News: May 2022
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 email@example.com
A vision for rebuilding trails and outdoor access
As storm frequency and intensity increases, Herenga ā Nuku Aotearoa, the Outdoor Access Commission, envisions a way to build back better.
4 ways to get more from the roar with public access maps
Hunters, get more from your missions. Check out these simple ways to use Herenga ā Nuku online maps and the Pocket Maps app to get more from the roar this year.
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.
Horse access to Kennedy’s Bush Track
Horse riders now have access along Kennedy’s Bush Track, thanks to some compelling advocacy by public access campaigner Peter Hurst.
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.
Walkway easements clear path for Kawatiri Coastal Trail
Buller is celebrating the Kawatiri Coastal Trail reaching its halfway mark. The Charleston — Westport Coastal Trail Trust opened the first 22km of the trail
Cyclone Gabrielle: possible track damage
Take care in the wake of Cyclone Gabrielle. Do not put pressure on our emergency services by walking on tracks that are closed.
New Mahia walkway celebrates the return of fish to awa
"We have retired over 150ha and planted over 250,000 trees. We have received international awards. But until we built the walkway, we could not share it with anybody."
7 km of new fishing at Rangitata
Keen anglers have 7 km of new fishing opportunities on the Rangitata River. Thanks to a new stretch of public access along the river, salmon are more accessible.