Parks and recreation

Parks and recreation

Protect kiwis from your dog in Wainuiomata

The recent death of a young kiwi in the Wainuiomata Recreation Area has highlighted the importance of following the signs, and keeping dogs on leads where required.

Read about how you can protect kiwis in the Wainuiomata Recreation Area.

Come in and have a look at all the great parks throughout the Wellington region.

We have over 15,000 ha of accessible land that is waiting for you to explore. You can walk, ride your bike, 4WD, get married, host an event, hunt or enjoy countless other activities.

Check out all of these in the box to your right:

Visit Rivendell - the home of the Elves at Kaitoke Regional Park, take a ride along the Hutt River on The Hutt River Trail or make your way out to the historic Pencarrow lighthouse at East Harbour Regional Park.