longer airport runway will bring in more international visitors, and enhance business and education connections.

56% Feedback received that supports our overall plan

391 Number of times people have told us what they think about this idea

55% Feedback received that supports this idea

#1 Out of 28 ideas based on amount of feedback received.

Who would benefit most?

24% Local businesses
23% Visitors to Wellington
20% Local residents
17% Future generations
15% NZ as a whole
  • Local residents
  • Local businesses
  • Visitors to Wellington
  • NZ as a whole
  • Future generations
  • Other

How should we prioritise it?

44% Quite low
37% High
11% Quite high
5% Neutral
4% Low
  • Quite low
  • Low
  • Neutral
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  • Jenesh, Miramar

    It has the potential to further increase growth our growing city. We have won many international award and accolades of late. We need to ensure this keeps happening and we can accommodate local residents and our international visitors. We can't rely on Auckland and Christchurch to act as a gateway for visitors to Wellington forever.

  • Graham , Miramar

    It is a good idea providing that the council does not need to fund most of it, and that private interests contribute

  • Mary, Miramar

    unproven need for exorbitantly expensive difficult engineering environmentally destructive pipe-dream