Canterbury Wetland Walk

A short walk through the wetlands and native plantings of the Halswell Quarry Conservation Area.

Man walking with toddlerStart: Halswell Quarry Visitor Centre.

Finish: Same as the starting point.

Distance: 400 metres

Time: 15 minute circuit.

Toilets: Located in the main car park area.

Dogs: No dogs allowed.


Start from the Visitor Centre, cross the road and take the path over the wooden bridge. From here you can enjoy walking the various paths that meander through the plantings and around the wetland.

The Halswell Quarry Conservation Area was established in 1999 creating wetland areas and extensive native planting that is now home to a variety of birdlife.