Parks and Reserves


New Zealand is currently at Alert Level 4 in response to Covid-19 and apart from essential services the country is in lock-down to curb the transmission of the virus.

Council is focusing on continuing to provide essential services which the public rely on.

Due to the current situation all Council facilities, public toilets and playgrounds are closed until further notice.​​

For information on the current status of other Council services please view our Covid-19 page​. We appreciate your patience and understanding during these challenging times. ​

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Our district has parks, gardens, playgrounds and reserves, largely located in urban areas and along the coast. 

Council provides, maintains and develops parks, reserves and facilities for the purpose of recreation, beautification, conservation of the natural environment and public access​ to both active and passive recreation opportunities.​​

Major facilities include Ohui Domain, Ohiwa Domain, Waiotahe Domain and Memorial Park.

​Council has facilities available for hire at Ohui Domain (the BayTrust Pavilion) and Memorial Park. Contact our i-SITE by phone on (07) 315 3031 or email​ for information on booking a venue or complete the application form below.


Page reviewed: 30 Mar 2020 1:02pm