Rockwood Station Bush Walk

Short Walks / Darfield

Walk through native bush along Rockwood Stream and listen to the sound of plentiful birdlife. This walk takes around one hour at medium fitness level.

Rockwood’s bushwalk is situated in the Canterbury foothills on the working farm Rockwood in Windwhistle.

The bushwalk takes about an hour of medium fitness level and is situated in 100 acres of private bush behind the Homestead. Highlights include:

  • Native fern
  • Black Beech, Matai & White Pine
  • Rockwood Stream
  • Wonderful birdlife

Accommodation is also available at Rockwood. See The Shearer’s Hut and The Summer House.

Access and charges

Access by telephone arrangement as this walk is on private land.

There is a fee of $10 charged for the bushwalk.

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Opening Times

Please book by phoning 03-3186-809 or 021-067-2953.


Phone: +6433186809
Mobile: +64210672953