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Easily missed gem

Car park at the Abbotts Way end of Grand Drive is convenient for the children’s play area and... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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This is a pooch's paradise

An amazing place for joggers & walkers and most importantly dogs! They even have their own pool... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Tauranga, New Zealand
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23 Jan 2018
“Easily missed gem”
22 Jun 2017
“This is a pooch's paradise”
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Car park at the Abbotts Way end of Grand Drive is convenient for the children’s play area and entrance to the wetlands loop which takes about an hour to complete on gravel paths. Most of the reserve dogs can run free as the bird life...More

Thank Ronah802
Reviewed 22 June 2017

An amazing place for joggers & walkers and most importantly dogs! They even have their own pool even if it is always dominated by Labradors.

Thank fridge24
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The reserve is a really nice walk amongst nature and wild life. There seems to be a bit of a problem though with some dog owners allowing their dog to worry other dogs and run after the wildlife- birds. Parking is easy.

Thank AucklandWiz
Reviewed 14 November 2016

well this is less than a couple of minutes away and drove past it zillions of times but this timed we stopped and walked round it was great,peaceful relaxing and great for dogs,

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Beautiful wetlands, open spaces and flat walking track. A great off-leash dog park with dog swimming hole. Muddy mid-winter.

Thank Paris1968
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a great off leash exercise area for dogs - so if you dont like dogs you'd best stay away because you will encounter them. On the other hand, if you are looking to exercise your dog off leash, want a place with plenty...More

Thank slithergadee
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

We go here often. Love seeing the dogs swimming around the makeshift doggy pool. Easy enough for walkers and joggers can do the loop. It takes about an hour to do the loop and there is a lot of bird life in the marsh

Thank RJ_NZ_Travellers
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Great park if you have a dog, wonderful for the kids to bike and scooter around as it is fairly flat. Kids can play games of hide and seek from behind the tree. Sometimes you can spot wild bunny s.would like to see play area...More

1  Thank Sharronr5b
Reviewed 18 April 2015

With neaby industrial and residential development in full production, this potential jewel which forms part of a green belt not far from Auckland's CBD was nearly lost. Water flows from a large pond in nearby Stonefields Residential suburb, through the Reserve, is filtered, and the...More

Thank David R
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