|Location:||Silo Park, Auckland CBD|
|Date:||Sunday 2nd July 2017|
|Time:||9.45am for a 10am start|
|Meeting Place:||Silo Park at the tall concrete silos, near the gantry crossing Beaumont Street.|
|Directions:||From the northern motorway, cross the Harbour Bridge and take the Fanshaw Street exit, At first lights turn left into Beaumont Street and you’ll see the gantry in the distance.
From the Southern and Northwestern motorways, take the Nelson Street off ramp, take 2nd left into Wellesley Street. At bottom of hill turn left at lights into Victoria Street. Take 1st right at lights into Beaumont Street, cross Fanshaw Street and continue on Beaumont Street and you’ll see the gantry in the distance.
|Parking:||On Sundays metered parking is free in Beaumont Street, Hamer Street and other streets. The off street car park is not free on Sundays.|
From Silo Park we walk through Wynyard Quarter, crossing the Viaduct Basin on the footbridge and head towards the downtown ferry terminal. We head out onto Queens Wharf, home of ‘The Cloud’, “The Lighthouse” and “Shed 10 Passenger Terminal” and then double back to the Viaduct Basin and walk the marina returning to Wynyard Quarter via the new ASB Waterfront Theatre.
Rushworth serve a good coffee for those wanting refreshments afterwards. The Auckland Fish Market also has a cafe but is closed at time of writing for renovation.
This is an on lead walk and is completely flat with no steps so is suitable for everyone. There are several toilets on the walk and water taps.
Non members are welcome to attend up to three of our beagle walks, after that, we would love for you to become a member. Membership costs from $15 per year and includes benefits such as a catered fun day in December, snacks and drinks after some of the walks, and a regular newsletter.
Please always bring doggy doo bags and leads.
Bring some drinks for you and your furry friends to enjoy during the walk.
Contact Ray on 021 618 465 for any additional information or questions regarding the walk.
Walk location photos
Photos of the street parking
Note: It is advisable not to leave any valuables in vehicles. Wear appropriate clothing and footwear for poor weather conditions and off road walking; Beagle Walks go ahead rain or shine! Remember to bring poo bags for your dogs.
Please turn up in plenty of time on the day so that walks can start promptly.