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Sport ground maintenance

This is a schedule of planned maintenance for our sports grounds to improve turf quality for sports codes.

In spring and autumn we carry out weed spraying. Signs will be displayed onsite when the contractor is working.

Anzac Park  JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising    
Under sowing      
Weed spraying     
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy.
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Awapuni Stadium  JanFebMarAprMayJune 
Fertilising     
Soil topdressing       
Undersowing      
Weed spraying

Barry Park JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising    
Soil topdressing      
Undersowing      
Weed spraying     

Spray Katana/Simazine to remove rye/poa so couch can come through.
Recommend re-entry to ground is 12hrs after application.

Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Childers Road Reserve JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising    
Soil topdressing      
Under sowing      
Weed spraying      
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Harry Barker Reserve JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising    
Under sowing      
Weed spraying     
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Hatea-A-Rangi Reserve JanFebMarAprMayJune 
Fertilising     
Under sowing   

Heath Johnston Reserve JanFebMarAprMayJune 
Fertilising     
Under sowing      
Weed spraying    

Nelson Park JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising     
Weed spraying      
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Patutahi Soccer Ground JanFebMarAprMayJune 
Fertilising    

Te Araroa Domain JanFebMarAprMayJune 
Fertilising    

The Oval JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising    
Soil topdressing      
Undersowing      
Weed spraying     
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Te Karaka Reserve      Oct
Weed spraying      
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application

Uawa Reserve JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising     
Soil topdressing       
Undersowing      
Weed spraying      

Spray Katana/Simazine to remove rye/poa so couch can come through.
Recommend re-entry to ground is 12hrs after application.

Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application

Waikirikiri Reserve JanFebMarAprMayJune Nov\Dec
Fertilising     
Weed spraying      
Imidacloprid to control black field crickets - applied to sports fields when it's raining

Wainui Reserve JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising    
Under sowing      
Weed spraying      
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Watson Park JanFebMarAprMayJuneOct
Fertilising     
Soil topdressing      
Undersowing      
Weed spraying      
Spray Fairway for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.