News: January 2019

Celia Wade Brown Rewa Bush kahikatea

Celia Wade-Brown the outdoor adventurer

Apr 22, 2022, 8:41 AM

Celia Wade-Brown is best known as the former mayor of Wellington. But she is also an adventurer, walking Te Araroa, cycling then Tour Aotearoa and kayaking around parts of NZ.

Luke Alexander web

Luke Alexander's new lease on life

Mar 31, 2022, 2:57 PM

Cape Foulwind local, Luke faces challenges that have forced him to rely on neighbours, family and friends to get around. But all that has changed with an e-Bike.

Phil Culling on a bike

One less car, many more bikes

Feb 24, 2022, 2:30 PM

We’re only a small team of 24 people, but we’re committed to active and public transport. All our Wellington staff walk, ride or use public transport for their commute.

Suky media release

Outdoor access needs women

Jan 25, 2022, 4:17 PM

The Commission is proud to recognise the wāhine that have made a significant impact in accessing the outdoors in New Zealand.

Dont go missing article

Don’t go missing, go hiking

Dec 17, 2021, 10:38 AM

The outdoors can be dangerous. There can be anything from steep cliffs to weather changes to a surprise leg cramp. It's important to be prepared for anything.

Mickael GOMES 03 Tararua Range

Te Araroa turns ten

Dec 8, 2021, 2:29 PM

New Zealand’s walk of a lifetime turns 10 this week. And for its birthday it wants to lead more people into the wild.

Wairoa Stream Track v2

More to explore in Kerikeri

Oct 22, 2021, 10:34 AM

More public access in Kerikeri means Te Tahawai Stream Track can lead all the way to Waianiwaniwa (Rainbow Falls).

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