Pollard Park, Blenheim

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#1 of 10 in Parks in Blenheim
Relax at Pollard Park, Blenheim's premier green space. With native rockery and extensive rose gardens, the park offers a peaceful place for a stroll in all seasons. The gardeners pay special attention to all of the senses, with a scented garden presenting a particularly enjoyable experience. Ample space is provided for barbecues, and a fitness trail offers a great way to work off some calories. The popular children's playground will keep the kids busy as you recline in the well-maintained gardens. Make Pollard Park a centerpiece of your Blenheim vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Blenheim vacation route planner.
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  • August 11, 2017
    Anytime of the year especially spring and summer is the best to visit for any occasion. Great place for families with young kids, big area to play games, play ground and a obstetrical course.  more »
  • July 29, 2017
    Pollard park was a lovely place for a quiet stroll. Picturesque and clean. We took many sweet photos here.  more »
  • July 13, 2017
    This is an excellent "green" space where one can relax and watch the world go by with the fountain playing in the background. It is maintained by our local District Council and the gardens are a real ...  more »
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  • September 8, 2017
    Great spot for families. Plenty to do from relaxing in the sun, playground for the kids, or walking the grounds enjoying the gardens. Also a fun fitness course.
  • September 3, 2017
    Beautiful grounds. The gardens are bright and vibrant. The playgrounds big and lots of areas to have a picnic.
  • August 19, 2017
    Good little place to sit back relax n enjoy the community gardens....great place for kids n family picnics
  • May 20, 2017
    Great place to rake the kids. Big play ground and plenty of gardens for relaxing walks or feeding ducks and eels.
  • April 21, 2017
    Nice, open and well laid out. Rose gardens to wander through, a playground for the children and a lovely meandering path beside a stream where you can walk and feed the local ducks and wildlife.

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