Located just 9 kilometres from the centre of Invercargill, Seaward Bush is a nature lover's paradise. This 2.6-kilometre loop trail offers a tranquil escape into the heart of Southland. With an average completion time of 31 minutes, it is considered an easy route suitable for runners and walkers of all ages, and dogs are welcome too. As you embark on this adventure, you'll discover a forest remnant that showcases a variety of native trees and shrubs, with picturesque tree ferns nestled amidst kamahi thickets. Seaward Bush is a testament to the region's natural beauty and serves as an educational "classroom" for visitors. So pack a picnic, take advantage of the ample car parking, and immerse yourself in the enchanting surroundings of Seaward Bush Reserve.