Happy Valley
District of Wellington
in Wellington City of Wellington, New Zealand

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-41.287 and 174.776 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -41° 17' 11" and E 174° 46' 32"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
English, Maori
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 01:31 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
9:38 am and 6:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
41.307 and -5.216 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Alaejos
References
This place on Geonames.org
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Discover Happy Valley

The district Happy Valley of Wellington in Wellington City (Wellington) is a district in New Zealand and is a district of the nations capital.

Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 18 km/h (11 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 70% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 4th of June 2020

11°C (52 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 5th of June 2020

7°C (45 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 6th of June 2020

10°C (50 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Nomads Capital Backpackers Wellington

Address
0,2 mi
118 Wakefield St
Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grand Mercure Wellington

Address
0,6 mi
345 The Terrace
6001 WELLINGTON
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


BOULCOTT SUITES

Address
0,2 mi
5 O REILY AVENUE TE ARO
6011 Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Setup on Manners

Address
0,2 mi
Manners Street 57
6011 Te Aro,Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 9:00 - 19:00
Weekend: 9:00 - 19:00


Victoria Court Motor Lodge

Address
0,5 mi
201 Victoria Street
6011 Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


WILLIS VILLAGE

Address
0,2 mi
142 WILLIS STREET
6011 Te Aro,Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mercure Wellington Central City Hotel & Apartments

Address
0,3 mi
130 Victoria Street Te Aro
6142 WELLINGTON
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman

Address
0,3 mi
169 Willis St
6001 Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Halswell Lodge

Address
0,7 mi
21 Kent Terrace
Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


WEST PLAZA HOTEL

Address
0,2 mi
110-116 WAKEFIELD STREET
11648 WELLINGTON
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Island Bay Festival 2010, Wellington - New Zealand

Published: April 02, 2010
Length: 26:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Fritz Schone

'Island Bay', a suburb of Wellington (New Zealand) held it's annual Festival from 13 - 21 February 2010. This event was founded in 1984 by Harry Midgely, a long time 'Island Bay' resident.


Damage to the Esplanade sea-wall at Island Bay June 21 2013

Published: June 21, 2013
Length: 46:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bcoxy134

Footage of Wellington, NZ's fiercest storm since the Wahine disaster on April 10 1968.


Yun Pen shipwreck diving

Published: August 09, 2009
Length: 57:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alexei K

Yun Pen shipwreck diving, Wellington, Owhiro Bay, Taputeranga marine reserve.


Winter Storm in Wellington - New Zealand

Published: May 26, 2009
Length: 13:43 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Fritz Schone

I shot this footage during a fierce southerly storm on the southcoast of Wellington - New Zealand; got soaking wet in the process.


M (EEL) TIME

Published: October 21, 2010
Length: 42:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fritz Schone

These eels live in Owhiro Stream - Wellington, New Zealand.


Aurora Australis Timelapse from Wellington. June 29th 2013

Published: July 03, 2013
Length: 29:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Aiden McGillicuddy

Taken over a three hour period from the Red Rocks Walkway just outside of Wellington city. ISO 6400, f/3.5, 15 seconds exposure, 18mm, Canon 60d. High ISO was required for a lower exposure...


NZCFC 2014 2 Days of Football in 7 minutes

Published: December 03, 2014
Length: 57:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tony Morrison

THE END of 1000+ football matches played around the country to find 11 qualifiers and 11 guest teams to meet in the New Zealand Communities Football Cup Championship in Wellington.


The Queen of Atlantis Part 2

Published: January 14, 2009
Length: 49:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GallopFlix

Of course you'll have realised by now that this is not a lost 1920s silent movie, but a modern attempt to make a film in that style. The film is the work of students studying in Wellington,...


Brooklyn wind turbine

Published: October 17, 2011
Length: 05:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: slightlyintrepid

View over the city at 8.30am, 16 October 2011.


NZ09: The Movie

Published: September 11, 2009
Length: 06:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hatfacehead

Highlights from our recent holiday in New Zealand...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Berhampore, New Zealand

Berhampore is a suburb of Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand. It lies towards the south of the city, seven kilometres from the city centre, and two kilometres from the coast of Cook Strait. It is surrounded by the suburbs of Vogeltown, Newtown, Melrose, Island Bay, Kingston, and Mornington. The suburb was named after Berhampore in Bengal, one of the battlefields at the start of the Battle of Plassey of 1757.

Located at -41.3167, 174.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Wellington High School (New Zealand)

Wellington High School is a co-educational (since 1905) secondary school in downtown Wellington, New Zealand. In 2005 the roll was approximately 1100 students. It was founded, as Wellington College of Design, in the 1880s with the intention of providing a more appropriate education for the Dominion than the narrow academic training provided by the existing schools. It is the first co-educational secondary in New Zealand.

Located at -41.3009, 174.775 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1886, Secondary schools in the Wellington Region, Schools in Wellington City, 1886 establishments in New Zealand

Island Bay, Wellington

Island Bay is a coastal suburb of Wellington, the capital of New Zealand, situated 5 km south of the city centre. Island Bay lies on the bay which shares its name, one of numerous small bays west of Lyall Bay. 500m offshore in Island Bay lies Tapu Te Ranga Island, which forms a natural breakwater and provides a sheltered anchorage for local fishing boats.

