Introduction

Find businesses who can help you enjoy bird and wildlife watching in areas managed by DOC.

DOC Approved label.

This page lists businesses that have DOC's approval to operate in the areas it manages and can display the DOC Approved label.

What the DOC Approved label means to visitors
How to get DOC's approval for your business

For more information, email docapproved@doc.govt.nz



Northland

Kauri Coast Top 10 Holiday Park

Guided 2-hour evening and night walks in Trounson Kauri Park.

www.kauricoasttop10.co.nz

Places:  Trounson Kauri Park; Trounson Kauri Park Walk

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Auckland

Kiwi Wildlife Tours

Guided bird watching tours throughout New Zealand.

www.kiwi-wildlife.co.nz

Places:  Great Barrier Island Aotea; Marlborough Sounds; Rakiura National Park; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary)

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nature Quest New Zealand

Custom birding and natural history tours for individuals and groups throughout New Zealand. Private self-drive trips and special interest tours for overseas tour companies and conservation societies.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Bendigo; Catlins Highway; Fiordland National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kopuwai Conservation Area; Lake Alta Track; Lake Marian Track; Lake Rotoiti short walks; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Makarora Valley Track; Marlborough Sounds; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Pinnacles Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rob Roy Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Tautuku walks; Te Waikoropupu Springs; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary); Travers-Sabine Circuit; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Supporters of Tiritiri Matangi

Guided walks on Tiritiri Matangi Island.

www.tiritirimatangi.org.nz

Places:  Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary)

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Coromandel

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Waikato

Nature Quest New Zealand

Custom birding and natural history tours for individuals and groups throughout New Zealand. Private self-drive trips and special interest tours for overseas tour companies and conservation societies.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Bendigo; Catlins Highway; Fiordland National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kopuwai Conservation Area; Lake Alta Track; Lake Marian Track; Lake Rotoiti short walks; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Makarora Valley Track; Marlborough Sounds; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Pinnacles Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rob Roy Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Tautuku walks; Te Waikoropupu Springs; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary); Travers-Sabine Circuit; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Bay of Plenty

Gloworm Adventure Tours

Glow worm night tours in Karangahake Scenic Reserve and Kaimai Mamaku Conservation Park.

+64 7 862 8306

Places:  Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park; Karangahake Gorge; Karangahake Windows Walk

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kuaka New Zealand

Commercial volunteer programme specialising in environmental and cultural field studies in the Tauranga area.

www.kuaka.co.nz

Places:  Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided activities; Historic sites

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Hawke's Bay

Gannet Beach Adventures

Guided tours to Cape Kidnappers mainland gannet colony, Hawke's Bay.

www.gannets.com

Places:  Cape Kidnappers Gannet Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wairarapa

Nature Quest New Zealand

Custom birding and natural history tours for individuals and groups throughout New Zealand. Private self-drive trips and special interest tours for overseas tour companies and conservation societies.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Bendigo; Catlins Highway; Fiordland National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kopuwai Conservation Area; Lake Alta Track; Lake Marian Track; Lake Rotoiti short walks; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Makarora Valley Track; Marlborough Sounds; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Pinnacles Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rob Roy Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Tautuku walks; Te Waikoropupu Springs; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary); Travers-Sabine Circuit; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wellington/Kapiti

Kapiti Explorer & Marine Charter

Transport to and guided walks on Kapiti Island.

www.kapitiexplorer.nz/

Places:  Kapiti Island Nature Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

Kapiti Island Nature Tours

Transport to and guided walks on Kapiti Island, overnight kiwi spotting tours and lodge accommodation.

www.kapitiisland.com

Places:  Kapiti Island Nature Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours; Transport

Chatham Islands

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nelson/Tasman

Farewell Spit Eco Tours

Guided 4WD tours of Farewell Spit Nature Reserve, including visits to the Gannet colony and Puponga Farm Park.

www.farewellspit.com

Places:  Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park; Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park tramping tracks; Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Abel Tasman Charters

Scenic boat cruises and special boat charters in Abel Tasman National Park.

www.abeltasmancharters.co.nz

Places:  Abel Tasman Coast Track; Abel Tasman National Park; Tonga Island Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle

Charter boat trips and water taxi service in the Abel Tasman National Park.

www.abeltasmanseashuttles.co.nz

Places:  Abel Tasman Coast Track; Abel Tasman National Park; Tonga Island Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

