Follow the edge of the estuary past an important wildlife area to finish by Tunnel Road.
|Start||Ferrymead Park Drive near Ferrymead Golf|
|Time||20 minutes one way|
|Toilets||Off Ferrymead Park Drive, near the playing fields|
|Dogs||On leash only|
This track follows the Ōpāwaho/Heathcote estuary edge through Ferrymead Park, passing an important wildlife area managed by Forest and Bird.
A flat and gentle walk, keep an eye out for the wetland birds that inhabit the area as you pass through.
Be sure to keep dogs on a lead while walking this track as playful dogs who chase birds can affect the bird's success in breeding and nutrition.
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