Hamilton CBD Accessible Map

A map to assist people with disabilities to move around the central city

Hamilton City Council Te kaunihera o Kirikiriroa

Adapted in accordance with Section 69 of the Copyright Act 1994 by the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind, for the sole use of persons who have a print disability.

Produced 2013 by Accessible Format Production, RNZFB, Auckland

This edition is a transcription of the following print edition:

Hamilton City Council Te kaunihera o Kirikiriroa,

Council Building, Garden Place, Hamilton Central

© Hamilton City Council 2013

www.hamilton.co.nz

Publisher's Disclaimer

Information on the map is accurate to the best of our knowledge but may change at any stage.

Map produced: August 2013

Omissions

The map has been omitted from this e-text edition. The map legend has been reproduced.

Symbols

In the services listings, certain entries are accompanied by aBe. Accessible Be. Welcomesticker rating:silver,goldorplatinum. These ratings will be listed at end of each entry.

For more information go towww.beaccessible.org.nz

Useful Resources

Hamilton City Council

Council Building, Garden Place, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 6699(24 hour phone access)

Fax 07 838 6599

www.hamilton.co.nz

i-Site

Ground Floor, 149 Alexandra Street, Hamilton Central

Open 7 days

Phone 0800 HAMILTON (0800 4264 5866)

Fax 07 839 3127

Citizens Advice Bureau

Garden Place, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 367 222

Fax 07 834 1284

Hamilton Central Police Station

6 Bridge Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 858 6200

Fax 07 834 9486

If emergency - Dial 111

Hamilton District Court

Anglesea Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 268 787

Fax 07 957 7802

Waikato Hospital

Pembroke Street, Hamilton West

Phone 07 839 8899

Fax 07 839 8799

www.waikatodhb.govt.nz

Celebrating Age Centre (+ Age Concern)

30 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 6733

Community Link Central (Work and Income)

317 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 559 009

Deaf Link Free Fax 0800 621621

Anglesea Clinic / Doctors

Accident and Urgent Medical Clinic, Thackeray Street, Hamilton Central

Open 24/7, drop in service

Phone 07 858 0800

Fax 07 585 0806

Language Line

Phone 0800 656 656or04 495 9448

www.languageline.govt.nz

General Services

Transport

Bus Services

Phone 0800 4 2875 463

BUSIT@waikatoregion.govt.nz

Taxi Services (Total Mobility)

Hamilton Taxis

Phone 0800 847 7477or07 847 7477

Fax 07 847 8698

Regional Total Mobility Coordinator (Environment Waikato)

Phone 07 856 7184

Red Cabs

Phone 07 839 3939

Fax 09 309 3171

Trikiso Buses Ltd (hoist trips only)

Phone 07 847 2203

Fax 07 847 2201

Banks

ANZ

56 Ward Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 269 296

527-529 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 269 296

ASB

Anglesea Clinic, Corner Thackeray/Anglesea Streets, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 803 804

500 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 803 804

BNZ

354 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 275 269

First Credit Union

11 Collingwood Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 834 4810

SBS

Corner Bryce/Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 957 6350

The Cooperative Bank

36 Bryce Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 858 7400

TSB

Corner Victoria Street/Claudelands Road, Hamilton Central

Phone 0508 872 2265

Westpac

426 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 400 600

Talking ATMs

Need headphones

Central city only

ANZ

  • Body Shop, 70 Ward Street

  • 56 Ward Street

  • 527-529 Victoria Street

  • Corner Collingwood/Alexandra Streets

  • K Mart, Corner Tristram/Bryce Streets

  • BP Tristram Street

  • BP Ulster Street

  • Pak'n Save Mill Street

ASB

  • Anglesea Clinic, Corner Thackeray/Anglesea Streets

BNZ

  • 354 Victoria Street

  • 147 Victoria Street

  • Pak'n Save Clarence Street

Westpac

  • 426 Victoria Street

  • Centreplace

Food Courts

Centreplace

501 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 8563

Corner Ward Street/Worley Place, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 8563

Te Awa at The Base

Corner Te Rapa Road/Wairere Drive, Te Rapa

Free pushchair (times 2) and wheelchair hire

Phone 0508 843 2273

Westfield Chartwell

Corner Hukanui/Comries Roads, Chartwell

Free wheelchair and mobility scooter hire available

(photo ID needed)

