Otago Polytechnic student helping to maintain the penguin viewing area at Pilots Beach, Otago PeninsulaPHOTO: DOC
Ideas for how you can get involved with conservation in New Zealand.
Get involved with DOC volunteer activities in your region.
A national overview of all the volunteer activities DOC has on offer.
Get involved with community conservation groups working with DOC around the country.
View the most recent volunteer activities added to the website.
There are volunteer activities to suit a range of people and skills. Browse by the type of work that interest you.
Read inspiring stories from all round the country and see what is possible with a bit of enthusiasm and dedication.
How to start, improve or evaluate a conservation project. Get information on guidelines and best practice.
Get involved in DOC events around the country.
October is Save Kiwi Month. Join the Quest for Kiwi or the Great Kiwi Morning Tea. There are heaps of ways to get involved.