6 Rankers Reviews
8 DOC Centres
DOC Pōneke / Wellington Visitor Centre is staffed by DOC rangers who have firsthand, in-depth local knowledge. We provide information about:
•Walks and hiking - short walks, multi-day hikes, Great Walks
•Track conditions, weather, and safety
•Hut and Campsite bookings
•Local stories, legends and history - our nature, our people
• Kapiti Island Nature Reserve
• Matiu/Somes Island
North Island ▷ Wellington Region ▷ Wellington
Operating Season And Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm,
Two employees of the centre (first one, then the other), helped us to plan our Abel Tasman Track. We got to know all we needed to start the track well prepared and confident. Tide chart was very valuable.
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Nothing found and what we did not know.
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Friendly, helpful and patient.
Very flash, excellent displays. Information forthcoming in a professional manner. Worth a visit.
Very good service. Plentiful information, brochures etc.
Supplied information and booklets prior to coming to the South Island.