Get outside with these great ideas created by Kiwi kids from across Aotearoa.
Learn how to plan and plant a garden to attract native birds.
Get involved in conserving our lizards by creating an inviting home for them in your garden.
Use our guide to identify common birds you might see in nature spaces, some urban areas or your own backyard.
Use our beginners’ guide to capture what you love most about nature and find fresh ways to experiment for the perfect shot.
Download and print our free star wheel and exploring the stars and constellations of the night sky above your home.
Help stop the spread of weeds in New Zealand. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a warrior in the War of Weeds!
Use your detective skills and help us track down pests like rats, stoats and mice. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a Pest Detective!
Build a home for wētā to protect them from being eaten by rats, stoats, cats and hedgehogs.
Birds and bugs such as spiders, moths, beetles, earthworms and stick insects like green backyards. They move in. Use our checklist to find out how 'green' your garden is.
Make some chew cards to find out what's living in your garden.
Easy, practical activities for getting outdoors with your family and spending time in nature while at home.
Take a quiz to find out how conservation friendly your cat is and read tips for improving your score.
An activity programme for kids to learn about nature and earn cool rewards.
Today's garden flowers can be tomorrow's weeds - you can help reduce the spread of invasive weeds from your garden.
Consider taking a first step towards protecting our marine family by combating plastic pollution.
Take a garden insect census to see if you have a good range of bugs and beetles in your backyard.
One of the best ways you can look after the native birds and lizards in your backyard is by protecting them from rats and mice.