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Outdoor safety

People hiking on the hill

Student hiking in New Zealand

“Weather in New Zealand can change alarmingly quickly, so it’s important to always be prepared.”

Rosemary SobrinskiUS Study Abroad student

What you need to know

Safety when hiking/tramping in NZ

Some top tips to help you stay safe while hiking in New Zealand:

Mahinga kai/Mahika kai, and hunting and fishing in New Zealand

An overview of lake and mountain

Earthquakes and tsunamis

Get prepared

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