AUCKLAND COUNCIL PROJECTS IN ORATIA
Oratia Small Hall Exterior Paint
Repaint the Oratia Small Hall. Including Painting Roof existing heritage Pioneer Red. Complete
Oratia Transport Project | Status: Complete
Widened Footpath/Cycleway from , Nolas to the school as well as 3 x crossing upgrades at the school. The Entrance to the Halls carpark is moving back to allow for better visibility of the new crossing. Changes to planting at new carpark entrance.
Oratia Masterplan & Heritage Document | Status: Complete
ORATIA R&R RECENT PROJECTS
The Oratia R&R generates revenue through managing the community halls utilising community volunteer labour. Thanks to the volunteer work of our committee and our team (accounts and hall co-ordinator and other local volunteers) we have completed the following projects and investments in our public spaces.
New Community Hall Notice Board – Oratia R&R Funding. Volunteer Builder installed (Thanks)Complete
Settlers’ Hall – New Entry Mirror and Console Table – Oratia R&R Funding. Volunteer Builder installed (Thanks) Complete
20 New Chairs Settlers’ Hall- Oratia R&R FundingComplete
Repaired and replaced rollers on sliding doors, replaced locks and window latches – Oratia R&R funded | Status – Complete
Replaced pump in Dishwasher/Steriliser – Complete
Oratia Entrance Sign | Status – In Progress
There has been a post with initial designs on this site. Discussion/ Design Phase.
Heritage Crucible Water Feature – Signage with designer, water feature awaiting final pump, wiring in, planter complete. In Progress.
Apple Pickers Ball: Waitakere Ranges Local Board Funded Grant Received|Status – Complete
Picnic Tables and Concrete Bases in the Domain: Oratia R&R funded, Assembled by volunteers. | Status – Complete
Restored all timber tables: Oratia R&R paid for paint. Thanks to BNZ closed for good volunteers for the restoration sanding and revarnishing – Complete
Double Timber Gates – Small Hall to Domain, stained and engraved: Oratia R&R funded built by Liston College | Status – Complete
Gate at the Rubbish Side Alley: Oratia R&R funded built by Liston College | Status – Complete
Painted interior of Small Hall: Oratia R&R / Council 1/2 funded |Status – Complete
New Entrance Garden and Sleepers by Chainlink Fence: Oratia R&R funded and volunteer actioned| Status Complete
New Upholstery Interior Cushions for Small Hall Pews: Oratia R&R Funded with Support from a TTCF Grant | Status – Complete
Mould Removal and Paint of Oratia Small Hall Interior – 1/2 funded by council Heritage Grant. Project Management and cleanup, 1/2 funded by Oratia R&R
Signage for Settlers Hall: Oratia R&R funded sign, design probono | Status – Complete
Signage for Small Hall: Oratia R&R funded sign, design pro bono | Status – Complete
Replaced Settlers’ Hall Bulkhead Light fittings with dimmable LED’s: Oratia R&R funded | Status – Complete
Restoration of local Heritage Fruit Sign: Oratia R&R funded | Status – Complete
Commercial Radiant Heaters in both Halls: Oratia R&R Project managed, installed and paid. Council later paid for the heaters. | Status Complete.
Settlers Hall Chairs and Chair Trolley – Oratia R&R funded new upholstered padded stacking function chairs | Status – Complete
Rodent Exterminators – Oratia R&R pays for professional pest control | Status – Complete
Christmas Lights – Purchased and hanging of Oratia Christmas lights at Halls. | Status – Complete
Replaced Kitchen Bathroom Vinyl Small Hall – Oratia R&R funded and managed | Status – Complete
Replaced Curtains Oratia Settlers Hall – Oratia R&R funded and Managed | Status – Complete
Oratia The Apple & Oratia Website: Oratia R&R managed and funded, ongoing| Complete
Quarterly Publication of the Apple Newsletter and Delivery