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Selwyn Times: April 27, 2018


12 Selwyn District Residents' Guide 2018 WEST MELTON West Melton’s proximity to Christchurch has seen the town develop and grow in the last decade. The town’s infrastructure has also developed to support the new residents of West Melton. With a shopping centre containing a bakery, hair salon, beautician, medical centre, pharmacy, physio, real estate office, supermarket and bar and restaurant, these facilities support the existing hotel and cafe and service station/ shop. West Melton community facilities are also currently under development with a new community centre being built. This new centre will provide a multipurpose indoor sport court, a second recreational area, meeting rooms, a dedicated Playcentre room with outdoor area and Plunket facilities. The new community hall will support the many local community projects, clubs, crafts and youth groups that West Melton hosts. Also currently being built is the new FENZ West Melton Rural Fire Brigade facility with continued support from Selwyn District Council. This much needed facility will house a Rural Fire 4WD, and one large and one small rural appliance. With the building being future proofed to support the continual development of the area. West Melton School provides excellent education for new entrants to year 8 students. Younger children are also catered for by three early childhood educators. There are also Plunket rooms and a Playcentre to support your family needs. West Melton offers residents and visitors a local market held in the grounds of St Paul’s Church each Saturday morning. The community also offers a variety of clubs and activities. Interest groups include, dance, gardening, gymnastics, young farmers. Sporting clubs include rugby, netball, tennis and bowls. West Melton also has access to library facilities as the Selwyn Library Bus, visits West Melton regularly.

Your house is your castle Choose Wilfield or Rolleston to lay your foundations. Once you see these emerging communities you’ll see why they’re a great place to live. Drop in to one of our sales and information offices or email or call 03 741 1340. SALES AND INFORMATION OFFICES, 2 Kingsdowne Drive, West Melton, open Sun and Wed 1-3pm, or Branthwaite Drive, Rolleston, open Sun, Thurs and Fri 1-3pm. Or by appointment at 145 Papanui Road. Mon-Fri