Change of Name:

* Cummings, Kilgarrif & Co Realty are now known as CK & Co Realty and CK and Co Property Management. They’re still at 1 Jackson Street.

We sadly say goodbye and wish all the best to:
* Kerry O’Brien, lawyer (Doreen Doolan Mall)

** Keep an eye out for new businesses opening shortly **

? DID YOU KNOW…if you have a business anywhere around Petone (not on Jackson St) or the Wellington region, OR you’re an individual wanting to support the JSP, then you can become an Associate Member of the JSP? If you’d like to find out more, please go to:

? DID YOU KNOW…if you’re holding an event, fundraiser, workshop, or class in Petone or Korokoro, these can all go on our website for FREE? Submit your event, etc, here:


Changes in June 2020

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
The Chubby Baker, 45 Jackson Street (Countdown complex)
Beaute On High, 253 Jackson Street

Temporary Change of Premises:
SkinDeep Cosmetic Laser Clinic has moved to 3 Kensington Avenue while their clinic at 350 Jackson Street is being renovated

Change of Premises:
Te Omanga Hospice Shop has moved to 154 Jackson Street (from 41 Fitzherbert Street, and previously 374 Jackson Street)
* SPCA Op Shop has moved to 201 Jackson Street (from 330 Jackson Street)

We sadly say goodbye and wish all the best to:
* Brezelmania, 364 Jackson Street

This Queen’s Birthday weekend why don’t you…
Burst your Bubble, Pop over to Petone and Join us on Jackson ?☕️
* for a full list of our businesses:


Changes in March 2020

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
* Pension Transfers Ltd, 284-286 Jackson Street
Loan Market Capital & Coast, 284-286 Jackson Street
* Insurance Market Capital & Coast Ltd, 284-286 Jackson St
AMIR Barber, 194 Jackson Street
The Victoria Tavern, 140 Jackson Street

Change of Name:
* Indian Heritage Restaurant: has changed their name to Ruchi Indian Restaurant: 91 Jackson Street

? Watch out for two more businesses opening on Jackson Street in March

Dates to Note / Events coming up:
* 8 March: International Women’s Day
* 17 March: St Patrick’s Day
* 25 March: JSP Business Networking Event
** check out our website for other events happening in March:

** Roadworks Update: thank you for your patience and understanding, and especially for continuing to support our businesses. The GREAT NEWS is the roadworks were completed 1& 1/2 weeks early 


Changes in February 2020

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
Gorgeous Cafe Petone, 133 Jackson Street
Cake it Forward, 212 Jackson Street
Feather Touch Cosmetic Tattoo Academy, 374 Jackson Street

Goodness Boutiques: has moved back to their original premises at 133 Jackson Street (Gorgeous Cafe is part of their shop)
Style on Jackson – Petone: has moved from 201 to 220 Jackson Street
* Petone Foot Clinic has only moved one spot down from where they used to be – now at 1/5 Britannia Street (Doreen Doolan Mall

We sadly say goodbye to:
Deryn Schmidt, 220 Jackson Street: when you’re in Wellington, pop in to their shop in Lombard Street
Agoge: 374 Jackson Street – have moved to Lower Hutt

Dates to Note / Events coming up:
* Waitangi Day – Thursday 6 February
* Adventure Touring Info Evening, Wednesday 12 February, 6pm at Macpac, 4 Jackson Street. Co-hosted by Wright And Turner Travel Associates
* Valentine’s Day ❤️ Friday 14 February
Petone Rotary Fair: Saturday 15 February, 10am-4pm along Jackson Street’s historic precinct (from Cuba St to Victoria St)
* Jackson Street roadworks: starting Monday 17 February between Richmond and Nelson Streets
* CupCycling Launch: Friday 28 February, 7am at Dandelion Cafe, 274c Jackson Street (Make New Zealand Disposable Cup Free with CupCycling)


Changes in November 2019

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
* Kev’s Electrical Repairs Ltd, 264 Jackson Street
Tippy Toes Nail Salon, 252 Jackson Street
* Eva Day Spa, 307 Jackson Street

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome the following new Associate Members of the Jackson Street Programme:
Citizens Advice Bureau Petone, based in the Petone Community House, 6 Britannia Street
Think Forward, 192 Stokes Valley Road, Stokes Valley
? If you’d like to find out more about becoming an Associate Member, please go to:

* The Bottle-O Petone has been rebranded as Merchants Liquor Petone, 313 Jackson Street
* PrintLink has been rebranded as Blue Star, 33 Jackson Street

We sadly say goodbye to:
The Beauty Room, (Doreen Doolan Mall) has moved to Alicetown
* Design Pod Matakana/Petone, 253 Jackson Street

Events coming up:
? Experience Christmas in Petone ~ starting with the Twilight Christmas Parade, 7pm on Friday 22 November. There will be a number of events happening along our Street right up until 22 December. Check out:…/


Changes in October 2019:

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
StudioV, have moved in with Sadal & co., 139-141 Jackson Street
Cre8iveworx, 135 Jackson Street
* HUHA Op Shop (HUHANZ), 262 Jackson Street

Reopened and Renamed:
* Jackson Street Burger Co. has reopened as Dirty Burger Petone, 237 Jackson Street

Moved Premises:
Raj’s iPhone Repair, has moved from 262 Jackson Street to the Doreen Doolan Mall, 3 Britannia Street

Support our businesses taking part in the World of WearableArt (WOW) Window Dressing Competition from now until 13 October and you could go into a draw to win a $1000 spending spree: The Celebrations Collective NZBoutique EyelashesCrystal Haven PetoneDeryn SchmidtDésiréePeach in PetoneThe Dutch Shop in PetoneVillage BeadsPlanet Retro – Clothing Homeware Lifestyle and Style on Jackson – Petone – go and check out their fab windows 

Events coming up:
* There’s a lot happening in Petone during October and beyond, check out the EVENTS page on the our website:


Changes in September 2019:

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
Jen De La Haye Design, 121 Jackson Street
wholymac, 145 Jackson Street
Schrödinger’s Books, 137 Jackson Street
Sadal & co., 139 Jackson Street

Reopened and Renamed:
On Trays Food Emporium has reopened as Sheckter’s Deli, 38 Fitzherbert Street (it’s a Jackson Street building).