Located at -41.3377, 174.772 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Brooklyn, New Zealand

Brooklyn, a suburb of Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand. Brooklyn is a blend of circa 1900 weatherboard villa / bungalow houses around the central part of Brooklyn, blending more recent subdivisions built in the 1970s and 1990s. The shops / bars / cinema / food outlets have created a village atmosphere.

Located at -41.3061, 174.763 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Aro Valley

The Aro Valley forms a small inner-city suburb of Wellington in New Zealand.

Located at -41.2953, 174.768 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Zealandia (wildlife sanctuary)

Zealandia, formerly known as the Karori Wildlife Sanctuary, is a protected natural area in Wellington, New Zealand, where the biodiversity of 225 ha (just under a square mile) of forest is being restored. The sanctuary was previously part of the water catchment area for Wellington, between Wrights Hill and the Brooklyn wind turbine on Polhill.

Located at -41.2908, 174.753 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wellington City, Nature reserves in New Zealand, Wildlife sanctuaries of New Zealand, Protected areas of the Wellington Region, Visitor attractions in Wellington City

Wrights Hill Fortress

Wrights Hill Fortress is a counter bombardment coastal artillery battery in the Karori suburb of Wellington, New Zealand. It was built between 1942 and 1947 and is predominantly underground, with numerous tunnels linking the war shelters, gun emplacements, magazines, plotting rooms and engine room - which are, at some points, over 50 feet underground. The fort was intended to house three 9.2" Mk. XV guns, but only two guns were installed and the fort never saw action.

Located at -41.2961, 174.739 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Wellington City, NZHPT Category I listings in the Wellington Region, New Zealand Army, Forts in New Zealand, Military history of New Zealand during World War II, World War II sites in New Zealand, Visitor attractions in the Wellington Region

HMNZS Wellington (F69)

HMNZS Wellington was a Leander class frigate of the Royal Navy and the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN). Originally commissioned in 1969 for the Royal Navy as HMS Bacchante, she joined the RNZN in 1982. She was decommissioned in 1999 and sunk in 2005.

Located at -41.353, 174.78 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Frigates of the Royal New Zealand Navy, Shipwrecks of New Zealand, Maritime incidents in 2005, Wellington

Mornington, Wellington

Mornington is a suburb of Wellington, New Zealand, on the southern hills behind Brooklyn. It is named after the Duke of Wellington's father, the Earl of Mornington. The original Mornington is in County Meath, and was the Irish seat of the Duke's father. It was named in 1878 from the time when J.F.E. Wright (1827-1891) subdivided his land in the south-west of the city in partnership with Jacob Joseph, and created the suburbs of Mornington and Vogeltown.

Located at -41.3179, 174.764 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Mount Cook, Wellington

The suburb of Mount Cook in Wellington in New Zealand stands on the southern fringe of the central city alongside Te Aro and to the north of Newtown. At the time of the 2006 census it had a population of 4,851 — an increase of 1,326 people since 2001 due to its proximity to educational facilities and to the central city. The suburb contains a small hill named Mount Cook, the origin-point of the original survey marks through Wellington. The hill took its name from Captain James Cook.

Located at -41.3018, 174.774 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Berhampore State Flats

The Berhampore State Flats (also known as the Centennial Flats) at 493–507 Adelaide Road, Berhampore, Wellington, New Zealand, are an example of mass housing designed in the international style. The flats were designed by F. Gordon Wilson (1900–1959), chief architect at the Department of Housing Construction.

Located at -41.3216, 174.776 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Wellington City, Art Deco architecture in New Zealand, NZHPT Category I listings in the Wellington Region, Modernist architecture, Government buildings in New Zealand

Wellington Zoo

Distinguished from the fictional Wellington Zoo near the Forest of Dean in England in the Primeval (TV series). Wellington Zoo is nestled in the green belt of Wellington, New Zealand. Now over 100 years old, it was the country’s first Zoo and has 13-hectare dedicated to over 100 different species of fauna from across the globe.

Located at -41.3196, 174.784 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Wellington City, Zoos in New Zealand, Visitor attractions in Wellington City

Houghton Bay

Houghton Bay is one of the southern suburbs of Wellington, New Zealand.

Located at -41.35, 174.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City, Bays of New Zealand

National War Memorial (New Zealand)

The New Zealand National War Memorial is located next to the New Zealand Dominion Museum building on Buckle Street, in Wellington, the nation's capital. It was dedicated in 1932 on Anzac Day in commemoration of the First World War. The memorial also officially remembers the New Zealanders who gave their lives in the South African War, World War II and the wars in Korea, Malaysia and Vietnam.

Located at -41.2991, 174.777 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art and cultural repatriation, Military of New Zealand, World War I memorials in New Zealand, World War II memorials, Buildings and structures in Wellington City, NZHPT Category I listings in the Wellington Region, Gummer and Ford buildings and structures, New Zealand military memorials and cemeteries, Visitor attractions in Wellington City

Tapu Te Ranga Marae

Tapu Te Ranga Marae is a "living" marae in Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand. Author Bruce Stewart is currently living there. The Marae is listed as a heritage site.

