Karehana Park - Proposed Stream Channel Cross Section

Plant up area between fences and concrete wall with sedges that hang down over wall Western existing wall is slightly higher than eastern wall Existing wall and bank profile Bank profile regraded stone armouring and planted

1.4m (width varies but 1.4m is the typical width but gets narrower at north end) 0.65m

Filter fabric Existing Clay so any surface water flows into streambed and less into ground water Rocks and gravels placed in channel to increase depth, flow and sinuosity during low flows. S/S baffles installed to prevent rocks sliding along smooth concrete base during high flows in storm events.

Designed: A Gray - Landscape Architect Porirua City Council - September 2013