Moore Street

FIND THESE STEPS – In Pipitea, Moore Street intersects Thorndon Quay at No. 63,  north of the Wellington train station; from the top at the intersection of Moturoa Street and Pipitea Street.

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Near the Pipitea Marae, just off Thorndon Quay and at the top of Moore Street is an unexpected and well-used passageway along from Wellington Girls’ College. Sitting in a light industrial area, it is just a short set of stairs, and made lovely by the huge tree   beside it.

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From the top – Pipitea Street.

Opposite the functional Council street sign, a more interesting street sign appears – relic of the past or a more recent addition?Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 11.08.35 PM












The wall of the business near the steps features a terrifying wild cat, and in this instance, a visiting and indifferent domestic one.Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 11.09.34 PM