Special notice to Cornwall Park parkrunners!
A Park Life event has been planned on Saturday 30th March (tomorrow) with a rain date of the 6th of April. Further details here:
The biggest impact is that there will be no parking in the center of the park on this date. Puriri Drive, Grand Drive and Bollard Avenue will still be open for parking, but no cars will be able to enter the park..
Tauranga - April (date TBC)
Balclutha – 4th May 2019
Lower Hutt – May
Gisborne – May
Barry Curtis – May
Anderson – May
The Plunket Fun Run is a series of fun runs and walks held in 4 key locations around New Zealand. All the funds raised from each event will go directly to funding their Community Services. The right care in a child’s first 1000 days means the best possible start in life. During this time Plunket makes the difference of a lifetime to New Zealand’s children. http://www.funrun.plunket.org.nz/
The event is running in Auckland, Tauranga, Wellington and Christchurch in April 2019.
- Auckland – Western Springs Sunday 7th April
- Tauranga - Historic Village Sunday 28th April
- Wellington - Rimutaka Rail Trail Upper Hutt Saturday 13th April
- Christchurch – North Hagley Park Saturday 6th April
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