KiwiRail is progressing with the design and consenting process for Kaiwharawhara Ferry Terminal Redevelopment in Wellington.

This is part of the larger iReX project which will see the purchase of two new ferries (coming into service in 2025 and 2026) and the redevelopment of the ferry terminal infrastructure in Wellington and Picton.

KiwiRail will take feedback from Thorndon Residents Association members through to 10th December.  If anyone wants to provide feedback the email is

Visit this website for an overview of the Wellington redevelopment: The website will continue throughout the project and be updated regularly.

There is a feedback portal on the website where people can provide input and submissions. There has been good engagement through the portal and some of the questions already asked may be of interest to TRA members.  Social Pinpoint – Wellington Ferry Precinct (

KiwiRail team members will be at Prefab on Saturday 27th from 11-3pm at the Let’s Get Wellington/WCC drop-in session.