Learn something new about your city, its people and the environment.

Free Sunday Walks is a regular walking programme. 

Key information

10.30am with Warren Cain.

All walks are on the flat and are approximately 60 minutes duration.

Prepare for changeable weather. Consider bringing a sunhat, sunscreen, raincoat, drink and a snack.

Dogs are permitted but must be on a leash and under control.

A BYO picnic lunch follows each walk for those interested.

All ages and abilities welcome. Email warren_cain@hotmail.com to find out whether there is wheelchair accessibility.

Contact us for further information


Walk Meeting location Bus
3 Hanging out in Hoon Hay

Meet at Hoon Hay Park, Mathers Road near
Fusilier Street, Hoon Hay

10 Browsing Burnside

Meet at Burnside Park, Avonhead Road near
Withells Road, Burnside

Purple line
17 Sauntering around Sockburn

Meet at Sockburn Park, Main South Road near
Weaver Place, Sockburn

Yellow Line,
24 Somewhere around Somerfield

Meet at Somerfield Park, Woodard Terrace near
Stenness Avenue, Somerfield

Walk Meeting location Bus
1 Hurry to Holmes

Holmes Park, English Street near Main South Road, Riccarton 100,
Yellow Line
8 Catch up in Cashmere Hollis Reserve, Landsdowne Terrace near Kanuku Place, Cashmere Orbiter
15 Off to Owen Owen Mitchell Park, Grimseys Road near Wingate Street, Northcote 125
22 Bound for Beverley Beverley Park, Avonside Drive near Standmore Road, Avonside 60,
29 No walk    
Walk Meeting location Bus
5 No walk    
12  Talk to you at Tullet Tullett Park, Claridges Road near Stroma Avenue, Casebrook 107
19  Strolling at Sheldon Sheldon Park, Main North Road near Lagan Street, Belfast  95,
Blue line
26  Browsing Broomfield FW Delamain Park, FW Delamain Park off Buchanans Road, Broomfield  130 
Walk Meeting location Bus
2 Round about Riccarton  Riccarton Domain, Yaldhurst Road opposite Octavius Lane, Riccarton 140 
Cruising Cutler Culter Park, Shetland Street near Clydesdale Street, Woolston 155 
16  Hanging out at Hockey Hockey Park, Hockey Street off Breens Road, Bishopdale 17 
23  Exploring Education Canterbury University, Collage of Education car park, Solway Avenue near Montclare Avenue, Ilam 130 
Walk Meeting location Bus
1 Parading around Pitcairn Pitcairn Playground, Pitcairn Crescent off Christian Street, Bryndwr 17 
Let’s go to Lincoln Reserve, millstream Drive off Edward Street, Lincoln 80 
15  Meet you at Milnebank Milnebank Reserve, Milnebank Street off Balgay Street, Riccarton Orbiter,
Yellow Line
22  Exercise at Erica Erica Playground, Erica Street off Perry Street, Papanui  Blue line
29  Wandering West Watson West Watson Park, West Watson Avenue off Warren Crescent, Hillmorton Orange Line