Naturally Active

Beautiful lakeside stroll free to enjoy!

These summer months are perfect for a relaxing stroll along the Lake Okareka Walkway

Rotorua celebrates Conservation Week with style!

Conservation Week hits the country between 1st - 9th November. Rotorua has some creative and different ways to explore Rotorua's local treasures.

Rotorua gearing up for Conservation Week 2014

Conservation Week 2014 is set to be a great campaign providing lots of opportunities to get outdoors and interact with conservation land in Rotorua.

Community spirit going strong in Rotorua

The Tikitapu Nature walk is the perfect example of what can be achieved with a little community spirit!

Nice weather for ducks

Rotorua is lucky enough to be home to small populations of the native dabchick. If you are out in about in Rotorua and you find yourself near water, keep a friendly eye out for these shy waterbirds!

Naturally warm Rotorua

The cold winter days have certainly arrived but the drop in temperature won’t stop us getting outdoors here in Rotorua!

Kokako hotspots

I consider kokoko to be one of our national treasures. Here in Rotorua, we're really lucky to have stong- hold populations and fantastic opportunities to view these beautiful birds in the wild!

Family friendly fun at Hamurana Springs

As the Mother of two vivacious young boys, I’m often looking for ways to help children burn off some steam. Fortunately, Rotorua provides an endless array of family friendly activities. 

Natives galore at Paradise Valley!

Check out the natives at Paradise Valley Springs!

Smallest kiwi chick is thriving

This week, I was really pleased to hear from Rotorua’s Rainbow Springs Kiwi Encounter that Myfie - the smallest kiwi chick they have ever hatched - is doing really well and has been introduced into the outdoor runs.