News: August 2014

Invercargill Estuary

Walking is modest

Jan 7, 2022, 2:31 PM

Walking is not just a slow way of getting from A to Z. It is about experiencing all the other letters in between.

Hokitika Gorge Walk

Access to Rivers

Jan 7, 2022, 9:00 AM

Riverbanks and riverbeds are often thought to be entirely publicly accessible and a term is frequently used as part of this expectation - the Queen’s Chain.

Opunake Walkway cow in paddock

Greeting the summer visitors

Jan 6, 2022, 9:04 AM

Summer can be a busy time for farm managers. Among the pressures they face are more people who may want permission to cross their land.

walking with masks COVID 19

Lockdown again

Aug 23, 2021, 12:18 PM

18 months ago, many of us did not know that walking was essential. But when everything else is locked away, walking with your bubble, with your whānau, with your dog, remains.

Eastern Okataina credit DOC

Access to New Zealand lakes

May 18, 2021, 4:31 PM

Recent research from Lakes380 has identified that 53% of lakes in New Zealand are considered difficult or legally impractical to access. 

E bike Waka Kotahi

E-bikes, push bikes or vehicles?

May 18, 2021, 3:32 PM

The rising popularity of e-bikes, e-scooters and other micromobility devices is creating challenges for people planning transport around New Zealand. 

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Map help is here

Apr 27, 2021, 2:07 PM

A helpful guide for users to familiarise themselves with our maps. Check out more information on our maps, layout, navigation, tools, login and GIS data.

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