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$200k for Te Mata project

A major Visitor Information Centre planned for Te Mata Park has received a welcome $200,000 cash injection from The Eastern and Central Community Trust.  Te Mata Park Trust chairman Bruno Chambers said he was “thrilled with the donation.    
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Tracks in the Park Get A Big Boost

With the addition of a “Little Orange Digger”, Trust Chairman Bruno Chambers says, “This will make a real difference in helping to progress our Top 5 Tracks project, giving our thousands of users a great selection of well-marked walking tracks and access to some of t
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Black Barn fundraising concert on 1 February 2014

Black Barn does summer well and their lineup of events over the coming months includes a fantastic concert in the Black Barn amphitheatre with all the proceeds going to the Te Mata Park Trust for the Visitor & Education Centre project.  The concert is being held on Saturday 1 Febr
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Commissioner Decision on Te Mata Park Centre

Hastings District Council appointed an independent commissioner to review the Te Mata Park Visitor and Education Centre project when it applied for a resource consent in February 2013. Staff recommended the project go ahead with some conditions and the commissioner approved the projec
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Consent Approved for Te Mata Centre

19 July 2013 Media Release Independent and experienced commissioner, William Wasley, has approved a resource consent application for the Te Mata Park Visitor and Education Centre. Te Mata Park Trust chair Bruno Chambers says, coming hot on the heels of a $500,000 grant from Department
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Te Mata Centre Gets $500,000 Government Grant

16 July 2013 Media Release The Department of Internal Affairs: Community Facilities Fund has approved a $500,000 grant for the Te Mata Park Visitor and Education Centre. This brings the total amount raised for the project to $2.736m of the Te Mata Park Trust’s $4m target. The Lottery
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Peak a Top Spot to Pop the Question

Chris McNaught proposed to his wife Rachel atop Te Mata Peak over a decade ago. Vote for them in our “Love in the Park” competition at Te Mata Park’s Facebook page. The couple with the best story and the most likes about their romantic memories of Te Mata Park win a dinner vouch
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Love in the Park

  Dominek Pullen proposed to his wife, Louise, on Te Mata Peak. Vote for them in our “Love in the Park” competition. The couple with the best story and the most likes about their romantic memories of Te Mata Park win a dinner voucher to the new restaurant The Peak, set to open in
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Love in the Park

  Ross and Sarah Calder tied the knot on Te Mata Peak 13 years ago. Vote for them in our “Love in the Park” competition. The couple with the best story and the most likes about their romantic memories of Te Mata Park win a dinner voucher to the new restaurant The Peak, set to ope
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