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Summer events

Summer events

Updated 13 April 2021 1:15pm

Explore the local landscapes, seascapes, and all that's in between in Greater Wellington regional parks with our summer events programme.

There are splendid festivals, guided forest walks, snorkelling, mountain biking, movies at the park, farm day and more. Find the event that suits you and take your whānau and friends for an unforgettable adventure.

The summer events 2021 are over but the fun need not stop here, as the magnificent natural settings that played host are open to exploring all year round. Stay tuned on our website and Greater Wellington Facebook page to hear about our winter planting and other events in your regional parks.

Contact us via, call 0800 496 734, or check out Facebook for event details.

Getting to our events

To get to our summer event locations you will most likely need to go by car. Please note at most of our parks, parking is limited, plan to get there early or carpool. 

We will provide transport to some of our events - we will make it clear in the event details when this is the case. 


Cancellations will be made on our Facebook page on the day of the event.


If GWRC or its service providers take photographs or filming of you (or your dependants) during the course of the event, you authorise that GWRC may use such photographs or film in any promotional or published material, including print and online.

All photographs remain the property of GWRC, who shall have the right to duplicate, reproduce or make other commercial use of such photographs free and clear of any claim whatsoever on your part.

If you (or children accompanying you) do not wish to appear in photographs please contact events team at or let GWRC staff attending the event know that you do not consent to appearing in any filming or photographic record of the event.

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