Also known as Parnell Rose Garden, Nancy Stein Memorial Gardens, Pohutukawa area, Judges Bay, St Stephens Cemetery and Fred Ambler Lookout.. The park is a festival of colour and scent as some 5000 rose bushes grow there. The park is named after the popular and longest serving mayor who served Auckland for 18 years.. Dog exercise: Summer (Between Saturday of Labour Weekend and Easter Monday) Your dog is allowed under control off a leash when swimming or walking in the water before 9am or after 7pm. Keep your dog under control on a leash on areas of the beach not covered by water before 9am or after 7pm. Dogs are prohibited on beaches from 9am to 7pm and from safe swimming areas or lanes. Winter (Tuesday after Easter Monday until Friday before Labour Weekend) Your dog is allowed under control off a leash at all times when swimming or walking in the water (excluding safe swimming areas or lanes where dogs are prohibited). Your dog is allowed under control off a leash on areas of the beach not covered by water before 10am or after 4pm.