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Places to stay

From budget to luxury accommodation, Oban village offers a range of options to visitors – a hotel, motels, bed and breakfasts, self-catering houses, and backpackers with facilities for camping. For options, visit the Stewart Island promotions website.

Within Rakiura National Park, you can stay at a number of DOC managed huts and campsites. These include the Great Walk huts at Port William and North Arm, about 4 hours tramp from Oban and Great Walk campsites at Port William, Maori Beach and above North Arm Hut.


 

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Weather

Maps

DOC maps: Discover the outdoors - DOC's key places, campsites, tracks and huts, and visitor centres on a map

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Check, Clean, Dry between waterways and stop the spread of didymo.

Walking track categories

Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Alerts for Rakiura National Park

Contacts

Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 3 219 0009
Address:   15 Main Road
Stewart Island
Email:   stewartisland@doc.govt.nz
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Murihiku / Invercargill Office
Phone:      +64 3 211 2400
Email:   invercargill@doc.govt.nz
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