Takutai Reserve

Sections:

Location

Primary Purpose of Reserve?

Suburb?

Values & Outcomes

Heritage Values?

None.

Natural Values?

21 (E1A1) Regenerating streamside patch of broadleaved forest. Canopy dominated by mahoe, kanuka and fivefinger.

Recreation Values?

Walking, interpretation.

Other Values and Information?

This is not a Crown Derived Reserve.

Common name: "The Secret Valley".

Carvings and sculptures-There is a large wooden ball and a Pou along the walkway, both created by Rob Waanders.

Utilities (Minor): Stormwater.

Outcomes Sought?

1. Protect natural streamside bush values to achieve healthy ecological functioning, through animal and weed pest control enabling natural regeneration.   Increase the planted riparian area where possible for erosion reduction, fish spawning habitat, and amenity values.

2. Protect the significant landscape values through careful management of land disturbance, planting and structures.

3. Provide a well-maintained pathway for casual walking and bush appreciation opportunities.

4. Work with the community over structure management and track development.

Information

Appellation/Classification

Appellation?Reserve Act Classification
Lot 3 DP 51486Scenic 'A' Reserve

Parcel Area (ha)?

0.81

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.