Leisure & Culture

Events in Lower Hutt

Our events are sourced from EventFinda (www.eventfinda.co.nz), a national events database distributing to multiple websites.

Heritage and Archives

We are local heritage custodians. Find out about our history and the information we store at Council.

i-SITE Visitor Centre

Your one-stop shop for bookings and information about what to see and do – here and around New Zealand.


We run eight libraries throughout Lower Hutt. Plus, a wealth of books, activities and information is at your fingertips online!

Museums and galleries

Explore our vibrant arts scene and our rich local history at a venue near you.

Parks, gardens and reserves

Lower Hutt is known for its great green spaces where there’s lots of room to enjoy a day outdoors.

Recreational programmes

There’s something for you right here, all year round, whether you’re young or just young at heart.


We have a range of sports fields in Lower Hutt, available for use all year round by residents and visitors alike.

Swimming pools and gyms

With action-packed pools, gyms and a host of activities and classes on offer, staying fit and active is easy and fun!

Walking and cycling

Check out our tracks and trails, get active and explore our beautiful landscape.

Community Hubs

We're combining facilities into hubs to ensure we maintain quality facilities that are relevant to today's needs and tomorrow's communities.

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30 Laings Road, Lower Hutt
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm
Private Bag 31-912, Lower Hutt, 5040
+64 4 570 6666 | 0800 HUTT CITY