Porirua


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Porirua

(ˌpɔːrɪˈruːə)
n
(Placename) a city in New Zealand, on the North Island just north of Wellington. Pop: 50 600 (2004 est)
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Mayor Kerry Prendergast said, 'Most campervans will be on their way to the established camping sites in Hutt City and Porirua, although they will be popping back to enjoy the festivities around the Test Match.
The NZ Transport Agency is advising that harvesting of approximately 40 hectares of pine trees from the Ranui pine plantation in Porirua is scheduled to begin in mid-September.
STUDYING TOGETHER has strengthened their relationship, say a Porirua couple, who both graduated at Whitireia New Zealand last month with a bachelor of nursing Maori.
The Ministry of Education is inviting parents, teachers and the community to have their say about future schooling provision in North Porirua.
Working in the intensive care unit at Hutt Hospital, she realised she had no knowledge of psychiatric conditions so undertook psychiatric nursing training at Porirua Hospital.
A Porirua community has turned out in force to transform a local schools grassy bank into a living and breathing outdoor classroom.
The pilot was announced in September 2015 by Ms Adams and members of the judiciary, and has been running in the Porirua and Christchurch District Courts.