Nature Quest New Zealand

Custom birding and natural history tours for individuals and groups throughout New Zealand. Private self-drive trips and special interest tours for overseas tour companies and conservation societies.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Bendigo; Catlins Highway; Fiordland National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kopuwai Conservation Area; Lake Alta Track; Lake Marian Track; Lake Rotoiti short walks; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Makarora Valley Track; Marlborough Sounds; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Pinnacles Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rob Roy Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Tautuku walks; Te Waikoropupu Springs; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary); Travers-Sabine Circuit; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Driftwood Eco-Tours

Guided day walks and canoeing/ kayaking in Nelson, Marlborough, Wairau Lagoons Wetland Management Reserve, personally guided multiday day tours of Farewell Spit and D'Urville Island.

www.driftwoodecotours.co.nz

Places:  Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park; Marfells Beach/Cape Campbell Route; Molesworth Station tramping tracks; Rainbow Road/Upper Wairau Valley; Wairau Lagoons Walkway

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Historic sites; Kayaking and canoeing; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Marlborough

Seal Swim Kaikoura

Guided boat and land-based seal swimming and viewing trips in Kaikoura.

www.sealswimkaikoura.co.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nature Quest New Zealand

Custom birding and natural history tours for individuals and groups throughout New Zealand. Private self-drive trips and special interest tours for overseas tour companies and conservation societies.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Bendigo; Catlins Highway; Fiordland National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kopuwai Conservation Area; Lake Alta Track; Lake Marian Track; Lake Rotoiti short walks; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Makarora Valley Track; Marlborough Sounds; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Pinnacles Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rob Roy Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Tautuku walks; Te Waikoropupu Springs; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary); Travers-Sabine Circuit; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kaikoura Kayaks

Guided half day sea kayaking tours to view seals and dolphins.

www.kaikourakayaks.co.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Dolphin swimming and watching; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kaikoura Allsports

Viewing and swimming with seals along the Kaikoura coast.

baxter100@xtra.co.nz or 021 227 6487

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Driftwood Eco-Tours

Guided day walks and canoeing/ kayaking in Nelson, Marlborough, Wairau Lagoons Wetland Management Reserve, personally guided multiday day tours of Farewell Spit and D'Urville Island.

www.driftwoodecotours.co.nz

Places:  Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park; Marfells Beach/Cape Campbell Route; Molesworth Station tramping tracks; Rainbow Road/Upper Wairau Valley; Wairau Lagoons Walkway

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Historic sites; Kayaking and canoeing; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kaikoura Marine Tours

Guided 2.5 hour boat tours to view seals and seabirds, and fishing in Kaikoura.

www.kaikouramarinetours.co.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Cougar Line

Water taxi transport and cruises in Queen Charlotte Sound.

www.cougarline.co.nz

Places:  Marlborough Sounds; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating

Services:  Transport

Kiwi Wildlife Tours

Guided bird watching tours throughout New Zealand.

www.kiwi-wildlife.co.nz

Places:  Great Barrier Island Aotea; Marlborough Sounds; Rakiura National Park; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary)

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Croucher Enterprises

Seal watching on Kaikoura Peninsula.

+64 3 319 7475

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

French Pass Sea Safaris & Beachfront Villas

See and swim with dolphins and seals in the Marlborough Sounds.

www.seasafaris.co.nz

Places:  Marlborough Sounds

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Dolphin swimming and watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Dolphin Watch Ecotours

Wildlife cruises, guided walks and swimming with dolphins in the Marlborough Sounds.

www.naturetours.co.nz

Places:  Marlborough Sounds; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Dolphin swimming and watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours; Whale watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Topspot Backpackers

Shore-based swimming and watching seals at Kaikoura Peninsula.

+64 3 319 5540

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Swimming

Services:  Guided activities and tours

West Coast

White Heron Sanctuary Tours

Short minibus ride, guided jet boat tours, and short boardwalk to view white heron and other birdlife in the Waitangi Roto Nature Reserve.

www.whiteherontours.co.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

West Coast Wildlife Centre

Wildlife Centre on the West Coast.

www.wildkiwi.co.nz

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours

Okarito Kiwi Tours

Guided 3-5 hour evening/night tours to view kiwi (the Rowi or Okarito brown kiwi) and other wildlife in the Okarito area.

www.okaritokiwitours.co.nz

Places:  Okarito Lagoon; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wilderness Lodge Arthurs Pass

Guided walks and kayak trips to explore the Waimakariri Basin alpine flowers, forests, birdlife and geology.

www.wildernesslodge.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Cave Stream tracks and cave walk; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Korowai/Torlesse Tussocklands Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours

Glacier Laketours eco-cruises

1.5 hour guided boat tours and fishing charters on Lake Mapourika,north of Franz Joseph Glacier.

