Botany Downs is a suburb of Auckland City, New Zealand.This residential area was previously part of the East Tamaki area. According to the 2006 census, Botany Downs has a population of 4830, having grown 2.7% since 2001. It has one of the country's biggest shopping malls - Botany Town Centre - attracting people from all over the greater Auckland Area. The suburb is in the Howick ward, one of the thirteen administrative divisions of Auckland City.
Sancta Maria College is a coeducational secondary (years 7-13) school integrated with the state system, with a decile rating of 8 and a roll of 854.
Elim Christian College is a coeducational christian school with students from new entrants to Year 13 that is integrated with the state system, it has a decile rating of 9 and a roll of 550 with first stages of roll growth beginning in 2011.
Point View School is a coeducational state contributing Primary School (years 1-6) with a decile rating of 10 and a roll of 778.
Due to its population growth, Botany Downs is the centre of New Zealand's sixty-third and newest general electorate. The electorate, named Botany, will take effect from the 2008 general election. Originally proposed as Howick,... Read More