Travis Wetland covers 116 hectares of previously farmed and drained natural wetland. Purchased by the Christchurch City Council in 1996, it is now managed as a Nature Heritage Park.
Travis Wetland is located at 280 Beach Rd, Burwood.
The main car park and access point for Travis Wetland is at the end of Beach Road. There is also a car park on Mairehau Road
Beach Road gates are open from 8am to 8pm.
To protect bird life, dogs are prohibited from being anywhere in Travis Wetland.
There is an information kiosk and the nearby education centre provides a laboratory, educational facility and meeting space for groups.
Travis Wetland offers easy walkways that are wheelchair and pushchair accessible in dry weather conditions.
There are public toilets near the main car park.