Parks & reserves

Details of parks and reserves in Wellington.

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Explore some of Wellington's best parks with our online map.

Access & Permits

Access and permits for Wellington's reserves.


    We have barbeques for you to use at some of our parks and reserves.


      The Council manages over 4,000 hectares of reserve land and open space in Wellington.

      My Parx mobile app

      My Parx is a free smartphone application that helps you explore Wellington's parks and reserves.

        Protecting the reserves

        Information on issues, projects and volunteering to protect Wellington's reserves.

        Volunteers & support

        Information on the role Wellington's environmental community groups play in protecting Wellington's ...

        History of the town & green belts

        The first plan for Wellington - drawn in 1840 - shows land for public enjoyment that was not to be b...