A member of the public has stumbled across a body at the Orakei Domain on Auckland's Tamaki Dr.
The body was discovered in a dense patch of bush in the Okahu Bay reserve at about 10:30am on Saturday.
Police are working to determine details about the cause of death.
They are also establishing the gender and identity of the person. They say that will take time as the body is in an "advanced state" of decomposition.Newshub.