News & Events

Keep up to date with news or events that are happening at the Woolstore, and random musings from the Woolstore management staff.

Inside Design Finalist!

The very clever and creative designers at Inside Design have scooped a finalist nomination at the Best Design Awards for one of their office designs for Arcon at The Woolstore in Wellington. Check out some of photos in the link below: https://bestawards.co.nz/spatial/offices-workplace-environments/inside/arcon/...

Aspects of Nature

We have a new exhibition in our Woolstore Art Room by Nicolas Dillon. Nicolas Dillon has painted and drawn from an early age and is self-taught. His first exhibition aged 18 was a sellout. Since then he has pursued a career as an artist depicting birds...

NZIPP winner!

What a delight to hear that one of our favourite photographers Catherine Cattanach was named NZIPP Wellington Photographer of the Year! We have been very lucky to have had Catherine's photos exhibited in our Art Room at the Woolstore. Check out Catherine's blog on her...

Matariki

What a special day to have a group of school children from the Holy Family School in Porirua come and visit us at the Woolstore. We were presented with a beautiful photo and some singing. These kids are an inspiration and it shows what values...

Eryngium Giganteum

Our next exciting exhibition in the Woolstore Art Room are of recent photographs by Catherine Cattanach, drawing inspiration in particular from a sea holly called Eryngium Giganteum. The plant is also known as “Miss Wilmott’s Ghost”, after the nineteenth-century gardener Ellen Wilmott, who liked to...

Get Fixed Bikes Wins!

Go and check out the friendliest cycle business in Wellington! This great cafe and bicycle fixing container has quality bike repairs and maintenance at a realistic price. Electric conversions. Bicycle and Kayak rental, not to mention awesome coffee, beautiful gelato and much more! The clever...

Birds Eye View

We have an exciting exhibition coming to the Woolstore in March. The very talented photographer Tony Stoddard has captured some of New Zealand's beautiful birds in the most exquisite detail! Come and check out his works from 2 March to 2 April in our Art room...

King Tawhaio has arrived at The Woolstore!

We are blessed to be able to house the amazing drawing by artist James Ormsby. Check out the link below to see photographer Catherine Cattanach's beautiful photos and write up. http://www.wellington-photo.com/portrait-artist-james-ormsby/  ...

Fit-out Finalists!

Inside Design has created an amazing space for the Woolstore Management to work in and are finalists in the Best Awards. Check out the link below. https://bestawards.co.nz/spatial/offices-and-workplace-environments/inside-ltd/the-woolstore-management/    ...