Waikato Regional Theatre Governance Panel

Resource consent for the establishment of the Waikato Regional Theatre facility, which includes a 1,300-seat auditorium and associated theatre facilities, a conference centre, hotel and other retail/hospitality tenancies.  Construction of the proposal involves, amongst other activities, the following:

  • The partial removal of, and external and internal alterations to, the Hamilton Hotel; a 'A' Ranked Built Heritage Item;
  • The removal of three Significant Trees;
  • Works within Embassy Park to create a large plaza and level access to the main theatre entrance and access to the riverfront promenade; and

The installation of 5m wide riverfront promenade which will include works within a 'Group 2' Significant Archaeological Site and the Waikato Riverbank and Gully Hazard Area.

Publicly notified on Thursday, 20th June 2019.

Submissions are to be received by Thursday, 18th July 2019 at 5.00pm.


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