased in the Hutt Valley, with estimates approaching $300 million to June, that’s according to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE). To help attract more visitors and help them plan their trips to the Hutt Valley, Hutt City and Upper Hutt City councils have relaunched as an integrated website […]