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Ratana Temepara Project

  • $11,030.00 donated
  • 46 generous donors

Priority is to waterproof our Temepara through remedial roof work and arched window repairs.

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Whakamoemiti Matua, Tama, Wairua Tapu, Anahera Pono, Mangai Tautoko

Our Ratana Temepara is in desperate need of repairs. Our funding has always been through donations from our church members. This is a huge project and the scope for this stage includes the following:

setting up scaffolding and working platforms to re-seat 50 roof tiles including replacement of cracked tiles to the roof with new tiles to match the existing.

supply and installation of new treated overflashing.

repairing the crack to the south and angled wall.

carefully removing the arched leadlight windows to front of the temple above balcony, refurbishing the windows and reinstall windows with new flashings.

removing all broken tiles inside ceiling space.

installing new roofing tile clips to existing tiles which have loose and broken fixings.

removing water stained and decayed angled support plates fixed to the southern concrete wall and replace with new treated timber to match.

removing and replacing water affected lined timber.

removing and replacing water affected ceiling joists between edge of curved ceiling and flat ceiling to the southern end of the temple.

Replace with new matching treated timber. treating all water affected ceiling space timber with glyco-borate treatment.

providing construction of scaffolding within the internal ceiling space to carry out the work.

All funds raised will be used to cover the costs outlined in the detailed description.

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Ratana Communal Board of Trustees

Manawatu / Whanganui

Project Co-ordinator Josephine Hotu (Jelly)

  • $11,030.00 donated
  • 46 generous donors

$11,030 donated



This cause page was created on 21 Apr 2017 and closed at 23:59 NZST (UTC +12:00) on 19 Oct 2017.

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