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Maybe Transmission Gully is opening

From: RNZ News: Transmission Gully to open with next two weeks [by end March 2022] The Transport Agency has told Transmission Gully’s contractor it must open the Wellington highway within…

Street sign showing Ash Fogden Way.

Ash Fogden Way appears

It’s not often we get a whole new street in our little community at Waikawa Beach, but in the last few days Ash Fogden Way has popped up off Reay…

Screenshot of map showing properties for sale.

Property glut in  March 2022

For a few years there were no properties for sale at Waikawa Beach. Any that did come on the market were snapped up very quickly at very high prices. But…

A gap at the top of a concrete wall.

Toilet block demo Day Three

I guess Day Three of the toilet block demolition was mainly about concrete — a resident of Cathryn Street told me the jackhammers had been going all day. There were certainly…

View across a paddock.

For sale: 501A Waikawa Beach Road

For sale: 501A Waikawa Beach Road. ‘Field of Dreams’. To be sold via Deadline Sale 06 April 2022 (unless sold prior). Bare land. 3 lifestyle sections: Lot 1 - 2.0890…

Concrete walls with no roof beside a pile of rubble.

Toilet block demo Day Two

By the end of Day Two of the Hank Edwards Reserve toilet block demolition and rebuild things were looking pretty bare. The women’s block now has no roof and most…