Development Photos

6th December 2018 - Stage One Opening

Bringing you more of what you love! This is the beginning of the new Bayfair. Stage one is officially open with plenty of new stores, a fresh new Countdown supermarket and loads of new features to discover. Join us to celebrate with four days of exclusive offers, entertainment, unique services and give-aways. Further staged openings to come.

17th November 2018

Stage One Opening Celebrations aren't far away. The development site is all go as we get closer to the 6th of December - join us for 4 days of giveaways, discounts and special events to celebrate the opening of our new stores. More to love!

25th October 2018

The floor tiles are nearly all down and the new stores are busy with shop fitters - the entire development site is a hive of activity as we get closer to opening the first stage. Our alfresco dining lane has also started taking shape at the other end of the centre, and it's due to open in early 2019, we can't wait!

28th September 2018

Our next major milestone has been reached with the roof on our new malls to the North of the Centre. The countdown is on for the Stage One opening later this year!

August 2018

We have been keeping a close eye on our time lapse camera, and watching the roof of our new Centre racing out towards where one of the new entries will be on the Farm Street side of the building.

25th July 2018

Thank you to our development team for working tirelessly behind the scenes on our centre expansion. We are beyond excited to revolutionise your retail and entertainment experience, and to bring the next generation of Bayfair to the community. The structure connecting the new Countdown and existing centre is now complete, and our new car park is opening soon off Maunganui Road. Next up will be the floor pour.

19th June 2018

It's all go here on the construction site! We have had more concrete poured and all the ground work done for the new block of amenities. Keep your eyes peeled for more updates as they are announced.

18th May 2018

We have reached our next big milestone - the completion of the roof on the new, bigger and better Countdown! The new fashion mall connecting this building to the existing Centre is the next phase of construction.

23rd April 2018

Up goes our bigger and better Countdown, on completion at the end of this year, it will link to the existing centre through a merging of iconic kiwi and international fashion stores and lifestyle brands. We couldn't be more excited!

22nd February 2018

The walls have started going up for our new Countdown - soon to be the newest concept Countdown supermarket in the region.  Later this year once this Countdown is open for you all to enjoy, the Countdown on the Girven Road of the centre will close to make way for United Cinemas. 

15th February 2018

We spy the home of our new Countdown taking shape.

13th December 2017

The 13th of December marked the official start date of our $115 million development. New additions to the centre will include United Cinemas Australia, international craft beer gastropub, Little Creatures Brewing, and Cleaver & Co bar and restaurant. The ceremony brought together representatives from Ngai Te Rangi and its sub tribes Ngai Tukairangi, Ngati Tapu and Ngati Kuku, the tangata whenua of the land which surrounds the Bayfair development site being the areas of the Matapihi Peninsula, Waipu Bay, Mauao and Rangataua.