Latest 'General' news

New Forest Hub development

Monday 15, July 2019

Work begins at new forest hub Construction has begun at the new Tarawera Road forest hub.  Work on site will … Continue reading →

Redwoods upgrades

Friday 12, April 2019

Intersection at the top of Long Mile Road complete Work to improve the intersection at Long Mile Road and Tarawera … Continue reading →

UPDATE LIMITED PARKS AT 8 MILE ENTRY

Thursday 20, December 2018

Eight Mile Gate Road is a major logging truck route and therefore there are a number of concerns raised about … Continue reading →

TREE FELLING WHAKAREWAREWA FEB-APR 18

Monday 5, February 2018

Harvest operations are due to start on the 19th of February in the stand between Chestnut and Moerangi Rds in … 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 →

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 →

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 →