Mona Vale walk

A peaceful garden walk with meandering stream and historic buildings.

Start: Fendalton Road, by the Gatehouse.

Finish: Fendalton Road, by Holmwood Road.

Distance: 1 km.

Time: 20 minutes one way.

Dogs: On leash only.

Toilets: Located at near the Mona Vale car park, just behind the homestead.

Access: Suitable for wheelchairs and strollers.


The beautiful heritage gardens and buildings provide a lovely atmosphere for a peaceful stroll. Walk along the river and enjoy the colourful annual bedding and woodland plantings. The rose and iris gardens are similarly gorgeous spots for a meander and expansive lawns have multiple places for picnics. Continue the walk by crossing the bridge over the river and exiting out onto Fendalton Road. 

Alternatively, head out of Mona Vale Drive and connect up to Little Hagley Park or North Hagley Park for a longer walk.

Download and view a detailed map of Mona Vale [JPG, 233 KB].