News: June 2013
Below is a list of our latest kawepūrongo . If you have a media or communications query, contact Stephen Day, our Communications Manager | Kaiwhakahaere Whakapā on 04 815 8517 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Improved GPS accuracy for Pocket Maps users
A state-of-the-art satellite positioning system based in Southland means most people using PocketMaps can be much more certain of their location.
Don’t sacrifice public access to private property walls
Public access to the water should not be squeezed out by private landowners barricading their property from rising waters.
Outdoor agencies join efforts to improve walkers’ experience
Two national outdoor recreation organisations have joined forces to offer walkers and hikers a quality planning and preparation experience using Plan My Walk.
Jan Finlayson is an Outdoor Access Champion
She’s the force behind Federated Mountain Club’s Same as SH1 campaign, and her outdoor access advocacy spans over a decade.
We're changing our name
Trails aren’t just for walkers, they’re for all of us – and so is Herenga ā Nuku Aotearoa.
Banks Peninsula trail blazer recognised with award
Walkers and cyclists can enjoy more of Banks Peninsula, thanks in great part to Suky Thompson’s leadership.
Maps take award-winning Kiwi across the world
Two young New Zealand mapmakers will receive a global award for developing new mapping applications that help people access the outdoors.
GIS system update
We have a planned outage to our mapping systems today (22 February) from 9am - 9pm.
Outdoor access needs women
The Commission is proud to recognise the wāhine that have made a significant impact in accessing the outdoors in New Zealand.