Built in Wellington

Started by Creative HQ in 2014, Built in Wellington is a one stop poster board for what makes this city hum – it’s Wellington’s online platform to share news, find events and discover resources for everything startup.

Built in Wellington gives useful business, funding, marketing tips and stories for everyone in Wellington to find out about and discuss. The site supports our awesome local entrepreneurs, innovative and creative communities, and startups.


There’s so much going on with innovative companies in Wellington – from new companies launching to awesome events to breakthrough technology and research. Our goal with Built in Wellington is to shine a light on local innovation and talent, while also informing the wider global startup community about why the Wellington scene is one to watch. It’s a window into the future of New Zealand’s economy that’s driven by startup innovation.

Visit Built in Wellington to join New Zealand’s innovators, makers, founders and creatives as we stand on our soap box and speak to the world.