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Henley Lake

Masterton, New Zealand
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Good for walking the dog

Great parking, fabulous walks, easy access, toilets. Enjoy the lake with the birds and the other... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Wairarapa, New Zealand
Daily Walking Place

Excellent place for dog walking, or just walking. Beautiful trees, peaceful, native plantings... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
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“duck poo” (6 reviews)
“bird life” (10 reviews)
“picnic tables” (5 reviews)
Masterton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great parking, fabulous walks, easy access, toilets. Enjoy the lake with the birds and the other walkers.

Thank Robyn-Jane
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Excellent place for dog walking, or just walking. Beautiful trees, peaceful, native plantings, bird ponds, great bird life.

Thank MastertonLiz
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Its free, easy to walk, great children's area provided by our local Lions clubs, free gas BBQ's to use and the scenery out of this world in all seasons. Well done Masterton.

Thank vmc636
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This lake is beautifully presented and maintained. Excellent parking and access to lake. Ideal for mobility scooters, wheelchairs etc. Nice wide clean pathway looping around the lake. Lots of tables for picnicking. Plenty of bird life. Great visit.

Thank NewZealandCarver
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Plenty of car parking, picnic tables and rubbish bins, pathways for walking and bike riding. We stopped by in the car to eat a picnic lunch and watch the waterfowl in the lake. A lovely, quiet spot in the middle of Masterton town.

Thank BelC0001
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Love be Henley Lake!!! It's dog friendly , an easy walk- with quite a few options. We prefer to go round wetlands as there is less duck poo, on the other hand we like the exercise that u can do when going round Henley Lake-...More

Thank Ximena T
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is yet another great place to visit in Masterton with good walking and cycling paths - and plenty of places to picnic with easily accessible parking.

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Henley Lake is a beautiful place to spend some time. There are many different kinds of bird life sharing the lake and all roaming free. When I visited there were many new ducklings and cygnets. There are picnic tables to eat at - which is...More

Thank dfbraithwaite
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Henley Lake is a beautiful lake with walking and running tracks, as well as other features like a round, man-made hill that can be used as a stage or amphitheatre. I wish I'd know about it earlier but I didn't discover it until my children...More

Thank Quack_quack_quackl
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic venue for a first-ever regional dragonboating regatta. Great for viewing races. Lots of wildlife to enjoy watching! Not so keen on all the duck droppings though! And understand algae bloom is a problem in summer. Water level of lake could be higher. Beautiful setting...More

Thank P9463QOkathleenm
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