"Rukuhia, the small village 5km south of Hamilton" Rukuhia by Ubbo

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Where can Rukuhia be found?

Rukuhia is located between Hamilton and Hamilton Airport, just 5km south of the Hamilton City boundary on State Highway 3. It is in the Waipa District. Rukuhia itself has about 30 houses, however the surrounding areas that are known as Rukuhia as well reach from roughly Vilagrad (7km to the West) till the Peackockes area in the east.

Rukuhia Pimary School

The Rukuhia Primary School is a Full primary school for childeren upto the age of 12 years. The school has 3 rooms, so different levels share a class room. The school has about 70 pupils.

Currently (21-3-2006) the Rukuhia Community hall is being built just beside the school.

Cameron Lake and more.

Cameron Lake is a beautifull lake that you can walk to for a stroll.
Gostiona is a great family restaurant that offers large meals for a low price.
Green Gables is a bed and breakfast near the lake.
The old Community hall at SH3 is currenly in use by the Indian community.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Great Rural Living.
  • Cons:State Highway 3 is really busy.
  • In a nutshell:Surprising pleasant place to live, just out of the busy city.
  • Last visit to Rukuhia: Mar 2007
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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