Public notice: Application concerning Resource Consent - Manapouri Boat Club

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Southland District Council, PO Box 903, Invercargill 9840 has received an application from: Manapouri Boat Club


Retrospective land use consent to undertake vegetation removal and earthworks to enable the widening of the existing access driveway to the Manapouri Boat Club.
The application involves removal of approximately 70 mountain beech trees.
The application also involves earthworks comprising a total cut volume of approximately 140m3, with the cut volume being deposited in a bund on the southern side of the access track (partially within the riparian margin of Home Creek) and in low points along the track.

The application also involved deposition of approximately 150m3 of uncrushed riverbed gravel on the existing track. Therefore, the total volume of earthworks involved comprises a volume of 290m3.

Consent is required for a Discretionary Activity.


125 View Street, Manapouri

Legal Description:

Section 310 Block I Takitimu Survey District


The site to which the application relates is located within the Rural Zone under the Southland District Plan 2018.

The application is a discretionary activity pursuant to Rule BIO.3 and RURAL.4 of the Southland District Plan 2018

The application may be inspected at: Council Offices at 15 Forth Street, Invercargill during normal office hours. The application is also available on the Southland District Council website.

Please contact Emma Spalding telephone 027 696 1009 if you have any questions about the application.

Any person may make a submission on this application and the submission form is available on the Council’s website. You may make a submission via email at or do so by sending a written submission to Southland District Council, PO Box 903, 15 Forth Street, Invercargill, 9840 or fax 0800 732 329.
The submission must be in accordance with Form 13 under the Resource Management (Forms, Fees and Procedures) Regulations 2003. Copies of this form are available from Southland District Council.

Submissions close on 26 August 2021.
You must serve a copy of your submission on:

The Applicant (Manapouri Boating Club Incorporated)
Whose address for service is:
Manapouri Boating Club Incorporated
C/- Colin Hitchen
PO Box 24
Manapouri 9643

Attention: Mr Colin Hitchen
as soon as reasonably practicable after serving your submission on Southland District Council.

Marcus Roy
Manager Environmental Planning

29th of July 2021

Download the submission form [PDF, 112 KB]

Use the link below to view the consent application. (external link)

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