Alerts

Rimutaka Forest Park

For Graces Stream Campsite
Alert Graces Stream Campsite permanently closed

Graces Stream Campsite is permanently closed. The nearby Catchpool Valley Campsite remains open. 

First published on 6 October 2022. Last reviewed on 13 January 2023.
Date 13 Jan 2023 12:15
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Catchpool Valley Campsite
Alert Graces Stream Campsite permanently closed

Graces Stream Campsite is permanently closed. The nearby Catchpool Valley Campsite remains open. 

First published on 6 October 2022. Last reviewed on 13 January 2023.
Date 13 Jan 2023 12:15
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Catchpool Valley Campsite
Alert Predator control - Southern Remutaka

A predator control operation using toxic bait containing 1080 was completed on Tuesday 15 November 2022. The Southern Remutaka area is open with warning signs at key entrances. 

There may be toxic carcasses and bait (green coloured pellets) in the area. It's not safe to hunt for food. Warning signs and this web alert will be removed when the area is safe again. 

Dog access rules vary within the operation area. 1080 is deadly to dogs.

This operation is part DOC's National Predator Control Programme to protect native species.

First published on 22 December 2022.
Date 28 Dec 2022 12:04
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Turere Lodge
Alert Predator control - Southern Remutaka

A predator control operation using toxic bait containing 1080 was completed on Tuesday 15 November 2022. The Southern Remutaka area is open with warning signs at key entrances. 

There may be toxic carcasses and bait (green coloured pellets) in the area. It's not safe to hunt for food. Warning signs and this web alert will be removed when the area is safe again. 

Dog access rules vary within the operation area. 1080 is deadly to dogs.

This operation is part DOC's National Predator Control Programme to protect native species.

First published on 22 December 2022.
Date 28 Dec 2022 12:03
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Wharepapa Hut
Alert Predator control - Southern Remutaka

A predator control operation using toxic bait containing 1080 was completed on Tuesday 15 November 2022. The Southern Remutaka area is open with warning signs at key entrances. 

There may be toxic carcasses and bait (green coloured pellets) in the area. It's not safe to hunt for food. Warning signs and this web alert will be removed when the area is safe again. 

Dog access rules vary within the operation area. 1080 is deadly to dogs.

This operation is part DOC's National Predator Control Programme to protect native species.

First published on 22 December 2022.
Date 28 Dec 2022 12:03
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Wharepapa Hut
Alert Papatahi Crossing overgrown

The Papatahi Crossing track is overgrown and poorly marked in places.

This is a long-term alert.

First published on 1 March 2021. Last reviewed on 2 February 2023.
Date 2 Feb 2023 12:31
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Boar Inn
Alert Predator control - Southern Remutaka

A predator control operation using toxic bait containing 1080 was completed on Tuesday 15 November 2022. The Southern Remutaka area is open with warning signs at key entrances. 

There may be toxic carcasses and bait (green coloured pellets) in the area. It's not safe to hunt for food. Warning signs and this web alert will be removed when the area is safe again. 

Dog access rules vary within the operation area. 1080 is deadly to dogs.

This operation is part DOC's National Predator Control Programme to protect native species.

First published on 22 December 2022.
Date 28 Dec 2022 12:03
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Jans Hut
Alert Predator control - Southern Remutaka

A predator control operation using toxic bait containing 1080 was completed on Tuesday 15 November 2022. The Southern Remutaka area is open with warning signs at key entrances. 

There may be toxic carcasses and bait (green coloured pellets) in the area. It's not safe to hunt for food. Warning signs and this web alert will be removed when the area is safe again. 

Dog access rules vary within the operation area. 1080 is deadly to dogs.

This operation is part DOC's National Predator Control Programme to protect native species.

First published on 22 December 2022.
Date 28 Dec 2022 12:03
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.
For Haurangi Hut
Alert Predator control - Southern Remutaka

A predator control operation using toxic bait containing 1080 was completed on Tuesday 15 November 2022. The Southern Remutaka area is open with warning signs at key entrances. 

There may be toxic carcasses and bait (green coloured pellets) in the area. It's not safe to hunt for food. Warning signs and this web alert will be removed when the area is safe again. 

Dog access rules vary within the operation area. 1080 is deadly to dogs.

This operation is part DOC's National Predator Control Programme to protect native species.

First published on 22 December 2022.
Date 28 Dec 2022 12:03
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.