Site Tour | Te Matapihi Wellington Central Library

13 Jun 2024
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Site Tour | Te Matapihi Wellington Central Library

June 13 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us for this member-only insight into one of Wellington’s most cherished landmarks – Te Matapihi Central Library.
This site tour promises a firsthand look into the ongoing construction of the Te Matapihi project, focusing on seismic strengthening and modernization features.
Kicking off at the Momentum Consulting offices, attendees will have the opportunity to network over refreshments while gaining valuable insights from key stakeholders; Paul Perniskie, Project Director, Wellington City Council; Jeff McHardy, Project Director, LT McGuinness; Warren Young, Senior Design Manager, RCP and Nick Strachan, Principal, Athfield Architects.
Equipped with your hard hats, venture across the road for an exclusive construction tour through the heart of the Te Matapihi project. Gain a deeper understanding of the restoration efforts and the vision behind transforming this iconic space into a modern, resilient community hub.
Te Matapihi’s rich history and cultural significance will be highlighted, showcasing its importance as a centre for public knowledge and community engagement. With a focus on sustainability, the project aims to achieve a 5-star rating Greenstar rating, aligning with Wellington’s goal of becoming a zero-carbon city by 2050.
Be part of the journey towards revitalising Te Matapihi Central Library, a cornerstone of Wellington’s cultural identity – join us to witness the transformation firsthand as we prepare to welcome this beloved institution back into the heart of our city.
All attendees will need to supply their own hard hat with chin strap, boots and hi-vis vest. Please let us know if you do not have these items, we have some spare but these are available on a first come first served basis. 
  • Warren Young, Senior Design Manager, RCP
  • Nick Strachan, Principal, Athfield Architects
  • Paul Perniskie, Project Director, WCC
  • Braeden Osborne, Commercial Manager, LT McGuinness 
Please note: As this is a member-only event, you will need to be logged in as a member to register. For further instructions on how to reset your password and login, click here. If you are not a member and are interested in attending this event, please contact Sandra Brown. The advertised ticket price is inclusive of GST.
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13 June 2024
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm


Momentum Consulting Offices 8/40 Mercer Street
Wellington Central, Wellington, 6011 New Zealand
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Site Tour | Te Matapihi Wellington Central Library - General Registration
  • $ 55.00 – Member
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