Newtown Park (by the Zoo), Manchester StreetA small playground, tucked in between the zoo, the athletics track and the carpark, this one still packs a good punch. It captures great sunshine, particularly in the later afternoon, while also offering large trees for shade. It only has a couple of pieces of play equipment, but ifContinue reading “PoTW – Newtown Park, Wellington”
Not our favourite park, but a good stop off on a sunny day.
Playground, pool, cafe, generous free parking. Mint!
A pirate themed playground on the beach with several high-quality cafes nearby. Whats not to love?
A cute wee spot we really don’t frequent enough. Maybe that needs to change.
There has been a playground here since I was a kid – it may not be the top destination playground of the city any more, but its still pretty awesome.
Expansive views but no parking. Still a great spot to visit.
A cute wee community playground with a bit of variety.
Ottawa Road, Ngaio Hidden away from the street, between the shops and the railway tracks, you have to know this one is there to find it. Given its proximity to both the train and a main road, its surprisingly quiet. Shade is patchy depending on time of day, but this is a generous sized playContinue reading “PotW – Cummings Park, Wellington”
A massive, multi-featured destination playground. Is there a catch?