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Summer opening times

7am to 9pm

Spring/autumn opening times

7am to 7pm/8pm

Winter opening times

7am to 6pm

Our gates are locked outside of these hours.

Cornwall Park is private land so visitors are asked to respect all park rules, which have been developed to protect the park and ensure enjoyment and safety for all. Unless signposted, any part of the park is free to be explored. 


General Conditions of Entry here.


pdf Maps

Maps of the park

Download the Park map
Download the Tree Trail map
Download the Heritage Sites map

To access

Car

From Green Lane West, Manukau Road, Market Road and Campbell Road. There is plenty of free car parking available for visitors. 

Foot & Bike


Access by the main roads or see map for access points from surrounding neighbourhoods. Free bike parking is available for visitors.


Train or Bus

The closest train stations are Greenlane, a 15min walk (approx) along Green Lane West, and Remuera Road, a 10 min walk along Market Road to Puriri Drive entrance. There is no direct bus, however buses travel along Manukau Road, Green Lane West and Great South Road. 

 
See Auckland Transport’s website to plan your journey. 

Huia Lodge Information Centre

The Huia Lodge Information Centre is where you can discover more about Cornwall Park, have all your questions answered and receive any assistance (from issues to emergencies - there is an AED onsite). It’s also where you can find any lost property or family members!

Michael Horton Drive

7 days, 10am to 4pm

Closed Christmas and Boxing Days


Contact Us

Visitor Information

Weddings

Weddings

Cornwall Park is a stunning setting for a wedding ceremony. You can book one of three areas, for up to two hours and 150 people.

Wedding booking form

Events for 30+ people

Events for 30+ people

We welcome you to host your event or group activity at Cornwall Park. Bookings are essential for groups of 30 or more. We are unable to accept bookings for commercial activities or exclusive use of any one area. 

  Event enquiries form.

Farm Animals & Wildlife

Farm Animals & Wildlife

For their protection and yours, please do not approach or touch any of the animals, particularly during lambing/calving season. Remember this is a working farm! See See & Do.  

Dogs

Dogs

Dogs are welcome in the park, but must be on a lead at all times. This is vital to protect our animals.  During lambing and calving season we also do not allow dogs in certain areas, which will be signposted and displayed on Park Updates.

Trails & Paths

Trails & Paths

There are trails and paths to explore throughout the park, which are marked on the map. Most pathways are easy and do not require advanced levels of fitness. The eastern side of the park is more accessible. See See & Do or download a PDF map above.  

BBQs

BBQs

BBQs are available free for use on a first come, first served basis. Gas and wood are provided, you’ll just need matches or kindling to get the fire going. Please show respect for those waiting, and clean the BBQ and surrounding area after use. You’re welcome to bring your own portable gas BBQ (no charcoal or coal allowed), but these must be on legs and positioned away from the trees. Download a pdf park map for bbq locations. 

Picnics

Picnics

You are more than welcome to bring your own food and drink into the park and set up a picnic for a moment or the whole day. If your picnic has more than 30 guests, we will need to make a booking enquiry. Event enquiries form.

Walks, Talks, and Research

Walks, Talks, and Research

Our team is available to take you on a guided walk, hold a talk (on or offsite), run an activity, or assist with research. Contact the Information Centre with details of your request and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Acacia Cottage

Acacia Cottage

Acacia Cottage, built in 1841, is the oldest remaining wooden cottage in Auckland. Situated directly across the road from Huia Lodge, it can be viewed between 7am and dusk daily. See See & Do

Educational Resources and Activities

Educational Resources and Activities

If we can, we’ll happily help you teach or learn more about Cornwall Park, its history or anything that makes it special. Contact the Information Centre with your subject matter and details of your request, and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Tours

Tours

We welcome people showing their friends and family around Cornwall Park, however commercial tour operators are not allowed onsite. Please contact us if you would like a guided tour.

Buses

Buses

Buses must have a permit issued in advance to drive onsite, please contact Huia Lodge Information Centre to obtain an application form.  No commercial tour bus operators.

Auckland Coast-to-Coast

Auckland Coast-to-Coast

Cornwall Park is part of the coast-to-coast walking route - access the park from Manukau Road via Campbell Crescent when on the route. For more details see here.

Group Runs

Group Runs

If you need some motivation for your run, Auckland Joggers Club is onsite and open to new members. Or you can join the 5km Cornwall Park run that takes place every Saturday at 8am from the Band Rotunda. Details here  

No commercial or corporate activity

No commercial or corporate activity

Our aim is to provide a beautiful, free space for people to enjoy. With this in mind, we do not allow any commercial or corporate activity in the park e.g. bootcamps, classes, paid-tours, filming, sponsored events or activations.  

Cornwall Park Eateries

Cornwall Park Eateries

There are three eateries onsite - 

  • Cornwall Park Bistro
  • Cornwall Park Cafe
  • Creamery 

Visit cornwallparkeateries.com