160 Johns Rd, Northwood

Dog on play equipment

The Groynes Dog Park has two spring fed streams for your dog to swim in and plenty of trees and open spaces.

You can also take a longer walk with your dog on a lead on the Waimari Walkway [PDF, 4.4 MB].

Opening Hours

8am daily until half an hour before sunset


  • 8 fenced areas with 3 agility/ obstacle courses including one for small dogs
  • A dog memorial park
  • Picnic and BBQ area
  • Fresh drinking water
  • Wash down area for dogs
  • Doggy doo dispensers and rubbish bins