skip to main content

Recognising our Cultural Values and Heritage Areas

Headersx6 1 04

  

Our district has a proud history and it’s vital we recognise areas of significance to our tangata whenua, marae and our community. The district also has a number of important and prominent historic buildings and some notable trees.

Working with Taiwhenua o Tamatea and Heritage New Zealand, we’ve developed a register of sites of heritage and cultural significance and are proposing provisions to protect these. Our district's long and proud history is reflected in the number and diversity of cultural and heritage buildings and sites, in Central Hawke’s Bay.

The tangata whenua sections of the draft District Plan have been developed in partnership with Taiwhenua o Tamatea. We’ve worked with tangata whenua to integrate their values and principles into the draft District Plan to provide direction where rules have been developed. We’ve addressed the need for papakāinga and kaumātua housing and marae based activities in our draft District Plan, to ensure that the social and housing needs of tangata whenua in our community are recognised and provided for.

PeopleQuotesx5 1 03

Loading...

Central Hawke's Bay District Council - Copyright © 2019 Central Hawke's Bay District Council

Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Central Hawke's Bay District Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Central Hawke's Bay District Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Central Hawke's Bay District Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.

© Central Hawke's Bay District Council - / +64 6 857 8060 / customerservice@chbdc.govt.nz