Australasian crested grebe/pūteketeke and chick
Image: John Reid | ©
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We share the responsibility to look after the species that make this place unique – join us by observing the following guidance.
Remember to leave nature how you found it – keeping our country litter free is what we do. Always be prepared to carry your litter. There are no bins in the bush.
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The deadline is coming up for the public to provide feedback on the draft Aoraki/Mount Cook and Westland Tai Poutini national park management plans.
Waitangi the tītī/Cook’s petrel has returned to his nesting site at Poutiri Ao ō Tāne for a second year, and this time has brought friends with him.
A red billed gull had to be euthanised after being caught on a fishing line and hook at Cathedral Cove today.
The administration and routine maintenance of Maungauika/North Head Historic Reserve will transfer from DOC to the Tūpuna Maunga Authority on Friday 18 January 2019.More