DOC Tāmaki Makaurau / Auckland 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

•Explore the islands of the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park
•Visit historic North Head tunnels
•See native birds on Tiritiri Matangi island
•Climb the volcano Rangitoto

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Physical address

Shed 19, 137 Quay St, Princes Wharf, Auckland Central, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
09:00am - 05:00pm daily Closed 25 December

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