Recreation (including 1.1km out-of-river flatwater facility) ecological restoration, residential and visitor attraction

This option for the Ōtākaro Avon River Corridor Regeneration Area seeks to provide a balance between:

  • Ecological restoration

  • A range of non-ticketed and ticketed visitor attractions

  • Recreation, including a 1.1km out of river flatwater facility suitable for waka ama, dragon boating, canoeing and related sports; and

  • A range of intermediate period and permanent residential uses.

It includes an exchange of land between Rawhiti and Avondale Golf courses with a new course in Bexley. The existing courses are re-developed for residential use.

Map outlining potential areas for recreation (including 1.1km out-of-river flatwater facility), ecological restoration, residential and visitor attraction in the the Ōtākaro Avon River Corridor Regeneration Area.

This option for the Ōtākaro Avon River Corridor Regeneration Area seeks to provide a balance between:

  • Ecological restoration

  • A range of non-ticketed and ticketed visitor attractions

  • Recreation, including a 1.1km out of river flatwater facility suitable for waka ama, dragon boating, canoeing and related sports; and

  • A range of intermediate period and permanent residential uses.

It includes an exchange of land between Rawhiti and Avondale Golf courses with a new course in Bexley. The existing courses are re-developed for residential use.

Map outlining potential areas for recreation (including 1.1km out-of-river flatwater facility), ecological restoration, residential and visitor attraction in the the Ōtākaro Avon River Corridor Regeneration Area.