Mitre 10 latest tenant to join billion-dollar planned Papamoa East town centre

Home improvement and garden retailer Mitre 10 is the second major anchor tenant for the planned billion-dollar town centre development in Pāpāmoa East, which is expected to create up to 100 more jobs. In June, Foodstuff’s New World supermarket was revealed as the first anchor cornerstone tenant for The Sands Town Centre creating about 180 jobs.…

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Pāpāmoa tipped to get another 11,000 people by 2028

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By: Carmen Hall, Pāpāmoa’s population is predicted to increase by more than 11,000 by 2028 – and Bay business leaders say the booming seaside suburb is in the midst of an ”evolution”. However, there are concerns about whether the suburb’s infrastructure will keep up with the rapid growth and whether a planned interchange to connect Pāpāmoa East…

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Opening of Pāpāmoa’s Suzanne Aubert Catholic School welcomed by local principals

By Caroline Fleming, Tauranga’s newest school opens its doors in Pāpāmoa today after 10 years in the making. About 82 foundation students were set to walk through the brand new gates of the multimillion-dollar Suzanne Aubert Catholic School this morning. It is move welcomed by Pāpāmoa principals who are battling ever-growing rolls and “overcrowded” classrooms. The…

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