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Get ready for a Great Outdoors Summer!

Get ready for a Great Outdoors Summer!

Updated 12 February 2016 1:30pm

Great Outdoors Summer Events 2016

Bookings for our 2016 events programme are now open! All events been loaded into the events calendar on the website, click here to check them out!       

To book, fill out our online registration form or phone 04 830 4041.

For more information or if you have any questions please contact


Kev the Kiwi events 

We are excited to announce our 2016 line up for our Kev the Kiwi programme! Kev the Kiwi is a fun and exciting way to get active in your Regional Parks. In collaboration with Upper Hutt City Council and Hutt City Council, Kev travels around the region ecouraging children and adults alike to get out and about in green spaces.

Events happen each Thursday in January during the school holidays. These events typically involve a short walk (many are buggy friendly) and games session with the kids. Kev will be there to spread some cheer and spot prizes are given out.

We hope to see you at this year's events taking place on...

 7 January -  Wainuiomata Recreation Area
 14 January - Kaitoke Regional Park
 21 January - Harcourt Park, Hutt River Trail
 28 January - McEwan Park, Petone

Paws in the Park events 

We are excited to announce the dates for our Paws in the Parks programme! Bring your dog and explore the dog-friendly tracks that Wellington has to offer. All Paws in the Parks activities take place on Sundays.

17 January - Pakuratahi Forest, Tunnel Gully Recreation Area, Upper Hutt
31 January - Otaihanga Domain, Kāpiti Coast
14 February - Wainuiomata Recreation Area, meet Richard Prouse Park
28 February - Seton Nossiter Park, Mark Avenue, Grenada Village
13 March - Bothamley Park, Champion Street Car Park, Porirua

For more information go to our Paws in the Park page.

To see more information about any of our upcoming events: