Why Kauri are so important
Kauri are a cornerstone of the indigenous forest ecosystems of the Upper North Island.
The second round of consultation is now closed. Find out what we heard and about the next stage of the consultation.
Controlled Area Notices
To help fight kauri dieback, some tracks have closed. Some tracks remain open under a Controlled Area Notice. Learn what you need to do to comply.
Find out about the latest Track closures in the Kauri Coast, Tauranga and around Waikato
Kauri are one of Aotearoa's unique taonga
Kauri trees are found amongst other native trees throughout the Upper North Island. But kauri dieback disease is threatening kauri with extinction. There is no cure for kauri dieback disease, it can be spread by just a pinhead of soil, and you can't tell by looking whether a tree is infected or not. But kauri will be saved – by people like you.