News & Events

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

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 Holy Family school instill in their tamariki, "that when you believe you can do something they are more likely to give things a go and push themselves to achieve". Check out this video that they filmed in Luca Hairdressers at the...

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 secretly scatter its seeds in other people’s gardens. Come and check out Catherine's photos from 1st July until 31 August on level 1 The Woolstore Art Room....

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 owners have picked up a win, see the link below: https://www.facebook.com/getfixedporirua/ To find them they are next to the Woolstore Business Centre in Porirua - 16 Parumoana St  ...

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 upstairs on level 1....

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/    ...

Tenant Profile: Dick & Jane

Dick & Jane moved into the Woolstore Design Centre in April 2016 and with their swanky office fitout and their fresh approach to doing business, they fit right in. Check out the write-up on Idealog about what they do and on the value of keeping things small: http://idealog.co.nz/design/2017/05/dickjane-and-value-keeping-things-small          ...

Five essential Wellington food experiences

Blog from "This Magnificent Life" includes the cheese on offer at Le Marche Francais at the Harbourside Market as one of Wellington's five essential food experiences. We agree!   http://thismagnificentlife.com/expect-the-unexpected-5-essential-wellington-food-experiences/  ...

A Good Oil

Read food blogger Anna Tait-Jamieson's review of the Greek olive oil now available at the Le Marche Francais deli. https://passthesalt.co.nz/2017/03/21/a-good-oil/  ...