The Polish Community in Wellington New Zealand

The Polish Community in Wellington, New Zealand, is a vibrant, social and culturally active community, that aims to share its rich Polish culture with the wider community and to pass on our culture to future generations. Our website provides you with an opportunity to learn something about our community as well as being a gateway to becoming involved in the Polish Community, either through The Polish Association in New Zealand, and/or other groups in the community.

We welcome everyone who is Polish or is a descendant of Polish parents or grandparents or who has an interest in Polish culture.

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Wellington Polish Articles

Mateusz Morawiecki: Duch Solidarności / The Spirit of Solidarity

Zapraszamy do przeczytania artykułu Premiera Polski, Mateusza Morawieckiego, z okazji 40-lecia powstania Solidarności. You are welcome to read an article

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Pahiatua re-enacts arrival of ‘PolishChildren’

The decades appeared to melt away for a group of Polish war-ophans and refugees on a pilgrimage to their adopted hometown

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How Polands Folk Music was saved

In the 1950s, 303 researchers travelled through Poland and gathered over 46,000 recordings of folk music. It was one of the largest campaigns

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Little Poland in Newtown

Little Poland in Newtown

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Wellington Community & Events

Polish News Wellington

Monthly newsletters saved in PDF format for viewing

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The Polish Community in Wellington New Zealand

The Polish Community in Wellington, New Zealand, is a vibrant, culturally active community that aims to share its rich Polish culture

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