All About Us

At Active in the Hutt, we care about your well-being! We want to get our community moving to encourage happy, healthy, active lifestyles.

Our mission is to make Lower Hutt a great place to live, work and play! We contribute towards this vision by improving well-being through physical activity opportunities. Our work involves projects, programmes and events for schools and the Hutt City community that get you active!

Active in the Hutt are the Sport and Recreation team at Hutt City Council. Our team falls under the Parks and Recreation Division which includes our Pool+Fitness facilities, Parks and Gardens, Healthy Families Hutt Valley and Active in the Hutt - that's us!

Want to know more? Get in touch!


Our Team

Meet our team! We are a hardworking, fun loving, active team who are doing our best to improve

well-being in our community. We are always keen to listen to your ideas, thoughts or questions,

so don’t be shy and get in touch!

Sport & Recreation Programmes Manager

Sam Dickie

Senior Recreation Programmer


Community Recreation Programmer


Pukutakaro Program Lead


Casual Recreation Programmer