Kulim To Fergusson Park Walk

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This walk is a very easy and relaxing walk along waters edge of the inner Tauranga Harbour

Quick Facts

        • Location: North Island NZ
        • Distance: 6 kms
        • Time needed: 1 Hour 20 Minutes
        • Difficulty: Very Easy
        • Wheelchair Access: Yes
        • Route: Round Trip
        • Elevation: Unknown
        • Wet Feet: No
        • Toilets: Yes
        • Dogs: Leash only
        • Mobile Coverage: Yes
        • Last Updated: November, 2019
  • Track Highlights

    On a perfect day at 4.2Km the views of Mt Maunganui is out standing. If your timing is right cargo ships will pass right underneath Mt Maunganui
    Plus small fishing boats will be zipping up and down the inner harbour to there secret fishing spot .
    On a windy day the wind surfers will be out in full force at Fergusson Park

  • Track Quality

    Very good you can walk is path at night.

  • Hazards


  • Transport


  • Water

    There is a water tap on the right just as you pass through the gate at Kulm park.
    The other two Parks have drinking fountains.

  • Driving Instructions


  • Shops or Restaurants nearby

    They are around every corner.

  • Area & Track History

    This walk is a very easy relaxing walk along waters edge of the inner Tauranga Harbour.
    Only 2.7 km drive from Tauranga CBD. you will walk past the sight of the old 1840 Catholic mission station which was set up by Bishop Pompallier.
    There were all so a lot of French Catholic settlers in the area. the land adjacent to the mission was the property of James farrow the first permanent trader in the area. he was also the first person to buy land in 1838.

  • Best Things To Do near this walk

  • Map location of Kulim To Fergusson Park Walk

    Map of walk

Points of interest along the walk

In the map above, if you zoom in on the walk, you’ll see all the following track points and their location. Each point has photos along with a description about each one.

Point 1: Kulim Park

Drive through the gate and to the end of the road in kulim park.
The public toilets are just behind you on the left.
There is no shortage of car parks and great spots for a BBQ
The tide does go out a little way and the beach is also a little muddy.

Point 2: To Fergusson Park

From Kulim Park to Fergusson Park is very enjoyable 30 minutes walk in the sun along a well maintained foot path and sealed road.
You will come to a number of information boards along the walk were you can catch up on the history of the old Otumoetai catholic Mission Station and James Farrow Trading Post. When you enter the Fergusson Park keep walking up to the BBQ area and the children play ground.
You could work it with your friends to met you at the BBQ area for a BBQ lunch then continue on with the walk back to Kulim Park

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