Manu Tioriori visitor centre is open from 9:00am to 4:00pm daily (closed 25th December). Snacks and beverages are available only.
Entrance to the southern enclosure (Te Tui a Tāne) is available during Manu Tioriori opening hours.
The Tautari wetlands and tuatarium are only accessible to the public on a guided tour during Manu Tioriori opening hours.
Wairere Traverse (Over the Mountain track) is accessible at any time of the day however for safety of the public and of our flora and fauna we do not recommend visiting after dark.
Protect plants and animals.
Please do not feed the animals.
Carry out all of the rubbish you take in.
Keep to the tracks.
Enjoy your visit and toitū te whenua (leave the land undisturbed).
No dogs (please contact us if you have an assistance dog).
No bikes are permitted.
Before you go through any of the double gates which protect the forest from pests, please:
Check - your gear for introduced pests such as rodents, skinks or insects.
Clean - your footwear and gear, removing soil and seeds.
Close - ensure your gear is zipped up and food is in a sealed container to avoid attracting rodents or insects.
If you have any questions about Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari or would like to get in touch, please contact us:
99 Tari Road, Pukeatua, 3880, New Zealand
PO Box 476, Cambridge 3450, New Zealand
P: +64 7 870 5180