This hut restoration was initiated and managed by the Kāpiti US Marines Trust. It was only made possible through the skills and generosity of these people and organisations:

The building

Grant Cunliffe and Sarah Brown

The site

Greater Wellington Regional Council

Kāpiti Coast District Council

Funders & donors

United States Embassy

Fletcher Construction

Fletcher Reinforcing


PlaceMakers Kāpiti

MacKays to Peka Peka Alliance

Pelorus Trust

Wellington Community Trust

Ambassador William P McCormick & Gail McCormick


Fletcher Archives

National Library of New Zealand

Archives New Zealand


Cochran and Murray Conservation Architects

MenzShed Kāpiti

PlaceMakers Kāpiti


Stratford Electrical

Landwork Solutions

John Clutterbuck Roofing

Design & furnishing

Boffa Miskell

Story Inc.

Anne Johnston Graphic Design

DAC Group

Chris Dent

Paekākāriki Station Museum

Shona Jaunas

Andy Woods