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Whakarewarewa tree felling summer 17/18

Wednesday 29, November 2017

Timberlands have started harvesting operations in the 5 Mile Gate area of the Whakarewarewa Forest (see map attached). Due to … Continue reading →

WHAKAREWAREWA FOREST EMERGENCY MARKERS

Friday 16, December 2016

Forest markers a step forward for safety – Media Release Dec 2016 This week Peak Safety Rotorua finished installing 185 … Continue reading →

WAIPA DEVELOPMENTS

Monday 18, September 2017

The Waipa valley is located on the south eastern boundary of the Whakarewarewa Forest off State Highway 5. The  valley … Continue reading →

REDWOODS CHILDRENS DAY 2017

Thursday 23, February 2017

Children’s Day is returning to the Redwoods for the ninth year! With free art, stories, music and other forest adventures … Continue reading →

MOUNTAIN BIKE CAR PARK DEVELOPMENT

Tuesday 26, July 2016

Work to upgrade Rotorua’s mountain bike carpark at Waipa has started. The carpark will receive a full upgrade during the … Continue reading →

Redwoods TreeWalk blessing

Saturday 19, December 2015

Today the Redwoods Treewalk was blessed by Ngati Whakaue who are tanagta whenua of the land on which the Tokorangi … Continue reading →

REDWOODS TREE WALK UNDERWAY

Tuesday 10, November 2015

Construction of a new attraction within the Redwoods started today, 10 Nov 2015, with the drilling of the holes for the … Continue reading →

FITNESS TRAIL OPENS

Tuesday 16, June 2015

The Waipa outdoor fitness trail was officially opened yesterday (16/6/15) by Rotorua Lakes Council Sport and Recreation portfolio holder Councillor … Continue reading →

Redwood Forest scenery highlights NZ Music

Friday 20, June 2014

NZ on Air supporting our NZ artists. Check out this track called Knocking by RIA ft Jagarizzar and featuring our … Continue reading →

Redwoods Favourite Wedding Venue

Friday 16, May 2014

Mountain biking, walking, orienteering and weddings! YES weddings! We’re thrilled to announce that The Redwoods has been nominated into the Wedding … Continue reading →