Wairio Block

The area provides several kilometres of access to the eastern shore of Lake Wairarapa and features large flocks of wading birds during the summer months. Long grass and thick wetland plants make walking difficult.


Fireworks are prohibited.

Pack in and pack out. Take your rubbish home.

Do not remove, disturb or damage native plants or animals.

Light no fires.Keep vehicles to formed roads.

Keep your dog under control.Game bird hunting by permit only.

Poison or traps may be laid to control animal pests. Do not remove notices or disturb baits, lures, trapping lines or carcasses.

How to get here

Access via Parera Road, off Kahutara Road.

Head north from Wellington, turn off State Highway 2 at the entrance to Featherston, turn onto the Featherston-Martinborough Rd. Turn right onto Murphy's Lane. Turn right onto Lake Domain Rd to reach the domain.

Track Elevation

Map of Track

More information

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Page last updated: Sep 8, 2020, 3:41 PM