Note: This walk is from the 2023 Waiheke Walking Festival
ALLBIRDS Fabulous Northern Reserves Exploration Walk
13:30 - 16:00 • Wednesday 1st November 2023 • 2301a

Free Event • Presented by Allbirds

  • 6


  • 6.5 km


  • One


  • 2 hrs 30 mins


You have 6 remaining ticket(s) for this year's festival.
Top of McKenzie Reserve, Great Barrier Rd entrance
Newton Reserve, Newton Rd, Oneroa
This inspiring walk from McKenzie Reserve to Newton Reserve explores and celebrates all of the amazing regeneration and reforestation work being done by passionate conservation groups and private landowners.

Join us as we take you on this journey through the diverse environments of Waiheke’s northern beaches, wetlands and coastal cliffs. Meet some dedicated conservation ambassadors along the way, including , Niki Schuck, Chair of the McKenzie Reserve, Tim Feather from Friends of Te Aroha and Jules Pattison from Friends of the Newton Reserve.

A complimentary, light afternoon tea will be kindly provided by Friends of the Newton Reserve.

Limited parking, catching the #502 bus is advised (meet at the Great Barrier Rd entrance).


This walk is graded 6 out of 10. This means the route can include unformed tracks, possibly narrow or muddy stretches and steep sections. Please choose walks you are comfortable with and if you are booking for others, check with them too. Thanks. 

Walk Features
  • One



  • Stairs

  • Self


  • Public


  • Parking


  • No


Walk Sponsor
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We couldn’t run this festival without the support of our Sponsors, Funders and Supporters. The Waiheke Walking Festival would like to thank all of our sponsors and funders. Support our supporters to show your thanks too.

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