You can use GWRC mapping tools to find property, geographical, recreational, locational information and more! To browse our map collection, try the links listed below.
The Map Gallery accesses a variety of web pages to display and query map data for the Greater Wellington Region
In the summer season, you can use this map to see the most recent bathing water quality information for popular bathing sites.
Take our Data
GIS data is freely available to the public through our download service.
Download our map data or connect to web map services to reuse our GIS data.
Search for and download GIS data for your own use.
Colour aerial imagery acquired for the region in 2013.
Regional LIDAR DEM acquired for the region in 2013-14.
Regional GIS data shared on the Koordinates Data Service site.
Developers looking for mapping data can download our layers and API's by going to our Data Services page.
All data unless specifically stated is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand License.
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ADVISORY The original "Advanced" map viewer has been retired due to declining support for Adobe Flash in modern browsers. It will continue to be available from the Map Gallery until end July 2017 when it will be closed down.
A high-resolution regional DEM is now available for download.Published: 06/07/2017
GWRC has joined a collaborative project to scan the Crown Archive of historical aerial images.Published: 21/06/2017
New streams datasets derived from LIDAR survey data have now been released.Published: 02/08/2016
New large-scale topographic basemaps for the region have been released by GWRC.Published: 16/06/2016
Some other sites of interest to GIS Users are listed below.
All of these sites provide options for data discovery or data supply.
Other mapping resources from Local Government in the Region
Many of our partner councils in the Wellington Region provide online GIS mapping systems for public use. These sites are listed below.
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