Ideas from Tahunanui beachfront park

If we want to make waterfront park attractive to younger teens, maybe we could take  ideas from some of the recreational elements at Tahunanui beachfront park. Here is a short clip showing some teens having fun playing aroud on  a half court basketball court.   Something like this would be easy to lay down [...]

Outdoor checker board

We don't know yet what the"elements" of the various recreational bits and pieces might be.....but here's one possibility that might "fit" well in a portion of waterfront park - an outdoor checkerboard (or chessboard). This photo comes from Vancouver Parks archives, and is nearly 100 years old....but....could be relaxing fun for seniors (any and all [...]

Māpua Waterfront Area Masterplan Working Group Proposed Terms of Reference

Māpua Waterfront Area Masterplan Working Group Proposed Terms of Reference March 2018 Table of contents Purpose and Functions Objectives of the Working Group Limitations of Power Membership Selection of Members Scope Term Operating Philosophy Meeting Schedule 1. Purpose and Functions The purpose and function of the Māpua Waterfront Area Masterplan Working Group is to provide [...]

Friends of Māpua Waterfront – our first meeting is Thursday May 17

Friends of Māpua Waterfront is an informal group who have been associated with the Waterfront Park, Mapua Wharf and have shared and common views on Council's management responsibilities to coastal cultural assets and amenities within the Mapua Community. The group includes John Fountain, David Mitchell, Jane Smith and Graeme Stradling. We are asking for your support in our [...]