Tourism Infrastructure Fund: Round 7 funding recipients
Round 7 of the Tourism Infrastructure Fund awarded $14,282,407 of funding to 56 projects in August 2023.
$135,321 for repairs to track damage at Craters of the Moon Bike Park.
Buller District Council
$32,000 for additional carparking at Carters Beach.
$200,000 for a connecting pathway to provide safer access to Westport from the Kawatiri River Cycle Trail.
$821,228 for upgrade of Tauranga Bay toilets and effluent system at Punakaiki and Mohikinui Campgrounds.
Chatham Islands Council
$107,720 for safer road pull over areas, turning areas for buses, carparks, and lookouts.
$31,350 for improvements to the Te Whakaru Mission Bay Track and carpark.
Central Hawkes Bay District Council
$188,000 for repairs to Tuki Tuki Walking and Cycling Trail.
Christchurch City Council
$52,500 for upgrade to Wairewa Little River Toilet Block.
Environment Canterbury Regional Council
$107,500 to build an all-weather safe vehicle entry and exit to Coutts Island Reserve.
Far North District Council
$240,000 for upgrade of the Russell Boat Ramp Carpark.
$50,000 for installation of 10 Smart Bins in high use locations across the Far North.
$140,000 to install public wifi and smart lighting/CCTV in Kaitaia, Manganui, Kohukohu, Horeke, Motuti, Kerikeri, Kororipo Basin, Opua and Waitangi.
$310,000 for remedial works to Taipa Beachfront.
$65,000 for a toilet facility at Windsor Landing Boat Ramp.
Gisborne District Council
$71,000 for redevelopment of Waihirere Domain Facilities.
$66,498 for repairs and resilience to Titirangi Hill Walking Tracks.
Gore District Council
$200,000 for construction of new Tulloch Park Toilet and Change Facility, installation of Wastewater Dump Station for motorhome usage.
Grey District Council
$76,400 to increase the capacity of the Mitchells end toilet block.
Hastings District Council
$227,500 for installation of a semi-permanent Transportable Amenity Block at Tomoana Showgrounds.
$80,000 for provision of new potable water service and new sewer service for Te Mata Peak Park.
$155,000 for Puketapu Park Cyclone Remediation.
$167,000 to construct an all-weather vehicle access road to allow safe exit and entry to Haumoana Domain.
Kawerau District Council
$75,000 for repairs to trail, viewing platforms and fencing at Tarawera River Trail.
Kaipara District Council
$607,000 for Pine Beach Day Visitor Toilets.
$206,500 for repairs to drainage at Mangawhai Community Park.
$310,000 for completion of the Bayly’s Beach Boardwalk.
Marlborough District Council
$100,500 for development of three freedom camping sites at Washbridge, Renwick Park and Opouri Road near Rai Valley.
Nelson City Council
$295,412 to complete the Montgomery Square Facility Renewal.
$235,370 for safety upgrades to the carpark and installation of a toilet facility at Marsden Valley Trail Head.
$1,130,066 to provide safe pedestrian/cycle access linking the city with the Nelson Marina.
Palmerston North City Council
$100,000 to install a motorhome Campervan Dump Station at Ashhurst Domain.
Project Castlecliff Inc
$876,250 to install a carpark and improved shared pathways at North Mole, Castlecliff in Whanganui.
Selwyn District Council
$97,500 to install a public toilet on State Highway 73 at Kirwee.
Southland District Council
$215,000 for a track/walkway from the new wharf to join walkways on Ulva Island.
South Wairarapa District Council
$60,000 towards upgrades to Lake Ferry Campground.
Tauranga City Council
$800,000 for extension of Marine Parade Coastal Pathway to improve visitor safety, protect the dunes and wildlife habitats and improve the visitor experience.
Tararua DIstrict Council
$110,000 to relocate and install a new toilet facility at Waihi Falls.
Thames Coromandel District Council
$169,500 to relocate and upgrade the Whangamata Dump Station.
$2,206,132 for new toilets at Kopu, Waikawau and Coromandel Bike Park and upgrade existing toilets on Coromandel Peninsula at Matarangi, Whitianga, Tairua and Whangamata.
$302,500 for repairs to shared pathways and reinstate safe access to beaches including steep accessways and stairs at Whangapoua, Wharekaho and Hahei.
Timaru District Council
$300,000 for upgrade to Strathallan Corner toilet facility.
Waimakariri District Council
$197,500 for upgrade of Woodend Town Centre Toilet.
Wairoa District Council
$87,450 for upgrade of Opoutama public toilets.
$87,450 for upgrade of Mahia public toilets.
$506,010 for upgrade of North Clyde public toilets and surrounds.
Waitaki District Council
$435,000 for improvements to the Harbour Carpark and improved facilities at Moeraki Boulders.
$75,000 for improvements to access at Waitangi Wharf and pathway to the Treaty Grounds.
Western Bay of Plenty District Council
$125,000 for repairs to Minden Lookout.
$100,000 for repairs and resilience enhancements to Te Tawa Ki Tahataharoa Shared Path.
$30,000 for repairs to the Kaikokopu Trail.
Westland District Council
$65,000 towards a beach access ramp at Hokitika Beachfront.
$160,000 to install a new toilet block at Otira.
$150,000 for structural maintenance to the Hokitika Gorge Swing Bridge.
$55,000 to improve access and amenities at the Westland Industrial Heritage Park.
$37,250 for additional rubbish bins at South Westland, Cass Square and Franz Josef town centre.
Whakatane District Council
$451,000 restoration and enhancement of Nga Tapuwae o Toi Trail.