Project timeline and construction updates

Keep up to date with how the project is going, and understand the process so far. New events will be added as the project progresses.

December 2020 Oriental Bay to Little Karaka Bay completed

The section between Oriental Bay and Little Karaka Bay is now complete, including the new seawalls and landscaping at Ōmarukaikuru / Point Jerningham.

26 October 2020 Construction under way between Weka Bay and Greta Point

Work is under way on the new walking and biking paths between Weka Bay and Greta Point. Contractors have moved to this section of the route while the detailed design on the section between Little Karaka Bay and Balaena Bay is completed. They have started at the Greta Point end, slightly north of NIWA near the bike crossover point, and are working back towards Weka Bay. Construction on this section will take about eight months.

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24 June 2020 Viewing platform panels craned into place More Less

Concrete panels that make up one of the viewing platforms along the seawall are craned into place.

February 2020 Ōmarukaikuru / Point Jerningham to Little Karaka Bay More Less

Work on the section of new walking and biking paths between ┼îmarukaikuru / Point Jerningham and Little Karaka Bay is under way. 

January 2020 Second seawall panels craned into place More Less

 Panels for the second section of seawall are craned into place.