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Queen Elizabeth Park

Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Doggy friendly and great walk

My partner and I take our dogs here quite frequently and it is a great place to walk them and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Wellington, New Zealand
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Beautiful Walk

A beautiful place and while walking along the beach or the walking track you really feel away from... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2018
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 weeks ago
“Doggy friendly and great walk”
May 23, 2018
“Beautiful Walk”
Queen Elizabeth Park is the last area of natural dunes on Kapiti's coastline. Once part of a swathe of duneland stretching from Paekakariki to Foxton, the park reminds us how the coastline appeared before large-scale human settlement. Greater...more
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Queen Elizabeth Park | Paraparaumu, Paraparaumu 5034, New Zealand
+64 4-292 8625
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I take our dogs here quite frequently and it is a great place to walk them and everyone is always so friendly and we never get bored of finding different trails to walk

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nessie174
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place and while walking along the beach or the walking track you really feel away from town and city. The tram is great fun for kids.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mrs_Wgtn_Dickson
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We took a little side trip from our drive between Bulls and Wellington to stop for an hour at Queen Elizabeth Park. The location is secluded and pretty quiet and so made a good place to have a picnic lunch by the beach. There are...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

Having lived in close proximity to QE Park since moving to Raumati South around 1970. Myself and family have cycled most of the parks paved and unpaved roads and tracks. Suggest for first time visitors enter the Park from the Southern end.(Mackays Crossing) This is...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sniknih
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

I visited on a sunny but breezy morning after Christmas. I parked in the central car park and walked on the northwards on the inner land track, then cut across and walked back down the coastal track. The coastal track across the dunes is a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank EG27
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

So just back from an overseas trip. So what does one do to get back up and going. That's easy, put on the shoes, get the warm clothes and jackets out and go for a walk. Queen Elizabeth Path in Kapiti has heaps of options...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Shane W
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We walked from the Paekakariki station to the beach first. Gorgeous day, sunny but the tide was coming in so wen we reached the park we cut inland. The park is basically divided in 2 so we took the first path that followed the coast...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ah62
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

It is a beautiful park for relaxing, walking or having a picnic. Nice views on the sea and a good beach for kids to play in the sand etc. You can drive with a car close to the waterfront.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank leaa_ju
Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

This is a fabulous park north of wellington. There are lots of walking and cycle trails, picnic areas and grassy areas to play games with the kids or just relax. The us Marines monument is worth taking a look at. It describes life for the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Ah62
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Really enjoyed riding my mountain bike around the sand dunes in the park. Well formed tracks - not too challenging for an older novice rider but there are some fairly steep gradients to keep you working! Beautiful scenery to enjoy while you ride. We rode...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Iona M
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April 7, 2016|
Response from afdpolhill |
The trams are still out of action unfortunately. The park is free to enter.