Otago Polytechnic student helping to maintain the penguin viewing area at Pilots Beach, Otago PeninsulaPHOTO: DOC
Get involved with DOC volunteer activities in your region.
A national overview of all the volunteer activities DOC has on offer.
View the most recent volunteer activities added to the website.
There are volunteer activities to suit a range of people, skills, and interests.
How to choose a suitable volunteer activity, and things you need to consider before you apply.
Volunteers play a vital role in conservation in New Zealand. Find ideas for how you can get involved.
Get involved with community conservation groups working with DOC around the country.
Read inspiring stories from all round the country and see what is possible with a bit of enthusiasm and dedication.
How to start, improve or evaluate a conservation project. Get information on guidelines and best practice.
Have an adventure on one of our summer programmes, or take part in a conservation awareness event.
Partners in Conservation is the easy way to find out how your business can engage with nature.