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Free Sunday Walks is a regular walking programme. Each walk starts at 10.30am with Warren Cain.

All walks are on the flat and are approximately one hour duration. Prepare for changeable weather. Consider bringing a sunhat, sunscreen, raincoat, drink and a snack.

All ages and abilities are welcome. Email Warren Cain to find out whether there is wheelchair accessibility. Dogs are permitted but must be on a leash and under control

A BYO picnic lunch follows each walk for those interested.

Contact us for further information

2018/2019 programme 

November 2018 Walk Meeting location Bus
11 Everyone to Erica Meet at Erica Playground, Erica St off Perry St, Papanui. 95, B
18 Beat a path to Bradford Meet at Bradford Park, Milton St near Strickland St, Sydenham. 145
25 Head for Halswell Met at Halswell Domain carpark, William Brittan Dr, Halswell. 100, O
December 2018 Walk Meeting location Bus
2 Bound for Branston Meet at Branston Park, Witham Street opposite Glenora Place, Hornby. 125
9

See you at Simeon

Meet at Simeon Park, Simeon Street near Howard Street, Addington.

120
16

Join the crowds at Charlesworth

Meet at Charlesworth Reserve, Charlesworth Street near Te Rakau Drive, Ferrymead.

140
23

Round to Richmond

 Meet at Richmond Village Green, Stanmore Road opposite Warwick Street, Richmond.  60, Or
30

No walk

   
January 2019 Walk Meeting location Bus
6 No walk    
13

You’ll find us at Fendalton

Meet at Fendalton Park, Kotare Street near Puriri Street, Fendalton.

130
20

Cruise to Centaurus

Meet at Centaurus Park, Centaurus Road near Ramahana Road, St Martins.

17
27

Parading around Petrie

Meet at Petrie Park, Petrie Street near Averill Street, Shirley.  60, Or
February 2019 Walk Meeting location Bus
3

Come to and see Cameron

Meet at Cameron Reserve, Cameron Street near Ingoldsby Street, Sydenham.

17, 145
10

Go to Grant Armstrong

Meet at Grant Armstrong Park, Isleworth Road near Leacroft Street, Bishopdale.

125
17

Put yourself at Prestons

Meet at Reserve, Raranga Street near Te Korari Street, Prestons Subdivision.

150
24

Shall we meet at Sharnbrook?

Meet at Sharnbrook Reserve, Regents Park Drive near Sharnbrook Lane, Redwood.  108
March 2019 Walk Meeting location Bus
3

Wandering Westlake

Meet at Westlake Reserve, Westlake Drive near Hemingford Place, Halswell.

125
10

Head for Hansen

Meet at Hansen Park, Hawford Road near Ombersley Terrace, Opawa.

145
17

Find us at the Food Forest

Meet at Kaiapoi Food Forest, Corner Cass Street and Meadow Street, Kaiapoi.

95
24

Say Hi to Hei Hei

Meet at Kyle Park, Waterloo Road near Hei Hei Road, Hornby.

 140, 125
31  We will be at Wigram  Meet at Kahuhu Park, The Runway opposite Liberty Street, Wigram.  100, 60

 Bus key:

  • Or = Orbiter
  • O = Orange Line
  • F = Diamond Harbour Ferry Line
  • Y = Yellow Line
  • B = Blue line
  • P = Purple line

 Please check bus routes(external link) as these are subject to changes.