Battle Hill Farm Forest Park
610 Paekakariki Hill Road, Pauatahanui, Porirua
Turn off SH 58 at Pauatahanui onto Paekakariki Hill Road and drive 6km to Battle Hill Farm Forest Park. Alternatively, turn off SH1 at Plimmerton onto Grays Rd, then turn left onto Paekakariki Hill Rd.
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8am till dusk
Dogs are not permitted, including those in vehicles.
Farmed areas of the park will be closed for lambing from 1 August to 25 October 2019.
The Bush Reserve, front paddocks and main farm road to the Puketiro Forest will remain open to the public. Closed areas will be signposted as being closed during this period. See the closure map here.
Battle Hill Farm Forest Park is 500 hectares of rolling paddocks, native bush and forestry, just under 40km from Wellington. Pitch your tent and toast marshmallows over an open campfire.
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Battle Hill Forest Park is prone to high levels of pollen. We recommend visitors who have a pollen allergy to carry appropriate medication.
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