News: December 2018
Below is a list of the latest news from the Walking Access Commission Ara Hikoi Aotearoa. If you have a media or communications query contact Stephen Day, our Communications Manager | Kaiwhakahaere Whakapā on 04 815 8517 or email@example.com
Building a trail to our future
Tracks and trails are New Zealand’s most prominent and successful links between the environment, recreation and tourism.
Find your next adventure this summer
Working for one of the smallest Crown entities means my colleagues around the country number less than 25, but we still take our responsibilities seriously.
Marahau and Back
Top Outdoor Spot competition winner Mia used her prize to take her Birchwood School class to Marahau. Here is her report on how the trip went.
Competition - what's your favourite track for the year? Here's my top five
Be in to win great outdoor goodies by sending us your favourite walk, cycle or horse-ride of the past year. Entries close 28 February 2019.
Farewell to a big year
Chief executive Ric Cullinane wishes all the very best to you and yours over Christmas and New Year. Hopefully, you get time to share with your friends and family.
Rogaine organiser Grant Hunter discusses public access on private farms
Podcast: Grant Hunter has been organising rogaines on Canterbury farms for twenty years. In this podcast he talks about his experiences gaining access to farms.
Private rural land, recreational access, and managing risk - lessons from recreational rogaining
Grant Hunter shares his perspectives on accessing private rural land, based on his 20 years of organising rogaine events.