Te Araroa News

Carrying a personal locator beacon (PLB) on the Te Araroa is a MUST

02 October 2019

beacons.org.nz/Te Araroa Trust recommends people walking the trail carry a personal locator beacon (PLB). Do not always rely on your mobile phone as there are many areas of the trail where you will not have phone coverage.

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New walking season marks start of Te Araroa odyssey for many

01 October 2019

 As hundreds of thousands of New Zealanders head into the outdoors this Spring and Summer, they will be joined by a growing number of people taking time off work and study to walk the length of the country on the 3,000 km Te Araroa trail.

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2019/2020 Te Araroa Trail Maps + Maps Released

26 September 2019

The Te Araroa Trust has today released the 2019/2020 Trail Maps and Notes - V38.

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Cyanide paste found on Te Araroa Trail - North of the Aparima Hut (Southland)

25 September 2019

We have been alerted to the presence of Cyanide paste on the Te Araroa trail by a walker 

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MPI publishes findings from its review of the Walking Access Act 2008

25 September 2019

 The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has today published the findings and recommendations from a review of the Walking Access Act 2008. 

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