Email: ikhartshorne@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Fishing; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Mountain Beech NZ Limited

Guided walks, including walks for ornithology and photography, at various locations across the South Island.

www.wlnz.co.nz 
www.mtag.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Arthur's Pass National Park; Greenstone and Caples tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lindis area; Mahinapua Scenic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Alfred; Mount Aspiring National Park; Okarito Lagoon; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided activities; Guided walks; Picnicking; Specialist activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Paramata Lodge

Guided short and day walks, and guided canoeing trips in the Franz Josef and Hokitika areas.

www.paramatalodge.co.nz

Places:  Mahinapua Scenic Reserve; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Discovery Adventures and The Wild West Adventure Company

Guided half day adventures on the West Coast and multi- day tours around the South Island.

www.fun-nz.com

Places:  Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Fox Glacier area; Lake Matheson Walk; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Hurunui swingbridge tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Caving; Four wheel driving; Guided walks; Historic sites; Kayaking and canoeing; Mountain biking and cycling; Rafting; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Canterbury

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wilderness Lodge Lake Moeraki

Guided walks and kayak trips to explore the South Westland rainforest, lakes, rivers, wetlands, Tasman seacoast, forests, birdlife and geology.

www.wildernesslodge.co.nz

Places:  Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Moeraki Valley; Moeraki Valley Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Discovery Adventures and The Wild West Adventure Company

Guided half day adventures on the West Coast and multi- day tours around the South Island.

www.fun-nz.com

Places:  Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Fox Glacier area; Lake Matheson Walk; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Hurunui swingbridge tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Caving; Four wheel driving; Guided walks; Historic sites; Kayaking and canoeing; Mountain biking and cycling; Rafting; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nature Quest New Zealand

Custom birding and natural history tours for individuals and groups throughout New Zealand. Private self-drive trips and special interest tours for overseas tour companies and conservation societies.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Bendigo; Catlins Highway; Fiordland National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kopuwai Conservation Area; Lake Alta Track; Lake Marian Track; Lake Rotoiti short walks; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Makarora Valley Track; Marlborough Sounds; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Pinnacles Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rob Roy Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Tautuku walks; Te Waikoropupu Springs; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary); Travers-Sabine Circuit; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

LeLievre, P F

2 - 2.5 hour tours to view seals inlcuding coach trip to seal colony at Akaroa.

www.sealtours.co.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Pohatu Penguins

Guided vehicle day and evening tours, sea kayak tours, and walks to view penguins at Pohatu, Banks Peninsula.

www.pohatu.co.nz

Places:  Banks Peninsula reserves; Pohatu Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Four wheel driving; Kayaking and canoeing; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Akaroa Dolphins

Viewing and swimming with Hector's dolphins, and other wildlife in Akaroa Harbour.

http://www.akaroadolphins.co.nz/

Places:  Akaroa Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Dolphin swimming and watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Tussock and Beech Ecotours

Guided nature tours in the Southern Alps.

www.nature.net.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Banks Peninsula reserves; Banks Peninsula walking tracks; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Cave Stream tracks and cave walk; Hakatere Conservation Area (Barrosa); Hakatere Conservation Area tracks; Hakatere Conservation Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Mt Hutt Forest - Pudding Hill Stream Route; Mt Hutt Forest Conservation Area; Mt Hutt Forest short walks; Mt Hutt Forest walking tracks; Mt Somers Conservation Area; Mt Somers easy tramping tracks; Mt Somers tramping tracks; Mt Somers walking tracks; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park easy access tracks; Peel Forest Park routes; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Tasman Valley walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Coast Up Close

Explore Banks Peninsula in a classic Kauri launch on a boat cruise that takes you outside Akaroa Harbour.

http://www.coastupclose.co.nz

Places:  Akaroa Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Mountain Beech NZ Limited

Guided walks, including walks for ornithology and photography, at various locations across the South Island.

www.wlnz.co.nz 
www.mtag.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Arthur's Pass National Park; Greenstone and Caples tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lindis area; Mahinapua Scenic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Alfred; Mount Aspiring National Park; Okarito Lagoon; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided activities; Guided walks; Picnicking; Specialist activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

FOX II Sailing Adventures

Sail on New Zealand’s oldest gaffed rigged ketch and view the wildlife of Akaroa Harbour.

http://www.akaroafoxsail.co.nz/

Places:  Akaroa Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Otago

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Orokonui Ecosanctuary

Guided nature walks in the Orokonui Reserve, Coastal Otago. There is a café, souviner shop and venue hire available as well as school holiday programmes.

www.orokonui.org.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Nature Quest New Zealand

