Lake Ngāroto, Te Awamutu

​​​ Lake Ngāroto is a significant cultural site of importance to iwi and a treasured local community asset just north of Te Awamutu. It is a natural wetland with a boardwalk surrounding the lake and is regularly used by the local rowing club, sailing club, duck hunters, walkers and is a popular tourist attraction.

Try the track 

A new boardwalk has opened at Lake Ngāroto which completes a 5.9km track around the lake. This is open to walking, running and cycling activities. Dogs are welcome on a lead. An estimated full loop of track will take about 60min at walking pace. Get down there and check it out. 


Address: Bank Road, Te Awamutu (Map)

Toilets: Yes

Dogs: Yes, on lead only

Rubbish: Yes, rubbish bins are provided 

Playground: There is no playground equipment at this park

BBQ: There is one electric bbq hotplate available at no charge (these run at 10min intervals)

Page reviewed: 28 Apr 2016 9:30am