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Location of the Roof Water Harvesting Centre

The Roof Water Harvesting Centre (RWHC) is a College of Health research centre situated on the Massey Wellington Campus and is administered from within the School of Public Health. The main physical components of the RWHC is the rainwater tanks facility situated on the western side of Block 2 (Entrance C), and the research laboratories of the School of Health situated in Block 3. This includes a dedicated Water Research Laboratory where water testing and tank hydrological studies using laboratory scale models are carried out.

The RWHC is situated approximately 3 km from the centre of Wellington city and is positioned 30 meters from a major arterial road and is adjacent to two bus stops.

Massey University Wellington campus map.


Director: Stan Abbott
Senior Lecturer in Microbiology and Communicable Diseases
Institute of Food Nutrition & Human Health, Massey University
Private Box 756, Wellington, New Zealand.
Telephone: 64 4 801 5799 ext 63456
Mobile: 022 355 4694
Facsimile: 64 4 801 4994.
Email: S.E.Abbott@massey.ac.nz