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Kowhai Park

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SH1 Matakana Rd, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
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We went here to find the old lime kilns discovered. These kilns were used in relation to the Wilson... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Sally S
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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This park is usually very interesting and a nice stopping off point although the entry/exit through... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
info651
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Auckland, New Zealand
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“tui” (2 reviews)
“silos” (2 reviews)
“bush” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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SH1 Matakana Rd, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We went here to find the old lime kilns discovered. These kilns were used in relation to the Wilson Cement Works, also in Warkworth. You follow a path and come across the kilns. It's a very atmostpheric place, you can all sorts of birds especially...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

This park is usually very interesting and a nice stopping off point although the entry/exit through the nightmare traffic intersection off SHI can be really tricky and a bit risky if you do not take care. There is nice bush to walk through and an...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Some times you just have to stop and appreciate the sites and sounds in them that travelers tend to race past without realizing the beauty within. The Lions club of warkworth are doing a good job of renovating the tracks through this bush reserve which...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

To meander through the bush, see the old limestone kilns as well as native kauri and matis trees, to name a few. A great loop track that takes about half an hour, if you don't stop to look at the scenery. This track has been...More

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