Palmerston North has a wide variety of parks and reserves for
public use from the large City Reserves, to sports grounds,
walkways and many small neighbourhood reserves.
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Check out here for any closures on our parks and sportsfields More info
Palmerston North has a wide variety of parks and reserves for public use from the large City Reserves which are the jewels in the crown to sports grounds, walkways and many small neighbour hood reserves. More info
My Parx is a free smartphone application that helps you explore Palmerston North’s parks, reserves and walkways. It's available on both iPhone and Android.More info
Victoria Esplanade, is iconic amongst Palmerston North's parks. It really does have something for everyone anytime of the year. More info
This conservation waterway and surrounding park is a great place to come feed the ducks, kayak on the water or enjoy a weekend picnic with the whole family. More info
Great views across Hokowhitu Lagoon, come feed the ducks and have a picnic.More info
Set on the northern side of Centennial Lagoon, this reserve holds one of the great houses of Palmerton North history which is now a conference/function centre.
Take a wander through the park-like grounds.More info
Awatea reserve is a pleasant green space which changes colour dramatically with the seasons.This reserve is planted up with Rhododendrons and has a water way running through it.More info
This park in the heart of Hokowhitu ward has one of the last pieces of remnant bush on it, also a great place to play sportMore info
This cliff top park is dedicated as a memorial to fallen soldiers who came from the local area. It offers great views across the city as well as a walking track.More info