Preparing for the trip ahead
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In Aotearoa New Zealand we all have a shared responsibility to look after this awesome place. Watch a video to see how you can care for it the Kiwi way.
Contact your nearest DOC visitor centre for the latest information and our best tips for your visit to New Zealand's conservation areas.
Choose a track to match your skills, fitness and the experience you want.
Find out where pesticides are being used in DOC regions and decide where and where not to go.
Get advice on how to prevent wildfires. Call 111 if you start or see a wildfire.