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Join Te Araroa Trail Regional Trusts and help shape Aotearoa New Zealand’s Iconic trail.

Are you passionate about the natural places of Aotearoa? Do you want to make a tangible difference in your community?

Te Araroa welcomes walkers, nature enthusiasts, and community-minded individuals to volunteer with our Regional Trusts.

Why volunteer with us?

    • Connect with nature: Immerse yourself in some of New Zealand’s most stunning landscapes while working to preserve them.
    • Build community: Meet like-minded people who share your passion for the outdoors and conservation.
    • Develop skills: Gain valuable skills in trail maintenance, project management, and community engagement.
    • Make an impact: Your efforts will ensure the trail remains accessible and enjoyable for future generations.

Volunteer opportunities:

    • Trail maintenance: Help with clearing paths, repairing structures, and ensuring safety for all trail users.
    • Event coordination: Assist in organising community events, fundraisers, and awareness campaigns.
    • Communication and outreach: Promoting the trail through social media, newsletters, and local outreach efforts.
    • Environmental conservation: Forming partnerships and participating in ecological projects, such as native planting and pest control.
How to get involved:
    • Find your local Regional Trust  and get in touch to see what opportunities are available near you. Or if you are interested in supporting at the national level, send us an email: info@teararoa.org.nz. Please note: In some cases there may not be suitable opportunities available in your region at this time.
    • Follow us on social media and sign up to our newsletter for updates on projects, events, and more opportunities to get involved.

Join us in safeguarding Te Araroa. Together, we can create unforgettable experiences for trail users and foster a deeper appreciation for our country’s natural heritage. Be a part of something bigger. Volunteer today!