Custom birding and natural history tours for individuals and groups throughout New Zealand. Private self-drive trips and special interest tours for overseas tour companies and conservation societies.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Bendigo; Catlins Highway; Fiordland National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kopuwai Conservation Area; Lake Alta Track; Lake Marian Track; Lake Rotoiti short walks; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Makarora Valley Track; Marlborough Sounds; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; Pinnacles Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound tramping tracks; Queen Charlotte Sound walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rob Roy Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Tautuku walks; Te Waikoropupu Springs; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary); Travers-Sabine Circuit; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nature Guides Otago

Regular guided wildlife tours on the Otago Peninsula. Nature tours to other conservation areas may be available on request.

www.natureguidesotago.co.nz

Places:  Aramoana Boardwalk; Catlins Highway; Catlins Waterfalls; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Moeraki Boulders; Nugget Point/Tokata; Otago Peninsula walks; Tautuku walks; Walks around Papatowai

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Elm Wildlife Tours

Guided tours in Otago Peninsula, Tairoa Headland and the Catlins.

www.elmwildlifetours.co.nz

Places:  Cathedral Caves Walk; Catlins Highway; Catlins River Walk; Catlins Waterfalls; Jacks Blowhole Track; Nugget Point/Tokata; Otago Peninsula walks; Tautuku walks; Tunnel Beach Track; Walks around Papatowai

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Discovery Adventures and The Wild West Adventure Company

Guided half day adventures on the West Coast and multi- day tours around the South Island.

www.fun-nz.com

Places:  Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Fox Glacier area; Lake Matheson Walk; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Hurunui swingbridge tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Caving; Four wheel driving; Guided walks; Historic sites; Kayaking and canoeing; Mountain biking and cycling; Rafting; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand

Bungy jumping off the Historic Kawarau Bridge over the Kawarau River.

www.bungy.co.nz

Places:  Skippers; Skippers area short walks

Activities:  Adventure activities; Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Camping; Caving; Child/family friendly activities; Climbing; Diving and snorkelling; Dog walking; Dolphin swimming and watching; Fishing; Four wheel driving; Guided activities; Guided walks; Historic sites; Horse riding; Hot pools; Hunting; Kayaking and canoeing; Mountain biking; Paragliding and hang gliding; Quad and trail biking; Rafting; Scenic and nature tours; Scenic driving; Scenic flights; Skiing and ski touring; Specialist activities; Surfing; Swimming; Walking and tramping; Whale watching

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours

Nugget Point Catlins Tours

Guided walks in the Catlins and Nugget Point.

www.catlins.co.nz

Places:  Catlins Highway; Catlins River Walk; Catlins Waterfalls; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Jacks Blowhole Track; Nugget Point/Tokata; Tautuku walks; Tunnel Beach Track; Walks around Papatowai

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

4 Nature Tours

Half and full day guided walking and wildlife/bird watching tours in eastern Otago; Rock and Pillar, Boulder Beach and Trotters Gorge Conservation Areas, Moeraki Boulders Scenic Reserve, Hawksbury Lagoon Wildlife Refuge, Orokonui Scenic Reserve, Aramoana Ecological Area, Sandymount Recreation Reserve, Tomahawk Lagoon Wildlife Management Reserve.

www.4nature.co.nz

Places:  Moeraki Boulders

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Mountain Beech NZ Limited

Guided walks, including walks for ornithology and photography, at various locations across the South Island.

www.wlnz.co.nz 
www.mtag.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Arthur's Pass National Park; Greenstone and Caples tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Kahurangi National Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lindis area; Mahinapua Scenic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Mount Alfred; Mount Aspiring National Park; Okarito Lagoon; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided activities; Guided walks; Picnicking; Specialist activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Back to Nature Tours

Guided wildlife tours of Dunedin and the South Island.

www.backtonaturetours.co.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland

Mabel Bay Milling

Marine mammal watching in Fiordland National Park.

+ 64 3 7687561

Places:  Fiordland National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Whale watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Real Journeys

Boat cruises in Milford and Doubtful Sound, boat and coach transport, guided walks for Te Anau Glowworm caves, Milford Track and Stewart Island and guided kayaking; Fiordland and Rakiura National Parks, Ulva Island.

www.realjourneys.co.nz

Places:  Dusky Track; Fiordland National Park; Kepler Track; Lake Manapouri; Lake Monowai/ Borland Road; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Milford Track; Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Southland

Rakiura Charters

Water taxi services up the Freshwater River to Freshwater Landing, and guided bird/wildlife boat tours around Stewart Island.

www.rakiuracharters.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Stewart Island/Rakiura

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

Quark Expeditions

Subantarctic boat trips and guided day walks, Subantarctic Islands.

