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

Free Sunday Walks is a regular walking programme. Each walk starts at 10.30am with Warren Cain.

All walks are on the flat and are approximately one hour duration. Prepare for changeable weather. Consider bringing a sunhat, sunscreen, raincoat, drink and a snack.

All ages and abilities are welcome. Check with Warren Cain for wheelchair accessibility. Dogs are permitted but must be on a leash and under control

A BYO picnic lunch follows each walk for those interested.

Contact us more further information. 

2017 programme

August Walk Meeting location Bus
6 Merrily to Murchison  Meet at Murchison Park, Lowry Ave opposite Goodall Pl, Redwood 125
13 Hurry to Harrington Meet at Harringon Park, Peverel St near Tika St, Riccarton 80
20 Head for Hillsborough Meet at Hillsborough Park, Opawa Rd opposite Kennedy Pl, Hillsborough 28
27 Bound for Beverley Meet at Beverley Park, Avonside Drive near Stanmore Rd, Avonside 60  Or


September Walk Meeting location Bus
3 Jellie Park Jaunt Meet at Jellie Park, Greers Rd near Guildford St, Burnside 120  Or
10 Browsing Burwood Meet at Burwood Park, Cresswell Ave near New Brighton Rd, Burwood 44 O
17 Cruising Centennial Meet at Centennial Park, Lyttelton St near Conway St, Spreydon 60
24 Round to Radley  Meet at Radley Park, Cumnor Tce near Sheldon St, Woolston 145


October Walk Meeting location Bus
1 All's well at Halswell Meet at Halswell Domain car park, William Brittan Drive, Haslwell 100 
8 Down to Disraeli Meet at Disrael Reserve, Disraeli St near Selwyn St, Addington 120
15 Cruising Crosby Meet at Crosby Park, Woodbury St opposite Parkview Pl, Avonhead 125 130
22 Roving Richmond Meet at Richmond Park, Poulton Ave off North Parade, Shirley  Or 60
29 Wandering Walter Meet at Walter Park, Hills Rd off Innes Rd, Mairehau 44 Or


November Walk Meeting location Bus
5 Eager to see Edgar Meet at Edgar MacIntosh Park, Condell Ave opposite Blanch St, Bryndwr Or 17
12 Need to get to Nepal Meet at Nepal Reserve, Westpark drive off Wairakei Rd, Burnside 120  17
19 With Warren at Warren Meet at Warren Park, Oakley Cres off Gibson drive, Wigram 125
26 Hanging out at Hoon Hay  Meet at Hoon Hay Park, Mathers Rd near Fusilier St, Hoon Hay 60


Bus key:

  • Or = Orbiter
  • M = Diamond Harbour Ferry Line
  • Ol = Orange line
  • B = Blue line
  • P = Purple line
  • C = Yellow line

Please check bus routes(external link) as these are subject to changes.