Facilities and Parks

Mangaone Stream Pathway

The Mangaone Stream Walkway stretches from Totara Road through to Milson Line. Although you can walk the stop-banks on both sides, the walkway markers switch sides from Amberley Avenue. Remember, you’re on a stop-bank so take all the usual precautions for being around water.

Track Difficulty Rating:2  3  4  5   (1 = easy : 5 = difficult) 


  • Totara Road - Pioneer Highway:  2.56kilometres
  • Pioneer Highway - Amberley Avenue: 1.68kilometres
  • Amberley Avenue - Highbury Avenue:  1.20kilometres
  • Highbury Avenue - Botanical Road:  0.48kilometres
  • Botanical Road - Tremaine Avenue:  0.56kilometres
  • Tremaine Avenue - Benmore Avenue:  1.20kilometres
  • Benmore Avenue - Rangitīkei Line:  0.60kilometres
  • Rangitīkei Line - John F Kennedy Drive:  0.40kilometres
  • John F Kennedy Drive - Milson Line: 0.47kilometre

Total Distance: 9.15 kilometres

Contour: Mainly flat though slightly uneven

Grass, limestone.  Stiles present at Pioneer Highway, bridge of trotting club, and Tremaine Avenue access points

Access Points:
Totara Road, Pioneer Highway, Amberley Avenue, Highbury Avenue, Botanical Road, Tremaine Avenue, Benmore Avenue, Rangitīkei Line, Apollo Parade, John F Kennedy Drive (x2), and Milson Line

Conveniences: Nil

Special Attractions: A stream-side walkway through suburban Palmerston North

Motorised Trail Bikes or Vehicles
Not permitted on any walkways


Symbol - Dog-On-Leash Dogs must be on leash through the racecourse area
Symbol - Dog-Off-Leash No access through racecourse between 5am-9am
  • Ensure dogs are under control at all times and do not disturb livestock where walkways pass through rural areas.
  • Please pick up your dog waste and put it in a rubbish bin or take it away with you.

Mangaone Stream Walkway

Map - Mangaone Stream Walkway