Our neighbourhood is a hamlet of around 50 houses on lifestyle blocks in a natural wetlands area. A variety of bird life are attracted here. There are walkways, cycle paths, and streams to explore. We are a 5 minute walk to the beautiful under populated Peka Peka Beach which stretches as far north and south as the eye can see with views to Kapiti Island You'll find a garden centre/café at end of Peka Peka Road where a variety of jazz musicians play on summer/Sundays. An email link keeps neighbours connected creating a lovely sense of local community i.e. annual BBQ, plant exchange, fresh organic eggs etc. Drive 15 mins north to Otaki and the Ruth Pretty Cooking School, Outlet shopping, cafe's, restaurants. Drive 10 mins south to Waikanae, supermarkets, boutique cinema, specialty butcher, medical centre, pharmacy, galleries, outdoor pool, river walks, cafe's, restaurants, Saturday morning market + more. Drive 20 minutes south to Paraparaumu with shopping mall, library, swimming complex, supermarket, medical + more.