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That shot is of a glorified traffic island officially called Te Aro Park but locally known as pigeon park. It's where 'vagrants' hang out and lots of fights and stuff happen there on the weekends. It's also a popular spot to rest for shoppers on sunny days. The photo is taken from my ex's apartment window and he has had hours of entertainment watching many forms of human activity taking place there!