2014 media releases

Historic Southland viaducts saved in funding deal

Date:  22 February 2014
Source:  Office of the Minister of Conservation
Four giant timber viaducts built nearly a century ago in the rugged Waitutu Forest on the south coast of the Fiordland National Park are to be restored in an agreement between the DOC, the Southland District Council and the Port Craig Viaduct Trust.

Celebrate Children's Day in nature

Date:  14 February 2014
Visit Ivon Wilson Park in Te Anau on Sunday 2 March and celebrate national Children's Day with the biggest ever 'Play Date with Nature' and fun for the whole family.