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A picture tells a thousand words, which is why photography is a great story teller for conservation work. One third of New Zealand, some 8.5 million hectares, is in public conservation land and a dedicated team of Department of Conservation (DOC) rangers get to see parts of the county that locals and visitors are likely never to visit. The best way to take people to these far flung

Opening in December 2019, New Zealand’s newest and 10th Great Walk the Paparoa Track will traverse the Paparoa Range, replete with limestone landscapes, verdant rainforest and astonishing views. The rugged west coast of New Zealand’s South Island draws travellers in search of the country’s wild heart. Not only is the Paparoa Track New Zealand’s newest Great Walk, the spectacular trail also features a side trip that serves as a memorial

An exclusive agreement between Australian adventure travel specialist, World Expeditions, and the New Zealand owners of a vast, high-country working sheep station, will give walkers an opportunity to hike - without crowds – beyond the beautiful Ben Lomond Trail near Queenstown, through privately owned land offering stunning views down to Queenstown and the Shotover River. The new 5 day Moonlight Valley and Queenstown Backcountry Hike, which begins and ends in Queenstown, includes a

AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand co-founder Henry van Asch has revealed a world-first adventure tourism experience the “Nevis Catapult” in the Nevis Valley near Queenstown, New Zealand. The Catapult sees thrill seekers experience up to 3G of force and speeds of almost 100km per hour in 1.5 seconds, as they are propelled 150m out across a ravine before dropping towards the valley floor and experiencing a

When it comes to places to hike and explore out amongst the wilderness, visitors are truly spoilt for choice in New Zealand, especially in the South Island. For those looking for some hiking happiness head to Hanmer Springs. Located just under 2-hours drive from Christchurch, the quaint township is famous for its natural springs, spas and forest walks. There are an assortment of different walks in the