Propose a name for the new Town Basin Park

Submissions closing on 17 March 2021, 05:00 PM

Great lawn at the new Town Basin park.

You are invited to put forward ideas for the name of the new park at the Town Basin, along with explanations of the reasons behind your suggestions.

The name of the new park should show the significance of its site in the past, in the present and in the future.

Representatives from the Tangata Whenua of the area, and members of the project team will consider all the proposals and create a shortlist of five suitable names, along with explanations of their relevance. A final name will be selected by Whangarei Mayor Sheryl Mai and all Councillors.


Use this online form to propose a name:

Open online form


Send an email to with "Town Basin park name proposal" in the subject line.


With the current uncertainty around Covid-19 health restrictions, we strongly encourage you to make a submission using the online option.

However, if you cannot complete this form online, you can mail to:

Town Basin Park name proposal
Whangarei District Council
Private Bag 9023
Whangārei 0148