Devonport Heritage 2017
Devonport Heritage 2017 is a new community group formed to celebrate and encourage heritage protection in Devonport.
The new society will promote awareness and appreciation of Devonport’s rich history and act as a lobby group for heritage restoration.
It will also encourage an understanding of the Special Character Area planning rules that apply to Devonport under the Unitary Plan.
You are Invited To The Launch of
DEVONPORT HERITAGE 2017
When: 17 August, Thursday, 7.30pm
Where: Devonport Yacht Club
Guest Speakers and MC:
* Dave Serjeant, a town planner and independent planning commissioner will look at how the new rules affect development proposals and residents’ rights. His talk called ‘More than Minor - and Some More Major Things’ will help interpret planning-speak for laypeople.
* Rob Allen, professor of social history at AUT will address the role of the heritage movement throughout history.
* David Slack will be the MC for the evening.
So come along on Thursday, 17 August and help celebrate the birth of a new society that aims to reflect residents’ affection for our unique community.