Forrest Hill, New Zealand

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Forrest Hill
View of the North Shore.JPG
View of the North Shore and Auckland City from Forrest Hill
Basic information
Local authority Auckland Council
Electoral ward North Shore ward - (Devonport-Takapuna Local Board)[1]
Population 5,283 (2006)
Surrounds
Northeast Crown Hill
East Castor Bay
Southeast Milford
South Westlake
Southwest Glenfield
West Glenfield North
Northwest Sunnynook

Forrest Hill is a suburb of Auckland.

Forrest Hill is under the local governance of Auckland Council. It was previously governed by the North Shore City Council, which amalgamated into Auckland Council on 1 November 2010. The population was 5,283 in the 2006 census, an increase of 372 from 2001.[2] A major issue in the area , is the construction of a prison starting in 2019. This has been fought by the heavy funded group No Prison Forrest Hill.

Association football[edit]

Forrest Hill is home to Forrest Hill Milford who compete in the Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Premier.

Education[edit]

Forrest Hill School is a coeducational contributing primary (years 1-6) school with a decile rating of 9 and a roll of 388.[3]

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Coordinates: 36°46′02″S 174°44′53″E / 36.76722°S 174.74806°E / -36.76722; 174.74806