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Te Kori Scott Point

Project overview

Over the next few years, around 20,000 new residents are expected to call Scott Point, and neighbouring Hobsonville, their home.

We are building a new public park to meet the needs of this growing community.

Te Kori Scott Point (formerly Scott Point Sustainable Sports Park) will be at the heart of the new Scott Point development. It will be New Zealand’s first fully sustainable sports park.

This 16.4 hectare park will be made up of three main areas, each designed for:

  • sports and active recreation
  • informal recreation
  • ecological restoration and conservation.

It was designed in partnership with local iwi to provide benefit to current and future generations, as well as the environment.

Masterplan map

Artist's impression of Te Kori Scott Point, showing how different areas will be used.

Te Kori Scott Point video

Read the full transcript for this video.

Sustainability

This will be the first fully sustainable park in New Zealand.  

A number of decisions have been made with sustainability in mind.

For example, rainwater will be captured from the sports fields and car parks, before being cleaned and used on the turf and gardens. 

Award-winning design

Te Kori Scott Point has already received a 'Leading design rating' award from the Infrastructure Sustainability Council (ISC).

Elements of design, development, management and governance applied on this project will be applied to parks across Tāmaki Makaurau as we strive to improve sustainability.

Get a copy of our sustainability documentation

Te Kori Scott Point Masterplan Report

Our masterplan includes detailed information about this project. 

Get a copy of the plan 

​Get a copy of the Staging Masterplan for Stages 1a and 1b

Project timeline 

This project is being completed in stages. 

Prework

The prework contract was awarded in October 2021, at which time site clearance and earthworks began.

This work finished in May 2022.

Stage 1a

This work is under way and is due for completion by November 2023:

  • sports field construction (fields 2 and 3)
  • baseball diamond 1
  • upper car park
  • road construction (Joshua Carder Drive and Craig’s Way)
  • footpath and cycleway construction
  • street and car park lighting
  • toilet and changing facility
  • landscaping.

Areas of the park will be open to the public in November 2023.

Stage 1b

Work is expected to begin in November 2023 on the following work:

  • sports fields 1, 4 and 5
  • baseball diamond 2
  • sports field lighting
  • lower car park
  • park frontage along Squadron Drive and Clark Roads.

These areas are due to open in April 2025.

Stage 2

A starting date has not been set for stage 2.

It will include the design and construction of the:

  • ecological restoration area
  • playground spaces.

Stage 3

A starting date has not been set for stage 3.

It will include the design and construction of:

  • hard courts
  • multi-use facility.

Stay updated

Newsletters 

We publish written updates four times a year. 

Video updates

October 2021

This silent drone footage video shows the site before works began.

 

May 2022

This is the most recent drone footage video showing construction progress at Te Kori Scott Point.

 

Further information

Email us at scottpoint@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz for more information on this project.

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