Phone 07 853 0507

Disability Organisations

CCS Disability Action

Mobility parking permits can be sourced from CCS

17 Claudelands Road, Claudelands

Phone 07 853 9761

Life Unlimited

20 Palmerston Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 008 011or07 839 5506

Idea Services

2 Von Tempsky Street, Hamilton East

Phone 07 834 7200

Royal NZ Foundation of the Blind

15 Liverpool Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 2266

Amputees Society of Waikato, Bay of Plenty & Districts Inc

8 Willow Grove, Hamilton

Phone 07 889 3009

Hamilton Hearing Association

40 Wellington Street, Hamilton East

Phone 07 856 2008

Fax 07 856 2097

Interactionz

2 Pinfold Avenue, Hamilton East

Phone 07 858 4517

The Crosslight Trust (Deaf)

1 Johnson Street, Dinsdale

Phone 07 847 2998

Fax 07 847 2998

Te Kohao Health

180 Dey Street, Hamilton East

Phone 0800 4 TEKOHAO (0800 4 8356426)

Deaf Aotearoa

169 London Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 856 2064

Community Living

180 Collingwood Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 834 3700

Fax 07 856 2064

Stroke Foundation Midland Region Inc

40 Wellington Street, Hamilton East

Phone 07 856 1654

Think! (The Head Injury Network For Kiwis)

11 Somerset Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 1191

Enrich+

5 Princes Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 ENRICH

Workbridge

1110 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 957 3700

Parafred Waikato

Wintec Campus, Avalon Drive, Hamilton

Phone 07 858 5388

Disability Support Link

Harwood Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 1441

Fax 07 839 1225

Progress to Health

19 Hood Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 775 757or07 838 0302

K'aute Pasifika Services

960 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 834 1482

Parkinsonism Society Waikato Inc

11 Somerset Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 9038

Epilepsy New Zealand

114 Alexandra Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 202 122or07 838 1433

Arthritis New Zealand

705 Grey Street, Hamilton East

Phone 0800 663 463

MS Waikato Trust

20 Palmerston Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 834 4740

Parent To Parent NZ

8 Liverpool Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0508 236 236

Altogether Autism

20 Palmerston Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 273 463

Supermarkets

Countdown Bridge St

Corner Bridge/Anglesea Streets, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 2714

Countdown Hamilton

Corner Anglesea/Liverpool Streets, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 834 1490

Pak'n Save Clarence St

Clarence Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 4056

Pak'n Save Mill St

Mill Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 7870

Nosh

Corner Ulster/Mill Streets, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 0616

Cafés / Bars

Keystone

150 Victoria St, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 4294

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

Flying Burrito Brothers

65 Bryce St, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 839 4591

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

The Verandah Café

Lake Domain Dr, off Ruakiwi Rd,

Hamilton West

Phone 07 838 9975

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

Café Strata

Anglesea Clinic, Gate 2,

Thackeray St, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 1001

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

Escape @ 12

12 Clarence St, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 0177

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

Education

University of Waikato

Gate 1 Knighton Road, Hillcrest

Phone 07 856 2889

Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology)

Anglesea Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 294 6832

Hamilton Outreach StudyLink

468 Anglesea Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 0800 889 900

Libraries

Garden Place Library

9 Garden PI, Hamilton Central

Ph 07 838 6826

Fax 07 838 6858

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

Hillcrest Library

Masters Avenue, Hillcrest

Phone 07 838 6849

Fax 07 838 6848

Chartwell Library

Lynden Court, Chartwell

Phone 07 838 6844

Fax 07 838 6846

Dinsdale Library

Whatawhata Road, Dinsdale

Phone 07 838 6855

Fax 07 838 6856

Glenview Library

MacDonald Road, Glenview

Phone 07 838 6821

Fax 07 838 6408

St Andrews Library

Braid Road, St Andrews

Phone 07 838 6847

Fax 07 838 6832

Residents and ratepayers of Hamilton city receive in-home delivery of library materials, guidance/advice on library resources for recreational, educational, disability and special needs - phone 07 838 6826 for more info. Libraries have screen reading software.

