Wellington Waterfront is a public recreation destination under development in the capital of New Zealand (NZ). Here you can spend time in Wellington visiting a museum, learning about our history, eating in our waterfront restaurants, attending events or having fun in a park.

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Awards

2012 - November

  • New Zealand Urban Design Awards - Built Projects - Highly Commended - 'Wellington Waterfront'

2012 - October

  • New Zealand Institute of Architects - Wellington Architecture Award - Winner, Public Category - Kumutoto Toilets

2012 - May

  • New Zealand Institute of Architects - New Zealand Architecture Award - Te Wharewaka (presented to Architecture+)

2011 - November

  • New Zealand Institute of Architects - Wellington Architecture Award - Taranaki Street Wharf West (awarded to Athfield Architects Ltd)

2011 - April

  • Wellington Civic Trust Awards
    • 'the City's Public Spaces' - Runner Up for Taranaki Wharf West.
    • Enhancement or Protection of the City's Built Environment' - Winning Entry for Te Wharewaka.

2010 - May

  • International Federation of Landscape Architects - 7th IFLA APR Awards for Landscape Architecture - Merit Award, Kumutoto - Isthmus, in association with Studio Pacific Architecture.

2009 - November

  • NZ Institute of Architects
    • The Wellington Waterfront Framework document received an award and acclamation (awarded to Wellington City Council).

2009 - May

  • NZ Institute of Architects
    • New Zealand Architecture Medal Finalist 2009 for Sustainable Architecture - Meridian Building (awarded to Studio Pacific Architecture in association with Peddle Thorpe Architects).
    • New Zealand Architecture Award 2009 for Small Project Architecture - Len Lye Water Whirler Pier (awarded to Athfield Architects Ltd).
    • Association of Accounting Engineers New Zealand - awarded to WWL and given 'in recognition of an outstanding project' - Meridian building - Building Services by Beca. 

2008 - November

  • NZ Institute of Architects
    • Urban Design - Kumutoto (Studio Pacific Architecture in association with Isthmus Group)
    • Sustainable Architecture - Meridian Building (Studio Pacific Architecture in association with Peddle Thorp Architects)

2008 - October

  • Illumination Engineering Society - Lighting Design
    • Award of Excellence - Kumutoto Public Space 

 2008 - September

  • Wellington Civic Trust Awards
    • Supreme Winner - Waitangi Park
    • Best Public Space - Waitangi Park
    • Best Building category - Meridian Building
    • People's Choice Award - Solace in the Wind

 

 2008 - August

  • Association of Consulting Engineers NZ
    • Gold Award of Excellence - Meridian Building, Site 7 Kumutoto Plaza
    • Silver Award of Merit - Shed 13 Strengthening and Refurbishment 

 

  • NZ Contractors Federation 2008 National Construction Awards
    • Category 3 (projects between $5 and $20 million) winner - Kumutoto Public Spaces (awarded to Brian Perry Civil)

 

 2008 - June

  • NZ Contractors Federation 2008 Wellington/Wairarapa Contracting Awards
    • Category C (projects over $250,000) winner - Kumutoto Public Spaces (awarded to Brian Perry Civil)
  • Property Council of NZ 2008 Rider Levett Bucknall Awards
    • Winner of the GIB Commercial Office Property Award - Meridian Building
    • Winner of the Kensington Swan Green Building Award - Meridian Building

2008 - April

  • NZILA Resene Pride of Place Landscape Award
    • George Malcolm Supreme Award - Kumutoto Wharf Development (Isthmus in association with Studio Pacific Architecture)
    • Sustainability Award of Excellence - Waitangi Park (Wraight Athfield Landscape + Architecture Ltd)
    • Resene Pride of Place Landscape Awards Gold Award - rural / park / recreational, Waitangi Park
    • Gold Award for Visionary Landscape - Frank Kitts park (Isthmus)

2007 - December

  • NZIA Resene Wellington Local Awards for Architecture (recognized for the quality of design and workmanship)
    • Heritage & Conservation - Shed 13 (Craig Craig Moller project)
    • Urban Design - Len Lye 'Water Whirler' (Athfield Architects Ltd project)

2007 - April

  • NZIA - Waitangi Park - honoured with prestigious awards from national and international architecture and landscape design institutions

2006 - July

  • Creative Places Award 2006 - Len Lye Water Whirler

2004 - March

  • NZILA - Pride of Place Award - Urban Design Category
    • George Malcolm Supreme Award - won by Wraight and Associates Ltd for the Taranaki Street Wharf redevelopment  

2002 - April

  • Illumination Engineering Society of Australia and New Zealand - lighting on Taranaki Street Wharf


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1995

  • BOMA Awards (Category D, CBD Conversion to residential use) - Excellence in Property Investment and Development - The Wharf Offices Apartments building
  • Astrid Awards - Bronze for outstanding achievement in Design Communications - Chaffers Bay brochure

1993

  • Astrid Awards - Grand Award - For Outstanding Achievement in Design Communications - Corporate Brochure
  • Astrid Awards - Gold Award - For Outstanding Achievement in Design Communications - Corporate Brochure

1992

  • NZ Institute Of Landscape Architects - Frank Kitts Park (won by Boffa Miskell)
  • International ARC Awards - Bronze Winner - Honouring OUtstanding Achievement in Annual Relports - LHM Annual Report 1991

1990

  • Wellington Chamber of Commerce Incentive Award - in recognition of the redevelopment of Frank Kitts Park

1988

  • NZ Planning Institute - Award of Merit to the Wellington Harbour Board; Wellington Civic Trust and Wellington City Council recognising the meritorious contribution for the 'high order of enterprise, co-operation and achievement embodied in the development of the Lambton Harbour Project'