More than $42,000 has been granted to six Makara community projects in the latest allocation from Meridian Energy's West Wind Community Fund.
Projects supported in this round of funding include:
- Makara Playcentre, $22,000 to help repile the historic Makara Playcentre building.
- Karori Golf Club, $8,000 to help develop ground facilities and buy equipment for the club's new pitch and putt course.
- Makaracarpas, $6558 for the purchase of 20 possum and stoat trap sets for pest control in the Makara area.
- Makara Tennis Club, $616 for the purchase two new tennis nets for the club.
- Makaracarpas $1,762 to buy shade-cloth screens to protect native plantings at the Makara Beach car park.
- Makara Community Centre Association, $4170 to buy a defibrillator for Makara Village.
- The Wellingtonian