Brandon Reserve

Sections:
Brandon Reserve, Whitby.

Location

Primary Purpose of Reserve?

Suburb?

Values & Outcomes

Heritage Values?

None.

Natural Values?

Woodland trees.

51 (E1A1) Includes amenity eucalypt planting, historic macrocarpa and pine, recently felled pine, regenerating native forest, coastal escarpment vegetation and remnant kanuka.

Recreation Values?

Lookout.

Passive recreation.

Other Values and Information?

Lot 95 DP 32487 is a Crown Derived Reserve.

Connection - access to Pauatahanui via Bradeys Bay Park  and to four streets.

Dog Exercise Area.

Amenity landscape.

Utilities (Minor): Water Supply, Stormwater.

Outcomes Sought?

1. Protect the natural values and wetland, through animal and plant pest control, by enabling natural regeneration and by undertaking further planting as funding opportunities allow.  Protect wetland values from contaminants through careful land management.  Investigate options for biodiversity restoration work in the reserve.

2. Improve casual recreation in the reserve by investigating opportunities for a walkway link to Bradey’s Bay.  Continue to provide an amenity bush landscape, the Quarterdeck lookout grassed open space, walking opportunities and supporting amenity facilities.

3. Protect reserve-to-reserve, street-to-street, and walking connections to Pauatahanui Inlet.

4. Retain Dog Exercise Area.

5. Resolve encroachment.

Information

Appellation/Classification

Appellation?Reserve Act Classification
Lot 95 DP 32487Recreation Reserve
Lot 2 DP 60852Recreation Reserve
Lot 46 DP 85565Recreation Reserve

Parcel Area (ha)?

3.68

Scale?

Village?

Reserves Act Classification?

District Plan Zones?

Ground Shaking?

No

Landslide Susceptibility ?

No

Tsunami Evacuation Zone?

No

Liquefaction Zone?

No

Leases/Easements/Licences?

None.