Arnold Park



Primary Purpose of Reserve?


Values & Outcomes

Heritage Values?


Natural Values?

60 ( E1A1) Coastal scarps, native and exotic vegetation.

Recreation Values?

Open space, community events, kickabout area, children’s play, picnicking, beach access, walking,  viewing.

Other Values and Information?

Sec 388 Porirua DIST, Lot 2 DP 6709, Pt Lot 10 DP 6709, Lot 40 DO 20929 and Pt Lot 19 DP 10464 are Crown Derived Reserves. 

Utilities (Important): Sewer, Stormwater.

Utilities (Minor): Water Supply.

Aesthetics, accessibility.

Outcomes Sought?

1. Integrate the management of Arnold Park with the South Beach playground.

2. Protect natural values by implementing the findings and recommendations relevant to Arnold Park in the following detailed plans:
• Titahi Bay Beach Reserves Management Plan 2008
• Titahi Bay Beach Restoration Plan 2011
• Titahi Bay Beach Management Natural Systems Action Plan 2010
• Titahi Bay Beach landscape and Pathways Concept Plan 2010 and 2013 (in preparation).

3. Ensure that amenity planting uses non-invasive species.

4.  Encourage active children's play by providing a wide range of natural and built play opportunities, including safe structures, pathways and natural features. Actively monitor and manage cliff recreation to minimise safety hazards.

5. Enable easy and safe enjoyment of the beach and reserves by providing car parking, toilets and other appropriate visitor amenities throughout, including amenity plantings for shade and shelter. Develop entrances at South Beach.

6. Maintain a liquor ban throughout the reserve.

7. Prohibit off-road use of vehicles.

8. Prohibit dogs from the South Beach Playground.



Appellation?Reserve Act Classification
Lot 1 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 2 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 3 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 4 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 5 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 6 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 7 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 8 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 9 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Lot 40 DP 20929Recreation Reserve
Pt Lot 10 DP 6709Recreation Reserve
Pt Lot 19 DP 10464Recreation Reserve
Sec 388 Porirua DISTRecreation Reserve

Parcel Area (ha)?




Reserves Act Classification?

District Plan Zones?

Ground Shaking?


Landslide Susceptibility ?


Tsunami Evacuation Zone?


Liquefaction Zone?



Telstra Saturn Easement.