A short walk through the wetlands and native plantings of the Halswell Quarry Conservation Area.
|Halswell Quarry Visitor Centre
|Same as the starting point
|Located in the main car park area
|Dogs are prohibited to protect wildlife.
Start from the Visitor Centre, cross the road and take the path over the wooden bridge.
From here you can enjoy walking the various paths that meander through the plantings and around the wetland.
The Halswell Quarry Conservation Area was established in 1999 creating wetland areas and the extensive native planting that is now home to a variety of birdlife.
Get ready for this track using Plan My Walk(external link) by the NZ Mountain Safety Council. You can find track alerts, weather forecasts, trip reviews and a packing list, so you are set for your adventure.