According to the Destination Waikanae Facebook page,

“Council rail operations manager Barry Fryer presented car park plans to a Waikanae Community Board meeting on Tuesday night, saying that the long-delayed facility would now open in stages – 120 parks opening to the public in early December, with the rest in January, after asbestos has been removed from the site…”

“Wonder how soon the Tui sign is coming down….?”  (Tui breweries has been noted for a long running billboard campaign with popular statements, followed by “Yeah, right”)