Take a short, easy walk around a dune lake with some great spots to enjoy views and look for/listen to birds - it's a good option for kids.

Track overview

Walking and tramping

10 min | 20 min Easiest: Short walk

About this track


An easy 10 min forest track and boardwalk takes you to a picnic area and viewing platform to lookout over Lake Waiwiri.

A loop track (20 min) continues on to a second lookout at the southern edge of the lake, which adjoins farmland.

Getting there

The track begins from the car park at the end of Buller Road, approximately 5km southwest of Levin.


Te Papaioea / Palmerston North Office
Phone:   +64 6 350 9700
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   28 North Street
Palmerston North 4410
Postal Address:   Private Bag 11010
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
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