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.


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Sandy Point Domain Masterplan

The Sandy Point Domain Masterplan sets out a long-term, strategic vision for one of Invercargill’s most popular recreation and leisure areas. It sets out a roadmap for the use, development, and future of the domain. The Sandy Point Domain Masterplan was endorsed by Invercargill City Councillors at a Community Wellbeing Committee meeting on September 12, 2023 […]

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🌳Parks Week 2023

Welcome to Parks Week! Last year’s Park Week was so successful that we’re bringing it back for 2023! 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! […]

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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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