Island Bay
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: 01:46 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
9:45 am and 7:07 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
41.307 and -5.216 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Alaejos
References
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Delve into Island Bay

The district Island Bay of Wellington in Wellington City (Wellington) is a district located in New Zealand and is a district of the nations capital.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 46 °F

Morning Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 82% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 10th of July 2020

9°C (48 °F)
9°C (47 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 11th of July 2020

10°C (49 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 12th of July 2020

11°C (51 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

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


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


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


Harbour City Motor Inn

Address
0,7 mi
92-96 Webb Street
6011 Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 9:00 - 21:00
Weekend: 9:00 - 21:00


BRENTWOOD HOTEL

Address
2,3 mi
16-20 Kemp St Kilbirnie
6241 Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


88 Wallace Court Motel

Address
1,3 mi
88 Wallace Street
6021 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


ABEL TASMAN HOTEL WELLINGTON

Address
0,3 mi
169 Willis Street
6004 WELLINGTON
New Zealand

Time Information

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


TRINITY HOTEL

Address
0,3 mi
WILLIS STREET 166
06001 Wellington
New Zealand

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Houghton Bay June 21 2013

Published: June 21, 2013
Length: 46:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bcoxy134

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


Diving 2 Jan

Published: January 12, 2014
Length: 37:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sapherz

Houghton Bay. First time taking the GoPro out diving. Crays at 4:46 and 23:18 Octopus at 20:44 although you can only just see his eye looking at me.


Island Bay Surf

Published: November 01, 2007
Length: 51:31 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Nathan Crocker

Surf off the Island, Tapu Te Ranga, Wellington, New Zealand.


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.


Island Bay takes a Pounding June 21 2013

Published: June 21, 2013
Length: 47:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bcoxy134

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


Renee & Ants Wedding in Wellington; Island Bay.

Published: May 15, 2014
Length: 43:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wedding Photographer Wellington - Tabitha Woo

Wedding photographed by Wellington based Wedding photographer; Tabitha Woods Photography. Wedding ceremony and reception held at; The Pines; Wellington. Further info at ...


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.


Our Wild South Coast - Wellington New Zealand

Published: October 19, 2009
Length: 44:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Fritz Schone

These huge waves were caused by a southerly swell.


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.


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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

Gifford Observatory

The Gifford Observatory is an astronomical observation facility located in Mount Victoria, Wellington, New Zealand. Operated by the Gifford Observatory Trust with the intent of making it available for use to Wellington school children, it is primarily used by secondary school students, and members of the Wellington Astronomical Society.

Located at -41.3051, 174.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Astronomical observatories in New Zealand, Buildings and structures in Wellington City, Education in the Wellington Region

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

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

Lyall Bay

Lyall Bay is a bay and a suburb on the south side of the Rongotai isthmus in Wellington, New Zealand. The bay is a popular surf beach, featuring a breakwater at the eastern end. It has also been the site of surf lifesaving championships, and is home to two surf lifesaving clubs. Lyall Bay is a very popular and safe swimming beach. The beach is only two thirds of its original size; the construction of Wellington International Airport took away the eastern third of the beach.

Located at -41.33, 174.794 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City, Bays of New Zealand

Princess Bay

Princess Bay is one of the southern beaches of Wellington, New Zealand.

Located at -41.3444, 174.788 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in Wellington City, Bays of New Zealand

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

Kilbirnie, New Zealand

Kilbirnie (from Scottish Gaelic: Cille Bhraonaidh), a suburb of Wellington in New Zealand, lies 3 kilometers to the south-east of the city centre. Travellers can reach Kilbirnie from the Wellington central business district either via the Mount Victoria Tunnel and Hataitai; over Mount Victoria; or around the coast. Kilbirnie sits on the eastern flank of the ridge which becomes Mount Victoria and on the flat of the Rongotai isthmus between Evans Bay to the north and Lyall Bay to the south.

Located at -41.3204, 174.794 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Wellington City

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

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

St Catherine's College, Wellington

St Catherine's College, a Catholic secondary school for girls, operates in the Wellington suburb Kilbirnie in New Zealand. It was founded in 1950 by the Sisters of Mercy. There was formerly a primary school on the site opened by the Sisters of Mercy in 1918. On 30 March 1983, St Catherine's College became an integrated school under the Private Schools Conditional Integration Act of 1975. The Board of Trustees was first elected in 1989 and is responsible for the governance of the College.

Located at -41.3178, 174.793 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1950, Girls' schools in New Zealand, Roman Catholic secondary schools in the Wellington Region, Schools in Wellington City, 1950 establishments in New Zealand, Sisters of Mercy schools

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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