Temporarily Closed:
Jackson Street Burger Co.., 237 Jackson Street – is temporarily closing after 1 September until mid-September and will reopen with a new name, etc.

Moving Premises:
NZ Post Shop, is moving from 207 Jackson Street (closing 4 Sept.) to Unichem Petone Pharmacy, 242 Jackson Street, and will be open for business Monday-Saturday as from 5 September. Post boxes are moving to the former Wellington Mail Centre (now Bunnings), 47 The Esplanade.

We sadly say goodbye to:
* Armenian Restaurant, 145 Jackson Street
* The Witchery/Lady Bonnet Locks, 258 Jackson Street (moving to Tauranga)
* On Mountain, 194 Jackson Street (moving to Thorndon Quay)
* Kiwibank, 207 Jackson Street (closest one is Queens Drive, Lower Hutt)

Events coming up:
Petone Indoor Markets, on Saturday 7 September, 10am-2pm at the Petone Baptist Church
* ‘Meet the Candidates’ meeting, co-hosted by us (JSP) and Petone Working Men’s Club, Wednesday 18 September, 6.30pm at the Petone Club, 47 Udy Street. All members of the public welcome.
World of WearableArt (WOW) window display competition: 26 September-13 October. 11 Jackson Street businesses have entered the comp. – watch this space!
* ‘Walk of Champions’ plaque-unveiling ceremony, Saturday 28 September, 10am outside Hansa Dairy: 278 Jackson Street. We will be honouring two crews from the Heretaunga Boating Club. This is a Heritage Month event.


Changes in August 2019:

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
Design Pod Matakana, 253 Jackson Street – Tanya Svendsen is the owner/designer (based in Matakana), and CC is the Petone store’s manager – she’d love you to go in and say hi next time you’re passing 

All the best to the Jackson Street cafes and restaurants involved in Wellington On a Plate:
? Dine runs from 1-16: Soprano PetoneThe Simply Grill Kitchen, and Comes and Goes Wellington
? Burger runs from 17-31: Comes and Goes, Queen Of JacksonJackson Street Burger Co.., Soprano Petone, The Butcher and BrewerThe Speight’s Ale House, The Simply Grill Kitchen, Viva Mexico Petone restaurante mexicanoMexico Petone
? Cocktail runs 1-31: Mexico Petone

Please check out the events page on the our website for who-is-doing-what in Petone during August and beyond:


Changes in July 2019:

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:

  • Planet Retro , 241 Jackson Street
  • Drake International and Drake Medox, 229 Jackson Street


  • Petone Indoor Markets – 6 July, 10am – 2pm at the Petone Baptist Church in Buick Street

Go to the events page on our website for who-is-doing-what in Petone  during July and beyond:


Changes in June 2019:

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:

  • Jaxon Rose (children’s clothing), 115 Jackson Street
  • The Crystal Haven, 252b Jackson Street

We sadly say goodbye to:

  • The Crystal People, 252b Jackson Street.  They were on our street for 10 years and still have a shop in Christchurch.  We wish them all the very best.


Changes in April and May 2019:

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome Cory and Nicky Carroll, owners of SLC Builders, 1 Jackson Street.

Moved Premises on Jackson Street:

Vivid Photography, has moved from 270 Jackson Street to 364 Jackson Street

Moved Premises off Jackson Street, therefore we sadly say goodbye to:

  • Scintilla Clothing NZ, 121 Jackson Street – has closed their shop but are still online
  • Mike Basil Jones, 336 Jackson Street – has joined JAG Legal in Lower Hutt
  • Peter Campbell Engravers – has moved from 229 Jackson Street to Queens Arcade
  • Green Jersey Cycle Tours – have moved from 1 Jackson Street to the Top 10 Holiday Park in Seaview

Watch out for new some new exciting businesses opening up soon along the Street!


Changes in February & March 2019:

Here are the happenings on our amazing main street these last two months…

We take this opportunity to warmly welcome:
Wright And Turner Travel Associates, 210 Jackson Street
* Waione Automotive Ltd, 53 Beach Street (part of JSP as in a Jackson St building)
Désirée, 43 Tory Street (part of JSP as in a Jackson St building)

Expanded Premises:
Petone Tailors have expanded their store – they are now 185b-189b Jackson Street

Moved Premises:
Lluma | The Candle Store, now next door at 121 Jackson Street (previous premises are being earthquake-strengthened) has moved from 43 Tory Street and will hopefully be opening up another garage in Petone, however in the meantime you can contact them through their website:

New Name:
The Hook – Seafood • Grill • Bar, 306 Jackson Street (formerly Jackson’s Cafe & Bistro)
The Bottle-O Petone, 313 Jackson Street (formerly Merchants Liquor)

New Associate Member:
Martine Carroll, personal trainer and health coach in Lower Hutt

We sadly say goodbye to:
* AromaSense, 185b Jackson Street – still working online and in the Wellington markets
* ABC Foodmarket, 254 Jackson Street

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