Located at -41.3313, 174.77 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Wellington City, New Zealand culture, Marae in New Zealand

Wellington Hospital, New Zealand

Wellington Hospital is Wellington, New Zealand's main hospital located in the suburb of Newtown. It is the main hospital run by Capital & Coast District Health Board (C&CDHB), the others including Kapiti Health Centre, and Kenepuru Hospital.

Located at -41.3086, 174.779 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Teaching hospitals in New Zealand, Buildings and structures in Wellington City, Hospitals with year of establishment missing

Athletic Park, Wellington

Athletic Park was a well-known ground used mostly for rugby matches in Wellington, New Zealand. The ground was also the inaugural home of New Zealand's principal knockout football tournament, the Chatham Cup (first held in 1923). It has now been demolished and replaced with a retirement village. It was famous for a very steep grandstand (the Millard Stand) which used to sway a little in the regular strong winds that Wellington is famous for.

Located at -41.3172, 174.777 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rugby union stadiums in New Zealand, Sports venues in Wellington City, Rugby World Cup stadiums, Defunct sports venues in New Zealand, Defunct rugby union venues

The Colonial Cottage Museum

The Colonial Cottage Museum is the oldest building in Wellington City, New Zealand. It's classified as a "Category I" ("places of 'special or outstanding historical or cultural heritage significance or value'") historic place by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust. The cottage was built in 1858 and is located on Nairn Street in the suburb of Mount Cook, Wellington. The Cottage was built in a late Georgian style and is similar to other houses built from that time through to about 1870.

Located at -41.2993, 174.77 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Historic house museums in New Zealand, Museums in Wellington City, NZHPT Category I listings in the Wellington Region

Newtown Park

Newtown Park is a multi-purpose stadium in Wellington, New Zealand. It is currently used mostly for football (soccer) matches and athletic events. The main pitch has a 400 metre, all-weather rubberized athletics track around it, as well as the spectator stands and the corporate loungue. A second, rectangular pitch (Newtown Park 2) is attached south of the main facility.

Located at -41.3203, 174.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Association football venues in New Zealand, Sports venues in Wellington City, Multi-purpose stadiums in New Zealand

New Zealand Dominion Museum building

The New Zealand Dominion Museum building was completed in 1936, and is located on Buckle Street in Wellington next to the National War Memorial. The building originally housed the National Museum, the National Art Gallery of New Zealand and the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts. It currently houses part of the Massey University Wellington Campus. Prior to 1913, the Dominion Museum was known as the Colonial Museum.

Located at -41.2995, 174.777 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Wellington City, Massey University, Gummer and Ford buildings and structures

Owhiro Bay

Ōwhiro Bay is a southern suburb of Wellington, New Zealand, that overlooks the Cook Strait. It is situated west of the larger suburb of Island Bay.

Located at -41.344, 174.759 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Happy Valley, Wellington

Happy Valley is a southern suburb of Wellington, New Zealand. It is a main thoroughfare between Wellington city and Wellington's somewhat rugged and scenic southern coast. Happy Valley currently has a small eclectic Green community. There is an active community garden nearby the main waterway, the Owhiro Stream, between the school and the coast. North Happy Valley has an active environmental care group called Friends of the Owhiro Stream (FOOS), who have done quite an amount of eco-renewal.

Located at -41.334, 174.757 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

Victoria University Coastal Ecology Laboratory

The Victoria University Coastal Ecology Laboratory is a research facility of the School of Biological Sciences at Victoria University of Wellington that supports research in coastal ecology and marine biology. Located at the southern end of the North Island of New Zealand, in Island Bay on Wellington's south coast, approximately 8 km south of the University’s main campus, the laboratory overlooks Cook Strait and the exposed rocky reef systems of the Taputeranga Marine Reserve.

Located at -41.3479, 174.765 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Victoria University of Wellington, Research institutes in New Zealand, Buildings and structures in Wellington City

Erskine College, Wellington

Erskine College is a collection of historic buildings (including the Chapel of the Sacred Heart) in Wellington, New Zealand. Built from 1905-6 by the Society of the Sacred Heart (Sacré Coeur), the buildings served as a Catholic girls' boarding school (Convent of the Sacred Heart at Island Bay) until its closure in 1985. The name was changed to Erskine College in the late 1960s to avoid confusion with Sacred Heart College, Lower Hutt.

Located at -41.3334, 174.777 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Wellington City, NZHPT Category I listings in the Wellington Region, Educational institutions established in 1906

Newtown, New Zealand

The suburb of Newtown lies in the southern part of Wellington in New Zealand. The population at the last census (2006) was recorded as 8,409. The suburb lies east of Vogeltown, between Mount Cook and Berhampore. The main thoroughfares of Newtown are Riddiford St. , leading from Mount Cook to Berhampore and Melrose, and Constable St. , leading from Newtown to Kilbirnie.

Located at -41.3137, 174.78 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

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