Sustainable Activities & Experiences

If you have a passion for the environment and want to make a positive impact, then Murihiku Southland is the perfect place for you. This region offers an abundance of sustainable activities and experiences that allow you to immerse yourself in nature while preserving it for future generations. 

You can take a guided walking tour in Fiordland National Park or explore Rakiura Stewart Island with a knowledgeable guide. These tours are a great way to soak up the beautiful scenery and spot unique wildlife and plants. Murihiku Southland takes sustainability seriously, and many accommodations, restaurants, and attractions have adopted eco-friendly practices and are showcasing local fare and a variety of paddock-to-plate options.

For those who want to get active while minimising their environmental impact, there are eco-tourism activities like kayaking, cycling, and walking. These activities are a fantastic way to experience the region's beauty and get some exercise while doing your bit for the planet. 

The activities and experiences below place a great focus on sustainability and sharing their story with visitors. They are working towards improving their social, cultural and environmental impact while reducing their carbon footprint.


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Fiordland National Park
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Mindful Travel

Mindful travel, which involves being aware of and respectful towards the environment, local communities, and cultural heritage, has become a popular concept among travellers. From eco-friendly… Read More