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Waikanae River Walkover

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Description:

The Flood Protection Department of Greater Wellington Regional Council invites you to the 2017 Waikanae River Walkover.

The annual walkover of the river will take place to:

  • Allow people to identify and discuss issues relating to operations and maintenance works carried out under the operational maintenance resource consent held by Flood Protection;
  • Monitor implementation of the Waikanae Floodplain Management Plan; and
  • We will be meeting at Edgewater Park at 9am (see map on reverse). The gate to the park will be open so if you have a vehicle please drive through and park on the grass. A light lunch will be provided enroute at mida. We expect to finish the walkover by 2.30pm at Weggery Drive. We will have some vehicles available to take people back to their cars at Edgewater Park, but if you can arrange return transport to your vehicle that would be appreciated.View environmental enhancement and restoration works in progress.
For catering purposes, please confirm your attendance with Amanda Death by Wednesday 25th October 2017. We look forward to seeing you there.
When: Friday, 3rd November 2017, starting at 9:00am (around 10 days away)
Duration: 5.5 hours
Where: Waikanae River - starting at Edgewater Park, off Fleetwood Grove
Price/Cost: Free
Bring: Please bring suitable clothing in case of bad weather, and ensure that you wear sturdy footwear
Contact: Amanda Death
Phone: 04 830 4048
Email: zn.tvog.wg@htaed.adnama
Getting there:

We will be meeting at Edgewater Park at 9am. The gate to the park will be open so if you have a vehicle please drive through and park on the grass. A light lunch will be provided enroute at mida. We expect to finish the walkover by 2.30pm at Weggery Drive. We will have some vehicles available to take people back to their cars at Edgewater Park, but if you can arrange return transport to your vehicle that would be appreciated.