DID YOU KNOW?
Sir Peter Jackson went to Kapiti College and started his lmmaking career there
Scenes in Lord of the Rings and King Kong were lmed in Kapiti
Some Kapiti cheeses are still made in Kapiti
Many international actors, lm makers, and performing artists live on the Kapiti Coast
Maori Chief Te Rauparaha used Kapiti Island as his base to attack other tribes in the Musket Wars of the early 19th century