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Parks & Reserves

Tauranga City Council is proud of our parks and reserves.  Make sure you check out some of our most popular parks:

 Gordon Carmichael Reserve

Gordon Carmichael Reserve

This peaceful reserve features native plantings and is home to a variety of birds, making it a pleasant spot for walking or cycling.  More....



Mauao is an historic reserve. It is owned by Maori and managed by Tauranga City Council.  More...

Mclaren Falls Park

McLaren Falls Park

Ten minutes drive out of Tauranga City is McLaren Falls Park, 170 hectares of pastoral and horticultural parkland set alongside Lake McLaren.  More...

Memorial Park

Memorial Park

Memorial Park is the central city's premier park.   More...

Robbins Park

Robbins Park (Historic Reserve)

The land along Cliff Road was originally used as living quarters and gardens by Maori.  More...

Yatton Park

Yatton  Park

Yatton Park is in Tauranga South, in an area called Parkvale and south of the Merivale shops.  More...

Tauranga Parks in the Wider District

  • Omanawa Falls Park is owned and managed by Tauranga City Council.
  • Huharua Harbour Park and TECT All Terrain Park are sub-regional parks jointly managed by Western Bay of Plenty District Council and Tauranga City Council.
  • Papamoa Hills Regional Park is owned and managed by the Bay of Plenty Regional Council. 

Omanawa Falls Park

Huharua Harbour Park

TECT All Terrain Park

Papamoa Hills Regional Park



Last Reviewed: 15/03/2017