Papatowai Campsite - maintenance
Introduction19 - 23 February 2024: Assistance is required for general tidy up of the campsite and area surrounding the DOC house at Papatowai.
Project number: 16
Location: Papatowai Campsite, The Catlins
4 volunteers for 5 days
Monday 19 February to Friday 23 February 2024
Nestled in native bush beside the Papatowai Campsite is an old DOC ranger house, which has easy access to the beautiful beach and estuary. Nearby is the Tahakopa Bay Scenic Reserve and many bush walks.
We require assistance to give the campsite and area surrounding the DOC house a general tidy up. Tasks will include painting, minor building repairs, amenity cleaning, vegetation trimming and weeding.
What to expect
Low to medium fitness level. Carpentry and building skills would be useful on this trip.
Fully furnished, three bedroom DOC house at Papatowai. A hot shower and laundry facilities are available, and all kitchen appliances and equipment are provided.
Pickup/drop-off location and times
Meet at the DOC Field Centre, 20 Ryley Street, Owaka at 8.30 am on Monday 19 February. The activity will finish at Papatowai at 4.00 pm on Friday 23 February.
Contribution towards food and transport
$150 per person.
How to apply
For questions or other volunteer opportunities in the area, contact:
Southland and Otago Volunteer Coordinator