Introduction

Find businesses that are DOC-approved to provide activities and services in conservation areas in the Chatham Islands.

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

List these providers by service:

Transport

Kapiti Heliworx Limited

Helicopter landings to designated landing sites within the Tararua and Remutaka Forest Parks for scenic flights and transport of fishers and trampers.

Website: kapitiheliworx.co.nz

Places:  Remutaka Forest Park; Tararua Forest Park

Activities:  Fishing; Walking and tramping

Services:  Transport

Bus and Coach Association New Zealand

Charter bus services to carparks at conservation areas around New Zealand.

https://www.busandcoach.co.nz/

Services:  Transport

Accommodation

Mt Robert Foundation

Accommodation on Mount Robert, Nelson Lakes National Park, as part of club membership.

www.mtrobert.org.nz

Places:  Nelson Lakes National Park

Services:  Accommodation

Guided activities and tours

Awarakau Farmstays

Guided walking tours of the Chatham Islands.

www.awarakaufarmstays.co.nz/

Places:  Hāpūpū/J.M. Barker Historic Reserve; Hāpūpū/J.M. Barker Historic Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Henga Scenic Reserve Walk; Manauea/Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Manauea/Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve Walk; Nīkau Bush Conservation Area; Nīkau Bush Conservation Area Walk; Thomas Mohi Tuuta (Rangaika) Scenic Reserve; Thomas Mohi Tuuta (Rangaika) Scenic Reserve Walk; Tikitiki Scenic Stroll

Activities:  Walking and tramping

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 half-day walks ; Arthur's Pass National Park; Awarua-Waituna Wetlands; Boundary Stream area; Boundary Stream walks; Bridle Track; Cathedral Cove Walk; Fiordland National Park; Glory Cove Scenic Reserve; Hāpūpū/J.M. Barker Historic Reserve; Hāpūpū/J.M. Barker Historic Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Henga Scenic Reserve Walk; Hollyford Track; Manauea/Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve Walk; Milford Road/Milford Sound area; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nīkau Bush Conservation Area; Nīkau Bush Conservation Area Walk; Pureora Forest Park; Pureora Forest Park tramping tracks; Rakiura National Park; St James Conservation Area; St James Walkway; Tautuku walks; Ulva Island/Te Wharawhara walking tracks; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Hotel Chathams

Guided walks on Chatham Islands.

www.hotelchatham.co.nz

Places:  Hāpūpū/J.M. Barker Historic Reserve; Hāpūpū/J.M. Barker Historic Reserve Walk; Henga Scenic Reserve; Henga Scenic Reserve Walk; Manauea/Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve; Manauea/Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve Walk; Nīkau Bush Conservation Area; Nīkau Bush Conservation Area Walk; Thomas Mohi Tuuta (Rangaika) Scenic Reserve; Thomas Mohi Tuuta (Rangaika) Scenic Reserve Walk; Tikitiki Scenic Stroll

Activities:  Walking and tramping

Services:  Guided activities and tours

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