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Percy's Reserve

Western Hutt Road | Korokoro, Wellington 6008, New Zealand
+64 0(4) 570 6666
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Ranked #57 of 144 attractions in Wellington
Type: Parks, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Most recent review
- May 19, 2014
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English first
Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Percy's Scenic Reserve is a lovely place to have a picnic. It has a lovely lawn area, lake with swans and ducks and a lovely bush area, which meanders up the hill. There are lots of little private areas with flowers going off from the main area.l You just have to walk over the many bridges. It also has a... More

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Braunschweig, Deutschland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

There are pretty garden areas and areas for picnics and walking tracks through the bush to a waterfall and it is so peaceful. - Just perfect for a day out with kids. You can play foodball on the lawns or just show the kids the beautiful nature.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
28 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

We take our very elderly friends for a picnic afternoon tea to the Percy Reserve on a beautiful day. Seats for the oldies in the shade, gentle walks for zimmerframes and shufflers, ducks to feed, beautfiul plantings to admire. Enough open space too for our little ones to let off steam. We play hide and seek with them and they... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Percys Reserve caters to visitors who just want a tranquil walk around the bush areas, or to feed the ducks. We have attended two weddings there and they were just fabulous with the gorgeous surroundings and the birdsong in the background.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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94 reviews 94 reviews
28 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Percy's Reserve has to be one of those best kept secrets in Lower Hutt that people love but don't tell anyone in case it gets too popular and crowded. You can walk to it from Petone Train Station in about 10 minutes by crossing the pedestrian bridge over the tracks and the State Highway. There are pretty garden areas and... More

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

Excellent for easy walks or more difficult. Feeding the ducks was great

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Wellington, New Zealand
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12 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

Park with ducks and a few birds in cages, lake and walks. Not too big and about 15mins from Wellington City in Petone.

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Wellington
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4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Easy tracks, beautiful & well maintained. Great for strolling or picnics

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