Entertainment

Waikato Museum

1 Grantham Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 6606

Fax 07 838 6571

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

Hamilton Zoo

Brymer Road, Rotokauri, Hamilton North

Phone 07 838 6720

Fax 07 838 6960

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Silver

The Bowlevard

Skycity Hamilton, 346 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 834 4900

Theatres

Founders Theatre

221 Tristram Street, Hamilton Central

(Hearing loop, back door entry with ramp and lift)

Phone 07 838 6600

Clarence Street Theatre

59 Clarence Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 6600

The Meteor

1 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 838 6600

Cinemas

Lido Cinema

The Balcony, Centreplace, 501 Victoria Street, Hamilton Central

(Hearing loop with headphones)

Phone 07 838 9010

Hoyts Te Awa

The Base Shopping Centre, Corner Te Rapa Road/Wairere Drive, Te Rapa

(Hearing loops (but depends on whether movie distributors include this), closed captions, accessible toilets on both levels, ramps to all cinemas, spaces for wheelchairs in rows, elevators)

Phone 07 849 0591

Event Cinemas Chartwell

Level 2, Westfield Chartwell, Corner Hukanui/Comries Roads, Chartwell

Phone 07 853 0088

Event Centres

Claudelands Events Centre

Corner Heaphy Terrace/Brooklyn Road, Claudelands, Hamilton

Phone 07 958 5895

Recreation & Sports Facilities

Porritt Stadium

Crosby Road, Chartwell

Phone 07 838 6622

Waikato Stadium

Gate 5, 128 Seddon Road, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 958 8500

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Gold

Seddon Park

Seddon Road, Hamilton Central

Phone 07 958 5800

Hamilton Gardens

State Highway 1, Cobham Drive, Hamilton East

Phone 07 838 6782

Be. Accessible Be. Welcome rating: Platinum

Hydrotherapy Pool

Waterworld, Garnett Avenue, Te Rapa

Mon-Fri 6am-7.30pm, Sat 9am-3pm, Sun and public holidays 9am-3pm

Ring first to check availability

Phone 07 958 5860

Swimming Pools

Waterworld

Garnett Avenue, Te Rapa

Phone 07 958 5860

Gallagher Aquatic Centre

20 Collins Road, Glenview

Phone 07 958 5890

Playgrounds

Transcriber's Note:

Key to playground listings:

(W)Wheelchair friendly

(I)Inclusive Play

(A)Accessible Play

(P)Path crossfall (%)

End of Note.

Ashurst Park

Ashurst Avenue, Te Rapa

(W) (I)

Claudelands Park

Heraphy Terrace, Claudelands

(I) (A)

Parana Park

Memorial Drive, Hamilton East

(I)

Lake Domain

Rotoroa Drive, Hamilton West

(I) (A) (P 11.5%) (P 11.0%)

Tauhara Park

Bramley Dr/Callum Brae Dr, Queenwood

(I)

Resthills Park

Macmurdo Avenue, Glenview

(I)

Map

Legend

* The bracketed number at the parking locations [on the omitted map] refers to the number of carparks available otherwise there is only one carpark available.

Accessible Toilet

Mobility On-street Parking*

CBD Parking Building*

Bus Stop

Taxi Stand

ATM - Talking

Public Phone

Post Box

Drinking Fountain

Dairy

Supermarket

Library

Medical Clinic/Doctor

i-Site

Citizens Advice Bureau

Community Link Central

Shared Pedestrian/Vehicle Zone

Safe Road Crossing

Street Gradient greater than 1:12

Steep Gradient

Stair Access

Accessible Route

Riverside Pathway

Parks and Reserves

Bus - CBD Shuttle

Orbiter Transfer Bus Stop

Café - Accessible:

1. Keystone

150 Victoria St, Hamilton Central

2. Flying Burrito Brothers

65 Bryce St, Hamilton Central

3. Cafe Strata

Anglesea Clinic, Gate 2, Thackeray St, Hamilton Central

4. Escape @ 12

12 Clarence St, Hamilton Central

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Transcriber's Note:

The following logos have been omitted:

Ministry of Social Development's 'Think differently: Changing attitudes and behaviour towards disabled people' campaign logo

Access Hamilton logo

Hamilton City Council logo

End of Note.

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