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Battle Hill Farm Forest Park

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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.

For more information check the Getting there tab in the left hand menu.

Opening hours

8am till dusk

Dogs are not permitted, including those in vehicles.

Lambing Closures

Farmed areas of the park will be closed for lambing from 1 August to 19 October 2018.

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.

For further information please download map or call 0800 496 734.

Fireworks are prohibited in all Regional Parks and Forest areas.

Park history

On a cold August morning in 1846 the first shot was fired in a confrontation between Government forces and around 300 of Te Rangihaeata’s Ngati Toa near the summit of Battle Hill.
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Get in touch

Phone: 0800 496 734
Fax: not available
battlehill.ranger@gw.govt.nz