Browns Bay Park

Sections:

Location

Primary Purpose of Reserve?

Suburb?

Values & Outcomes

Heritage Values?

Memorial rose garden and bridge, commemorating three teenagers who lost their lives within a short period of time in the 1990s.

Natural Values?

Stream, coastal views. Woodland trees.

52 (E1A1) Narrow band of remnant kanuka-manuka forest, amenity planting area, riparian area and historic macrocrapas.

Recreation Values?

Play, kickabout space, picnic area.

Other Values and Information?

This is a Crown Derived Reserve.

Coastal views.

Utilities (Critical): Sewer.

Utilities (Minor): Stormwater.

Outcomes Sought?

1. Encourage casual recreation and children’s play by providing grassed open space, amenity gardens and facilities, and a pleasant, safe, play space.

2. Maintain the memorial features.

3. Protect the native forest remnant and riparian values, through animal and plant pest control, by enabling natural regeneration, and by undertaking further planting as funding opportunities allow.  Protect stream from contaminants through careful land management.

4. Monitor heritage amenity plantings including historic macrocarpa and retain until vegetation health dictates removal.

5. Protect landscape connections to the coast.

Information

Appellation/Classification

Appellation?Reserve Act Classification
Lot 16 DP 44046Local Purpose Reserve (Community Use)
Lot 1 DP 45599Local Purpose Reserve (Community Use)

Parcel Area (ha)?

1.02

Scale?

Village?

Reserves Act Classification?

District Plan Zones?

Ground Shaking?

Yes

Landslide Susceptibility ?

Yes

Tsunami Evacuation Zone?

Yes

Liquefaction Zone?

Yes

Leases/Easements/Licences?

None.