Go to Wow Waikawa! Environment site. Sign up for the monthly Wow Waikawa! newsletter.

Recently Updated Items

Screenshot: Yellow line on map shows shared path.

SH1 safety improvements; O2NL report

On 17 February 2022 I Zoomed into a 90 minute meeting about the O2NL Expressway and safety improvements on SH1 between Ōtaki and Levin. There were several particularly interesting pieces…

Cars stopped across an intersection.

Road Crash stats

Each year for the last few years I make an Official Information Request to Waka Kotahi: My basic query is: Regarding the stretch of SH1 between the intersection with Mill…

Many bikes leaning against a fence at the footbridge.

Bike stands for Waikawa Beach

Last year I contacted Horowhenua District Council and asked if we could have a bike stand at Waikawa Beach by the footbridge. The request was sparked by two things: one…

Screenshot of results donut graph from last 5 years.

E. Coli readings at the footbridge

Each week over summer LAWA tests the water at the footbridge for E. Coli and publishes the results a few days later. This year results have been poor. According to…