Parks and Recreation

Invercargill City Council has about 150 parks and reserves on over 3000 hectares of land, offering venues and facilities  for a wide range of  sporting and recreational activities.

Check out our new electric equipment

As part of our commitment to the environment we have been upgrading our maintenance equipment to electric ⚡️we’ve got weed whackers, mowers, hedge trimmers, chainsaws and so much more ✅

Parks Week 2022

Welcome to Parks Week! The Parks and Recreation department has hidden five bird and five plant rubbing tiles across a range of parks in Invercargill. We encourage you to go out and find them, record them and claim your limited edition badge!   Where to look   How to enter Once you’ve found one of […]

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Tū Manawa Pop-up Play

The Pop Up Play tables are currently in Glengarry! The Pop Up Play tables can be found at the Glengarry Crescent Reserve at 15 Glenngarry Cresent. How were they funded? These new game tables are funded by Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa. This is a fund to provide quality play, active recreation and sport opportunities and experiences […]

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Community Planting Days

Come down for an afternoon of planting and learning with the Parks Rangers team! We’ll be hosting two community planting days in July at Sandy Point and Fosbender Park. These are a great opportunity get outdoors and give back to the community. Find full details on each of the upcoming planting days below.   Family […]

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Feldwick Gates Update

One of our City’s favourite and most photogenic spots is getting an upgrade, with work under way at the Feldwick Gates entranceway to Queens Park. In June, Council’s Infrastructural Services Committee agreed to give the gates and surrounding area a facelift, prompted by the need to remove some of the Marcrocarpas framing the gates. A […]

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