DOC Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre

Start your journey through New Zealand's stunning landscapes at a Department of Conservation (DOC) Visitor Centre. Information about conservation areas, as well as DOC's 14,000 km of tracks, 10 Great Walks, and network of 950 huts and 324 campsites.


Visitor centres are staffed by DOC rangers who have firsthand, in-depth local knowledge about:

•Walks and hiking - short walks, multi-day hikes, Great Walks
•Track conditions, weather, and safety
•Hut and Campsite bookings
•Heritage sites
•Marine reserves
•Conservation projects
•Local stories, legends and history - our nature, our people

•Ulva Island/Te Wharawhara bird sanctuary
•Rakiura Track Great Walk

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Physical address

15 Main Road, Oban, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Dec-March 8:00am-5:00pm daily. April-Nov 8:30am-4:30pm Mon-Fri. May-Oct 10:00am-2:00pm Sat-Sun. Nov & April 9:00am-4:00pm Sat-Sun. Christmas Day closed.

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