whats happening at
cornwall park


What's On

Throughout the year we run activities, special events, talks and walks to help you make the most of the park.

Upcoming Events

23 Sep

Gate opening times changing

New times for weekday morning vehicle access at Myers Drive and the Olive Grove. Click through for more details.

28 Sep

Spring Blooms Trail

Take time to stop and smell the flowers. Our trees and gardens bloom throughout the year. Follow our trail to experience the spring blooms throughout the park. Self lead trail, pick up a map from Huia Lodge.

05 Oct

Exhibition: Sir John's Journey

There are many stories of Sir John Logan Campbell's journeys around New Zealand and the world! Join us at the Huia Lodge Discovery Hub this October to explore his passion for travel. from October 5th- November 31st​, 10am- 4pm.

12 Oct

Heritage Trail

Cornwall Park has a long and rich history. Follow our history trail stopping at the significant areas in the park to learn more about our past. Self lead trail, pick up a map from Huia Lodge.

19 Oct

Craft Corner: Paper Boats

Ships Ahoy! Come along and make your own paper boat, whether it be a pirate ship, a tug boat or a sailing boat that sails around the world! All supplies provided, adult supervision required. Every weekend in October and November, 10am - 4pm.

27 Oct

Guided Heritage Bike Ride

Join our Heritage Manager Philippa for a tour of Cornwall Park's special heritage sites by bike! Sunday 27th October, 10am - 12pm. Registrations essential. Please email info@cornwallpark.co.nz

17 Nov

Workshop: Park Photography

*This workshop is fully booked* Would you like to learn more about nature photography? Sunday 17th November, 10am- 12pm. Registrations are essential, please email info@cornwallpark.co.nz

Your Event

Want to hold your event at Cornwall Park?

We welcome you to hold your event, special occasion, activity or wedding ceremony at Cornwall Park.  Our aim is to ensure an enjoyable, free and inclusive park for all, so we may not be able to accommodate all requests.  See here to make an enquiry or find out more about what’s possible. If it’s an event for less than 30 people, then no booking required!