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Matatiki: Hornby Centre

A new Hornby library, customer services, and recreation and sport centre planned for the growing south-west community. Construction of the new centre began in November 2021 and is expected to be completed in late 2023. It will incorporate a library, customer service area and aquatic facilities including a multi-purpose lane pool, family spa pool, hydrotherapy pool, and toddlers’ wet play area. It will also have an espresso bar, a creative activities room, and multi-purpose rooms for meeting and quiet study. Find out more

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Te Kete Wānanga o Te Urumanu

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