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Date: 15 December 2017The reclusive rock wren/tuke is on the rise in Kahurangi National Park due to our predator control programme, recent monitoring confirms.
Date: 01 December 2017Campers and outdoor enthusiasts are urged to be fire wise this summer as warm, dry weather persists in the south.
Date: 09 November 2017A formal complaint has been made against a group of jet boaters at Lake Alabaster Hut on the Hollyford Track.
Date: 08 November 2017A section of the Routeburn Track is closed 8 and 9 November due to heavy spring snow.
Date: 25 October 2017Reported sightings of one-legged weka in areas of Fiordland National Park have prompted concerns about incorrect, and illegal, possum trapping.
Date: 10 October 2017100 mohua have been translocated from Anchor Island in Dusky Sound to the Eglinton Valley.
Date: 22 September 2017DOC has appointed Aaron Fleming to the role of Operations Director for Southern South Island.
Date: 01 September 2017The upcoming takahē breeding season is more secure than ever thanks to two new purpose-built enclosures.
Date: 01 September 2017We are asking all boat owners and operators in Fiordland to be predator-aware after a rat was discovered on Resolution Island, Dusky Sound.
Date: 25 August 2017Conservation Minister Maggie Barry has announced appointments to the Guardians of lakes Manapouri, Monowai and Te Anau.
Date: 22 August 2017South Island tīeke/saddleback have been introduced to a new intensively-managed island site in Dusky Sound, Fiordland, in a bid to allow the overall tīeke population to expand.
Date: 01 August 2017Upgrades to the popular Cascade Creek campsite will be completed in time for the summer season.
Date: 20 July 2017An endangered Marlborough green gecko, a long-term resident at the Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre, has been stolen.
Date: 13 July 2017Native species are on the rise thanks to intensive trapping and aerial 1080 operations across Fiordland National Park, latest monitoring results show.
Date: 26 May 2017Twenty pāteke/brown teal have been released onto Resolution Island/Mauikatau in Dusky Sound after an absence of over a century.
Date: 11 May 2017The once presumed extinct takahē are on the road to recovery, moving down two places along the threat classification system.
Date: 13 April 2017A young kea was released back into the wild in Fiordland after vets treated his severely injured leg.
Date: 22 March 2017DOC and Goodnature have deployed a network of self-resetting stoat traps on Great Island in Fiordland.
Date: 18 March 2017Kākāpō superstar, Sirocco, will celebrate his 20th birthday ‘off the grid’ on his island retreat this week.
Date: 06 March 2017South Island kākā have made an extraordinary comeback in a Fiordland forest since pest control started just over a decade ago, recent study results show.
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