Archives For Islands

Thanks to a beautiful new paint job and our Dulux partnership, the buildings of Raoul Island now have their whites a little whiter, and their brights a little brighter.

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A journey retracing Captain Cook’s Dusky Sound voyage has resulted in some amazing discoveries for a team from Te Papa.

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Mana Island ranger Chris Bell made the most of the rude awakening last Monday morning, when the tsunami warning drove him and his fellow rangers up to higher ground.

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Last month, Kāpiti Island was a gathering place for members of Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Te Ātiawa ki Whakarongotai, DOC staff and international volunteers.

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Today’s photo of the week was taken at sunset on Antipodes Island, located 860 kilometres southeast of Stewart Island.

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Mai te urunga o te ra! Ko Whangaokeno! – No nga whatu taiohi. To celebrate Māori Language Week, we hear from Trudi Ngawhare, Kaitiaki, Āo Hāpori and her son about their recent trip to Whangaokeno Island.

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DOC’s Don Herron shares his experiences from his night working as the Duty Ranger on Matiu/Somes Island.

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