Sue Hall

"My reputation is your guarantee"

"Great company, great resources and great people. Sue has managed to sell our house within only the two month period we agreed upon. The sale became unconditional within seven days and Sue managed to keep our lovely tenant in place, as we had promised them. Great job! Thank you Sue and your team. "

- Mujiono family

"Just wanted to thank you for making the sale of 53 Carrington Avenue so seamless and stressless. My only regret is that we haven't actually met you yet! But we will make sure to come over and do that before long. Anyway, thanks again for all your great work on our behalf. "

- Trevor & Pauline
More testimonials »

The Work has Begun!

14th Feb 18

Spending was approved in 2017 and this week, work will start on the $10.7m refurbishment of Hamilton's Waterworld.

Originally, most of the spending was earmarked to build a new pool however the complex was built in 1976 and it has had little spent on it since. Councillor Mark Bunting remarked "It wasn't an easy decision. It's a lot of money. Unfortunately, it would cost more if we don't do it, in my view."

The majority of spending will take place behind the scenes providing new pipes and filters for the 25 and 50 metre pools, a large amount of new piping to transfer water and a well overdue upgrade to fire safety systems.

The changes we will notice as members of the public are:

  • New non-slip flooring around the 25m, 50m and diving pools
  • A new raised concourse around the 50m pool (Making it slightly deeper than before)
  • A new moveable bulkhead (barrier) in the 50m pool
  • New heating, ventilation and air conditioning above the 25m, 50m and diving pools
  • New competition/race starting blocks for the 50m pool
  • New LED lighting above the 50m pool
  • New ceiling tiles

The refurbishment means that three of Waterworld's pools (The 25m and the 50m pools as well as the dive pool) will be closed for the duration of the work, which is scheduled to take eight months.

To compensate for these closures, the outdoor pool will be open for longer than usual and it will also be heated.

For future pool development, the Council will be asked to revisit the subject of adding another pool to the complex.

 

For more information about the refurbishment, visit www.voxy.co.nz or www.stuff.co.nz.

To be kept up to date on the work at Waterworld, visit their Facebook page.

^ top
Filed under Hamilton / Waikato

Related posts

Leave a comment

Fields marked * are required

Sue Hall's Blog

First Stage of Tristram Precinct

In just over a week, the first stage of the new "Tristram Precinct" will celebrate it's launch by opening the doors of a brand new, central city Kmart store. Next Thursday, the 29th of August, signals the opening and it is set to be celebrated with entertainment and giveaways.

Read More »

Fine Homes Tour 2019

In 2003, Christine Couch and Jane Hargood enjoyed an Auckland Fine Homes Tour and discussed the possibility of staging one in Hamilton. That was the beginning of what has become a hugely successful day for Hamilton – Both socially and financially.

Read More »

Hamilton's Still Rising!

Hamilton’s position as one of New Zealand’s fastest growing cities has been underlined by two new reports released on Tuesday.

Read More »

That's SO Hamilton!

While we might bear the brunt of chlamydia jokes and are endlessly mocked by Aucklanders, we know this city is — indeed — the city of the future.

Read More »

Hamilton really might be the city of the future!

Saddled with the weight of its moniker "the city of the future", encroaching seas may lend Hamilton's tired nickname its due. Instead of automatically clinging to the country's edges, basing...

Read More »

More Blog Articles »