Entries by Jessica Gold

Rangiora’s new primary school now has a fitting new name!

The following We are pleased to share with the community our new school name – “Te Matauru Primary” The following is an excerpt from today’s Northern Outlook which explains more about the origins and aspirations of our name. “Rangiora’s new school now has a fitting new name, replacing the interim name of Rangiora West School. […]

Rangiora West School – Principal appointed

Rangiora’s newest primary school is one step closer to opening with the appointment of a principal. The establishment board of trustees has announced Danny Nicholls will be the foundation principal for the new Rangiora West School.  Funding for the new school was announced by the Ministry of Education in 2013 as part of the Government’s $1 billion investment in […]

Townsend Fields Stage 1a is NOW available

Townsend Fields presents a living space that enhances your outdoor experience with open countryside. Surrounded by recreational reserves, waterways, native planting and recreational walkways and paths, Townsend Fields is a dynamic subdivision creatively designed and located at the end of Townsend Road in Rangiora. Simply put, it’s the town’s newest, eco-friendly location to call home. […]

Housing shortage looming for christchurch with commuter towns likely home of future residents

  Commuter towns must take their share of new residents as greater Christchurch’s population balloons by as much as 50 per cent in the next 30 years, a new report says. The draft report said a combination of population growth and social change meant up to 86,000 new homes, more that previously thought, would be needed by 2048. However, it warns the […]