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Owairaka, Auckland Central

About Owairaka:

Owairaka is a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand, governed by the Auckland Council. The suburb is home to the world-renowned Owairaka Athletic Club, which is located at the historic Lovelock Track, which has set five world records.

According to the 2018 New Zealand census, Owairaka had a population of 5,268 people and 1,665 households.

Ōwairaka - Mt Albert Heritage Walks

This walk follows the Allen, Sadgrove, and Kerr Taylor farms, with a stop at the Kerr Taylor farmhouse 'Alberton.'

The walk describes the devastation of Ōwairaka due to quarrying. For cyclists who want to avoid the cone on the trail, there is a bike path along Mt Albert Road. Walkers may either surround the cone by road or follow the tracks. 

Local Schools

Owairaka District School is a contributing primary school, and Mount Albert Grammar School is the local state secondary school.

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