Brendan Beach Reserve

Sections:

Location

Primary Purpose of Reserve?

Suburb?

Values & Outcomes

Heritage Values?

HIDB 73/74 are in the vicinity and may be present in the reserve. Wāhi tapu,  Waimpahi Pa. Taua Tapu Track links this pa to Taupo Pa. Brendan Beach was an important Tauranga Waka.

Natural Values?

103 ( E1A1) -  Emergent pohutukawa and introduced trees over karo-taupata-ivy-pohuehue canopy.

66 (E1A1) - Forest is dominated by manuka, with some kohekohe. Incised valley bottom contains small flax-raupo-cutty grass swamp areas.

Recreation Values?

Walking. Public walkway to beach from SH1 and along coast.  Coastal path also crosses private property.  Interpretation.

Other Values and Information?

This is a Crown Derived Reserve. 

Utilities (Important): Sewer, Stormwater.

Outcomes Sought?

1. Protect natural values to achieve healthy ecological functioning, through natural regeneration, animal and plant pest control.

2. Protect cultural and historic values, by keeping pathway routes away from urupa.

3. Manage erosion through using soft engineering approaches where possible.

4. Maintain coastal connections and public access for public enjoyment, through pathways.

5. Improve information for public safety and enjoyment, through integrated location, direction, regulation and interpretation signage.

6. Retain liquor ban.

Information

Appellation/Classification

AppellationReserve Act Classification
Sec 15 Blk V Paekakariki SDScenic 'B' Reserve
Sec 2 Blk VI Paekakariki SDScenic 'B' Reserve
Lot 23 DP 7262Scenic 'B' Reserve
Lot 24 DP 7262Scenic 'B' Reserve
Pt Lot 15 DP 5508Scenic 'B' Reserve
Pt Lot 16 DP 5508Scenic 'B' Reserve
Sec 1 Blk VI Paekakariki SDScenic 'B' Reserve

Parcel Area (ha)?

0.72

Scale?

Village?

Reserves Act Classification?

District Plan Zones?

Ground Shaking?

Yes

Landslide Susceptibility ?

No

Tsunami Evacuation Zone?

No

Liquefaction Zone?

No

Leases/Easements/Licences?

Electricity Easement.