Includes: Burwood, Horseshoe Lake and Westhaven, Parklands, Queenspark and Northshore, Waitikiri, Windsor and Tumara Park, South Shore, South New Brighton, New Brighton and North New Brighton, Aranui, Wainoni, Bexley, Avondale and Dallington.

Key facts 

  • 47,679 residents and 17,856 households.
  • 14 Council Social Housing complexes consisting of 312 Units.
  • 14 primary schools, 1 intermediate school and 1 high school.
  • 1 hospital and 9 medical centres.
  • 4 Council libraries.
  • Approximately 2,400 businesses employing 7,100 people.
  • Major shopping centres: The Palms; New Brighton Mall and Parklands.
  • Major sport and recreation amenities: Rawhiti Domain; Bottle Lake Forest Park; Travis Wetland; Bexley Wetland; South New Brighton Reserves; Horseshoe Lake Reserve and Wetland (closed); Avon Heathcote Estuary; Kerr’s Reach Rowing; Eastern Coastal Beaches; Christchurch Golf Club Shirley Links; Bottle Lake Golf Club; Waitikiri Golf Club; Waimairi Golf Club; Rawhiti Golf Club; Avondale Golf Club.
  • 10 neighbourhood facilities (Council community centres, halls and cottages).
  • 13 residents groups and 1 business association.

Community projects

  • There are approximately 224 community groups supporting community development and recreation in the Burwood Pegasus Ward.
  • There are 4 Council supported community organisation networks that meet on a regular basis.
  • As at November 2014 there are 101 community projects operating that are funded through the Burwood Pegasus Community Board.
  • Community Board sponsored and supported projects: Community Service Awards; Neighbourhood Week; Garden Pride Award; New Brighton Market; Skate Jam; I Love New Brighton; Brighton Buskers’; New Brighton Christmas Parade; New Brighton and Districts Historical Society and Museum; The Brighton Gallery.

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