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.

    Barbeques

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

      Management

      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...