Sunnynook, New Zealand

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Sunnynook
Basic information
Local authority North Shore City
Population 6,474 (2006)
Facilities
Busway station(s) Sunnynook Busway Station
Surrounds
North Mairangi Bay
Northeast Campbells Bay
East Castor Bay
Southeast Forrest Hill
South Wairau Valley
Southwest Glenfield North
West Meadowood
Northwest Rosedale
The bustling Sunnynook Shopping Centre

Sunnynook is a suburb of North Shore, one of several cities in the Auckland metropolitan area in northern New Zealand, and is under the local governance of the North Shore City Council.

The suburb is centered around the Sunnynook Shopping Center and the nearby Sunnynook Park. Sunnynook also has a skateboard bowl located in Sunnynook Park, which is also home to the Glenfield Greyhounds rugby league club. There is also the new Sunnynook bus station.

The population was 6,474 in the 2006 Census, an increase of 603 from 2001.[1]

Education[edit]

  • Wairau Intermediate is an intermediate (years 7-8) school with a decile rating of 8 and a roll of 316.[2] It opened in 1980.[3]
  • Sunnynook Primary School is a contributing primary (years 1-6) school with a decile rating of 7 and a roll of 413.[4] It opened in 1968.[5] Both schools are coeducational.

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Coordinates: 36°45′07″S 174°43′57″E / 36.75194°S 174.73250°E / -36.75194; 174.73250