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Battle Hill Farm Forest Park

http://www.gw.govt.nz/battlehill

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

Farmed areas of the park will be closed for lambing from 1 August to 23 October 2015.  See Park News for more information.

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

Ranger:
Joby Mills

Phone: 04 237 5511
Fax: not available
battlehill.ranger@gw.govt.nz