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Latest E. Coli reading, 07 February 2023: 389 (orange).

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Facility Under Construction information board.

Toilet block demo, end Week 1

By the evening of Friday 18 March 2022 the toilet block had been almost completely demolished, and much of the surrounding concrete dug up and removed. It’s not the intention…

A roped off area at the park with boxing round a small area of bare earth.

More seats at Driscoll Park Manakau

I enquired about several roped off areas of bare earth at Driscoll Park in Manakau — a handy place for a brief stop along the road between Levin and Ōtaki.

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…