Things to do

Mt Hobson Walk

Created: Thursday, 06 April 2017 17:38

Just a short walk from Remuera shopping centre is one of Auckland's most well-preserved volcanic cones.  Formed some 25,000 years ago, Mt Hobson is 143m high and the expansive, panoramic view of Auckland from the summit is well worth the walk.

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Hobson Bay Walkway

Created: Thursday, 06 April 2017 17:57

This is a low tide walk around the edge of Hobson Bay and has two off-leash areas for dogs.  The walkway starts on Shore Road, Remuera, beside Saint Kentigern School, and follows the shoreline along to the bottom of Victoria Avenue.

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Orakei Basin Walk

Created: Thursday, 06 April 2017 17:48

Easily accessed from the bottom of Upland Road or Lucerne Road, Remuera, the walkway provides a safe and scenic loop around the Orakei Basin, which was once a flooded volcanic crater with mangrove forest.

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Remuera Library

Created: Monday, 10 April 2017 13:47

Remuera Library, 429 Remuera Road, is a heritage icon much loved by the local community.  The friendly staff is always willing to help visitors and can provide information about the wider Remuera area along with a copy of the Remuera Heritage Walk brochure.

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Remuera Heritage Walk

Created: Thursday, 06 April 2017 18:02
hoto: LJ Keys Grocery, Remuera Road 1914.   Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries 7-A11228 - See more at: http://www.remuera.org.nz/about-us/things-to-do#sthash.RgU5SL1n.dpuf

Remuera is one of the older suburbs of Auckland, and the commercial district dates back to the early 1900's.  Download a Heritage Walk brochure or collect one from Remuera Library, 429 Remuera Road - a heritage building itself - and enjoy a self-guided tour of the history of Remuera.

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Waiatarua Reserve

Created: Thursday, 06 April 2017 17:26

This fascinating reserve offers something for everyone:  joggers, walkers, families and dogs.  Wander over wide open spaces, enjoy the beauty of the wetland environ or explore pockets of bush.

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