Family walk around Panmure Basin

It takes only 30 minutes to walk around the¬†Panmure Basin - another Auckland volcanic crater, but if you take young children with you then it may take longer. ¬†Take the tricycles and scooters - this is a mostly flat walk, as there are only two steep bits. Panmure Basin is a fun family walk in … Continue reading

Kepa Bush

Kepa Bush is another short walk in Auckland treasure that contains bush trails and native trees, flora and fauna that is easy to get to. The circuit takes about 30 minutes, and it provides views of the bush, 3 volcanoes (One Tree Hill, Mt Hobson and Mt Eden) and Orakei Basin, which all happen to … Continue reading

St Johns Bush

Today was my first visit to St Johns Bush. This little gem of a nature walk is in a reserve of beautiful native trees and bush, with a stream and a mighty Kauri tree. This is a great spot to take vistors to show them native New Zealand bush without having to drive to the Waitekere Ranges. The … Continue reading