Reserves


Almadale Recreation Reserve

Picnics, swimming and walking through native bush are popular passtimes at this river reserve.

Apiti Domain

This former sportsground is now used by the Young Farmers, by the Pony Club and for overnight camping. The mature deciduous trees make this an attractive rural domain.

Awahuri/Kitchener Reserve

This low-land semi-swamp forest is used by a wide variety of people, both local and visitors to the area, for a range of recreational, botanical, educational and leisure opportunities.

Beaconsfield Recreation Reserve

This reserve has a pleasant environment with a layout that stays true to its former role as a rural school. A feature is the attractive mature trees, including a large totara and a weeping elm.

Kimbolton Recreation Reserve

The 10.84ha portion of this reserve has native bush with tawa dominating and a walking track has been developed.

Mt Lees Reserve

To see the reserve involves a gentle stroll along bush paths and through the homestead gardens where visitors will find a wide selection of native and exotic trees and shrubs.

Pakihikura School Recreation Reserve

This former rural school (1901 - 1976) has a playground, barbecue, picnic tables and a tennis court.

Pohangina Domain

Located in the Pohangina Valley is the picturesque Pohangina Domain. The main use at present is for picnicking with carparking available for people walking the Council Branch Road Walkway.

Pohangina School Reserve

The former Pohangina School served the local community until the early 1980s. Since its closure as a school it has become a local community facility.

Rangiwahia Recreation Reserve

The former rugby ground has a public hall, tennis court and War Memorial. which is listed as having heritage value with a C category.

Reserve Management Plans

Under the Reserves Act 1977 local authorities are required to develop Management Plans for their Reserves.

Rewa Old School Reserve

Since the closure of the school, the building and facilties have been used by the local community for various activites.

Rimu Park

An open green space with a small playground on the outskirts of Feilding.

Sanson Recreation Reserve

This reserve features a large field that can be used for various activities.