September - February each year
The campsites are located around the Wairarapa area and are managed by tthe DOC Masterton office.
- Campsite ticket compliance and recording
- Cleaning of the facilities
- Providing information to visitors
What to expect
Waiohine Gorge campsite
Skills and experience required: It is desirable that volunteers have a good knowledge of the outdoors and Wairarapa area. You must have good people skills, and knowledge of VHF radio would be advantageous
Background checks and references may be required
Safety procedures: Approved volunteers must comply with the Department of Conservation Health and Safety Policy, and arrive prepared with appropriate amounts of food and warm/water proof clothing.
Orientation: Volunteers who are accepted will be required to attend an orientation briefing.
Accommodation: You need to provide your own. Holiday camper or tents are suitable.
How to apply
To apply complete the online registration form for individuals.