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Leave No Trace has many partners who help to inspire responsible outdoor recreation.  Many individuals are passionate about the environment and helping others to learn how to respectfully explore the outdoors.  Other organisations who are working hard are:

Department of Conservation:

For your information on everything to do with the conservation estate, click here

Freedom Camping:

So you want to camp outdoors and experience the freedom of pitching your tent or car camping.  With this freedom comes responsibility.  Have a look at the Freedom Camping Code

Safety in the Outdoors:

Care for yourself and care for the environment go hand in hand.  Have a look at the Outdoor Safety code to see what can help make your trip not only more fun, but also safer for you.  What's more, taking good care of yourself means that you have the energy and comfort to take care of the places you go. 

General safety when traveling in New Zealand

The New Zealand Police have established a number of resources for travelers to help keep safe in a variety of ways click here