The New Zealand Walking Access Commission

Our vision: Journeys across the land and to our special places | Te mauri o te hīkoi

Working with communities to create and tend tracks and trails, resolve disputes and care for our land and the people who live, work and play on it. Building a legacy of public access to the outdoors for everyone in New Zealand, from walkers to mountain bikers, anglers to horse riders, landholders to trail runners and beyond.

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Latest News

COVID-19 and the outdoors

What NZWAC is doingPlease note all Walking Access Commission staff are working from home during the COVID-19 outbreak and will be strictly adhering to the Government guidance and rules available...

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Our Maps

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We have the maps you need to find tracks, trails, public access areas, hunting and fishing spots and property information.

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