www.quarkexpeditions.com

Places:  Subantarctic islands

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Ulva's Guided Walks

Guided nature tours on Ulva and Stewart Islands. Full day forest and pelagic birding specialty trips with evening kiwi spotting.

www.ulva.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kiwi Wildlife Tours

Guided bird watching tours throughout New Zealand.

www.kiwi-wildlife.co.nz

Places:  Great Barrier Island Aotea; Marlborough Sounds; Rakiura National Park; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Tiritiri Matangi Scientific Reserve (Open Sanctuary)

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland Expeditions

Overnight boat cruises or charters in Doubtful Sound, Fiordland National Park.

http://fiordlandexpeditions.co.nz/

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Lake Manapouri

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Elm Wildlife Tours

Guided tours in Otago Peninsula, Tairoa Headland and the Catlins.

www.elmwildlifetours.co.nz

Places:  Cathedral Caves Walk; Catlins Highway; Catlins River Walk; Catlins Waterfalls; Jacks Blowhole Track; Nugget Point/Tokata; Otago Peninsula walks; Tautuku walks; Tunnel Beach Track; Walks around Papatowai

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nature Guides Otago

Regular guided wildlife tours on the Otago Peninsula. Nature tours to other conservation areas may be available on request.

www.natureguidesotago.co.nz

Places:  Aramoana Boardwalk; Catlins Highway; Catlins Waterfalls; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Moeraki Boulders; Nugget Point/Tokata; Otago Peninsula walks; Tautuku walks; Walks around Papatowai

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Aihe Eco Charters & Water Taxi

Water taxi service, small boat cruises, pelagic bird and marine mammal watching aboard Aihi, with its all round viewing. Local knowledge of Stewart Island, Ulva Island and Rakiura National Park.

www.aihe.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island/Te Wharawhara Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

Stewart Island Experience

Guided walks and boat cruises in Paterson Inlet, Rakiura National Park, Ulva Island, Stewart Island.

www.stewartislandexperience.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Stewart Island Water Taxi

Water taxi and guided walks on Ulva Island, Rakiura National Park, Stewart Island.

www.portofcall.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

Nugget Point Catlins Tours

Guided walks in the Catlins and Nugget Point.

www.catlins.co.nz

Places:  Catlins Highway; Catlins River Walk; Catlins Waterfalls; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Jacks Blowhole Track; Nugget Point/Tokata; Tautuku walks; Tunnel Beach Track; Walks around Papatowai

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Aurora Charters

Water transport, pelagic seabird tours, private charters, guided walks and marine mammal viewing around Stewart Island, Rakiura National Park and Ulva Island.

www.auroracharters.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Ulva Island/Te Wharawhara Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Ruggedy Range Wilderness Experience

Guided walks, bird watching (including pelagic birds, kiwi spotting), sea kayaking, small boat cruises, scenic road tours, water taxi and shuttle service to/from tracks. Local knowledge of Stewart Island, Ulva Island and Rakiura National Park.

www.ruggedyrange.com

Places:  North West Circuit Stewart Island/Rakiura; Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Ulva Island/Te Wharawhara Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Awarua Wetlands; Boundary Stream Mainland Island; Boundary Stream Walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Catlins Highway; Coromandel Peninsula; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay; Fiordland National Park; Hapupu Reserve Walk; Henga Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Moeraki Boulders; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nikau Bush Conservation Area; Nikau Bush Walk; Nugget Point/Tokata; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora short walks; Pureora tramping tracks; Pureora walking tracks; Rakiura National Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks; Wairau Lagoons Walkway; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Elwing Discoveries

Guided walks around Ulva Island, Rakiura National Park, Stewart Island.

www.elwing.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Bravo Adventure Cruises

Kiwi spotting and boat transport/charters in Rakiura National Park, Stewart Island.

www.kiwispotting.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Southern Limits 2008

Guided bird and wildlife walk and boat tours, fishing and hunting boat charters in Ulva Island, Rakiura National Park and Stewart Island.

www.southernlimits.co.nz

Places:  Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Guided walks; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Real Journeys

Boat cruises in Milford and Doubtful Sound, boat and coach transport, guided walks for Te Anau Glowworm caves, Milford Track and Stewart Island and guided kayaking; Fiordland and Rakiura National Parks, Ulva Island.

www.realjourneys.co.nz

Places:  Dusky Track; Fiordland National Park; Kepler Track; Lake Manapouri; Lake Monowai/ Borland Road; Milford Road/Milford Sound; Milford Track; Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Stewart Island/Rakiura; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary; Ulva Island walking tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Transport

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