Activities

Dog walking prohibited

Parks and locations where dog walking is prohibited.

Parks where this activity is available

Ambury
Ambury
Dogs are prohibited from the park and adjoining foreshore areas but are allowed under control on a leash on Loop Road linking Ambury Road and Kiwi Esplanade.
Anawhata
Anawhata

Dog Walking Prohibited - Anawhata Beach Track.

Atiu Creek
Atiu Creek

In parkland and adjoining beaches, no dogs at all times - including in vehicles.

Awhitu
Awhitu
Dogs are prohibited from the park and adjoining beaches but are allowed under control on a leash on the Esplanade Reserve at the end of Brook Road.
Cascade Kauri
Cascade Kauri

Dogs are prohibited from the following tracks

  • Anderson Track
  • Auckland City Walk
  • Cascade Track
  • Lower Kauri Track
  • Upper Kauri Track
  • Robinson Ridge Track
  • Waitakere Tramline Walk
  • West Tunnel Mouth Track
  • Fence Line Track
  • Pukematekeo Track
  • Whatitiri Track (Ark in the Park SMZ) 
  • Lake Wainamu Track (Lake Wainamu SMZ)
Cornwallis
Cornwallis
Part of the Waitakere Ranges, Cornwallis is a popular, safe spot for family picnics and swimming. Be sure to visit the 200m long restored Cornwallis wharf, the last of the Manukau's 16 ferry wharves.
Duder
Duder
Dogs are prohibited from the park and adjoining foreshore areas.
Pakiri
Pakiri
  • Regional parkland at Pakiri: No dogs at all times
  • Adjoining beaches: Dogs are allowed off leash and must be under continuous control at all times
Scandrett
Scandrett

Park land and associated beaches, no dogs at all times, including in vehicles.

Shakespear
Shakespear

No dogs at all time (including dogs in vehicles) are not allowed within the Shakespear Open Sanctuary which is the entire area inside of the pest proof fence, Te Haruhi Bay, farmland and adjoining beaches.

Tāwharanui
Tāwharanui

Open Sanctuary, all parkland, access roads & adjoining beaches, council land at the park entrance: No dog at all times, including dogs in vehicles.

Te Rau Puriri
Te Rau Puriri

Dogs are allowed under control on leash, but are prohibited from the associated beach and foreshore area.

Temporary restrictions may apply

Temporary restrictions may apply during seasonal farming operations (lambing and calving) under Clause 10 of Dog management Bylaw.