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Whangamomona Road Closure

Apr 20, 2017 Between 1 May and Labour weekend. Read more

Draft Wellington Conservation Management Strategy consultation

Mar 20, 2017 You're invited to make a submission on the draft Wellington Conservation Management Strategy (CMS). This is an opportunity for you to influence how the Wellington CMS region is managed over the next 10 years. Submissions close Tuesday 4 April 2017. Read more

Maratoto opens for summer

Dec 22, 2016 Maintenance has been done on the 4WD track at Maratoto Read more

Kaimai-Mamaku-Recreation-Strategy-Survey

Nov 12, 2016 The Department of Conservation is developing a five-year Recreation Strategy for the Conservation Park Read more

New Walking Access Mapping System now live

Jul 08, 2016 The New Zealand Walking Access Commission has launched an improved version of its free nationwide Walking Access Mapping System to make it even easier for people to identify public access in the outdoors. Read more

Tongariro Whanganui Taranaki Conservancy, and how you can get involved.

Mar 10, 2016 Find out about the process towards a new conservation management strategy in Tongariro Whanganui Taranaki Conservancy, and how you can get involved. Read more

DoC advise 42 Traverse opening from 11 Jan 2016

Jan 08, 2016 DoC statement on opening of 42 Traverse Read more

42 Traverse closes early

Apr 12, 2017 A section of the 42 Traverse track in Tongariro Forest has collapsed due to rain Read more

News from the New Zealand Walking Access Commission

Feb 03, 2017 "There’s a growing hunger for new access to the outdoors, and trail developers are heeding the call." Read more

42 Traverse opens on 1 December for 4x4 use.

Nov 30, 2016 DoC advise that the 42 Traverse bollards have been removed. Read more

Canterbury (Waitaha), Otago and Southland Murihiku Conservation Management Strategies (CMS)

Sep 01, 2016 The Canterbury (Waitaha), Otago and Southland Murihiku Conservation Management Strategies (CMS) have been approved by the New Zealand Conservation Authority and are operative on 1 September 2016. Read more

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park Management Plan

Jun 22, 2016 A Draft Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park Management Plan has been prepared by DOC in consultation with the Trustees of Te Runanga o Ngāti Whare and the Bay of Plenty Conservation Board. Read more

Early closure of 42 Traverse

Mar 02, 2016 DoC have advised that due to overgrowth and associated issues, 4WD access is to close early. Read more

DoC concerns over illegal use of a central North Island area, once known as SF70

Dec 03, 2015 "The department is currently losing the battle to protect the ecosystem from the impacts of public activity' Read more


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