Cavendish Road - Highsted storm water basin


Storm water system Highsted Stage 2 - the construction of Highsted storm water basin and enhancement of Styx Drain.


To improve storm water quality discharge to Styx River.


181 and 191 Cavendish Road (works access is from 266 Highsted Road).


Work will start on 25 February 2021 and is expected to be completed by late September 2021 (weather dependent). Work will be undertaken between Monday to Friday, 7am to 7pm.


The contractor is City Care. Phone Barry Templeton (City Care) on 027 704 5734 or Martin Polglase (Christchurch City Council) on 027 645 1466 between Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.


  • The basin is on Council land within open grassed paddocks
  • The works do not have any impact on traffic or property access
  • Safety is our number one priority. Safety is your responsibility too. Stay clear and stay alert. Please keep children and pets a safe distance from the worksite and construction machinery