Get involved in conserving our lizards by creating a lizard lounge in your garden. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a habitat creator!
Help stop the spread of weeds in New Zealand. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a warrior in the war on weeds!
Use your detective skills and help us track down small mammals like rats, stoats and mice. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a backyard detective!
Help protect our coastal wildlife by finding out what lives on the coast near you.
Show your kiwi backyard some love by helping to clean your local wai (water), and become a water champion.
Help protect New Zealand's ecosystem by building a biosecurity checkpoint for your family and friends. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a wildlife protector.
Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal by creating a wētā 'motel' in your backyard! It's a home for wētā to crawl into, to protect them from being eaten by introduced predators like rats, stoats, cats and hedgehogs.
Our coastlines are teeming with unique and fascinating species, each with their own role in our
coastal ecosystems. Help our scientists monitor New Zealand's magnificent marine environments.
Create your own nature journal/scrapbook and earn a Kiwi Guardians - Nature Recorder medal.
Ensure you and your family/friends have a safe and enjoyable expedition by planning ahead of time and taking the necessary supplies. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming an Expedition Leader.
Star gaze, tell stories, watch the sunrise, and earn your Kiwi Guardians medal.
Promote what makes New Zealand special by telling your friends about something or somewhere you think is pretty cool.
A Kiwi Guardians activity for you to earn your Kiwi Guardians – Seed Grower medal.
Make a map of some interesting spots in your backyard and earn a Kiwi Guardians medal.
Help New Zealand with its goal to plant 1 billion trees by 2027 and learn about the role they play in protecting our country. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a tree planter.
Do a garden bird survey and earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a Manu Monitor.
Auckland and parts of the Waikato are at Level 3. DOC huts and campsites are closed in these regions. The rest of New Zealand is at Level 2.