Grays Motukaraka Reserve

Sections:

Location

Primary Purpose of Reserve?

Suburb?

Values & Outcomes

Heritage Values?

JC36, Tapu Site. This was an important Ngati Ira settlement, as evidenced by various structural remains and middens. In the 1820’s Ngati Toa took control of the area. Te Rangihaeata established a fighting pa, and in 1846 Fort Strode was established. In WWII Motukaraka Point hosted a US Marine camp. 

Other Values and Information?

This is not a Crown Derived Reserve.

Outcomes Sought?

Review, in consultation with the local community, neighbours and Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira to identify other values, strategic significance and management options. 

Information

Appellation/Classification

Appellation?Reserve Act Classification
Pt Lot 1 DP 52736Unclassified Recreation Reserve

Parcel Area (ha)?

0.60

Village?

Reserves Act Classification?

District Plan Zones?

Ground Shaking?

No

Landslide Susceptibility ?

No

Tsunami Evacuation Zone?

No

Liquefaction Zone?

No

Leases/Easements/Licences?

None.