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

Free Sunday Walks is a regular walking programme. 

Key information

Each walk starts at 10.30am and is guided by Warren Cain.

All walks are on the flat and are approximately one hour duration, all ages and abilities welcome. Email warren_cain@hotmail.com to find out whether there is wheelchair accessibility.

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.

Contact us for further information

2019 programme

January Walk Meeting location Bus
27 Parading around Petrie Meet at Petrie Park, Petrie Street near Averill Street, Shirley. 60, Orbiter
February Walk Meeting location Bus
3 Come to and see Cameron Meet at Cameron Reserve, Cameron Street near Ingoldsby Street, Sydenham. 17, 145
10 Go to Grant Armstrong Meet at Grant Armstrong Park, Isleworth Road near Leacroft Street, Bishopdale. 125
17 Put yourself at Prestons Meet at Reserve, Raranga Street near Te Korari Street, Prestons Subdivision. 150

Shall we meet at Sharnbrook?

Meet at Sharnbrook Reserve, Regents Park Drive near Sharnbrook Lane, Redwood. 108
March Walk Meeting location Bus
3 Wandering Westlake Meet at Westlake Reserve, Westlake Drive near Hemingford Place, Halswell. 125
10 Head for Hansen Meet at Hansen Park, Hawford Road near Ombersley Terrace, Opawa. 145
17 Find us at the Food Forest Meet at Kaiapoi Food Forest, Corner Cass Street and Meadow Street, Kaiapoi. 95
24 Say Hi to Hei Hei Meet at Kyle Park, Waterloo Road near Hei Hei Road, Hornby. 140, 125
31  We will be at Wigram  Meet at Kahuhu Park, The Runway opposite Liberty Street, Wigram. 100, 60

Bus key

  • Or = Orbiter
  • O = Orange Line
  • F = Diamond Harbour Ferry Line
  • Y = Yellow Line
  • B = Blue line
  • P = Purple line

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