The Transpower undergrounding is nearing completion with the
cables about to be pulled through conduits and the Shopping Centre
is underway. Stage 4 titles should be available by the end of
October. Stage 1 is sold out and Stage 2 is all but sold out.
Stage 3 was released in December and is selling well.
The undergrounding of the transmission power cables is nearing
Island Road will close on 3 November to be upgraded. New
stormwater systems, kerb and channel and a new road surface are all
part of the project. The road will eventually become and look like
an internal road within the sub division. This will also allow the
unfinished work along the road near stage 3 to be completed.
Construction of the 15-shop Shopping Centre, comprising 2,300 m2
ground floor and 1,174 m2 first floor retail and office space has
commenced with all ground works completed and construction of the
ground floor slab underway. A 'destination' convenience centre
providing all your daily needs, it will include a family-focused
destination restaurant as a feature of the complex, café and other
great shops in a stylish schist-stone and timber building located
adjacent to the village green, jetty and wider public amenity area.
It is scheduled to open mid 2015.
Construction of the first block of 17 two-storey streamside
terraced villas with downstairs living areas and three to four
bedrooms and balconies upstairs is nearing completion in
Now that the construction is well advanced interest is strong
and these will be sold out very soon.
A further block of 9 villas has commenced and further blocks are
about to commence providing a variety of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
Stage 4 earthworks for 50 more sections and two further villa
sites is completed and titles for these sections are expected this
Stage 3 also includes a planned new 75 space pre school. It will
be located near the corner of Giles Road and accessed from Island
Road. We look forward to its opening.
The new Showhome Village is open with:
Mike Greer Homes
Stonewood Homes (2 Showhomes)
GJ Gardner Homes
DW Residential, Williams and Co, ModuleNZ and Project Homes are
The construction of the new Ohoka Road extension will circle the
subdivision connecting back into Butchers Road at the Island Road
intersection. This project, being progressed jointly with the
Waimakariri District Council as part of the wider District Plan, is
scheduled to commence construction soon and will allow no stopping
access from the Ohoka Road Exit off the Motorway to Rangiora.
The whole estate is transforming with the undergrounding of the
transmission lines; construction of the Shopping Centre; building
of the terraced villas; showhome village in full swing; release of
sections in stage four; pre school planning underway, and new