Icon sites tell a range of great stories about kiwi identity and are located in beautiful natural settings.
Explore the historic heritage sites that DOC manages throughout New Zealand.
View information about the historic heritage sites that DOC manages, organised according to topics and themes.
Find out why historic heritage is important, why it should be protected and how DOC manages historic heritage on conservation land.
Registrations are now open for the Historic Heritage Basic Principles course. This two day interactive course is an introduction to how historic heritage is managed by DOC.
The Department of Conservation (DOC) turned 25 years old in April 2012. To mark the anniversary an exhibition took place in the foyer of DOC's national office in Wellington. For those who missed the exhibition, it is available for download as a document.
View publications about New Zealand's historic heritage.
Phone 0800 DOC HOTline (0800 362 468) 24 hour emergency number to report:
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