Work on Northland’s newest major marina expected to start in June

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An artist’s impression of the proposed Okara Marina.
Photo: LDR / Supplied / Northern Advocate

Work on Whangārei’s $20 million Okara marina is expected to start in June with more than half a million dollars needed to buy one of its most expensive berths.

The first physical work starting next month, will see the start of dredging 130,000 cubic metres of Harbour floor at the marina site on Whangārei’s Port Road, in the area between the Te Matau a Pohe bascule bridge over the Hātea River, and south towards Limeburners Creek.

The 115-berth Whangārei harbour marina is…

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