forgotten country                                 

A celebration of the Waverley and Waitotara region, including the Waitotara Conservation areas, for those with an interest in the outdoors and the local history.


Mistletoe discovered by a Wanganui tramping club group on private land
bounding the Waitotara forest - thanks to the big effort made by the
landowner to control possums.  
Photo: Baz Hooper, Nov 2013

Pokeka hut: one of
many destroyed by DoC

Waitahinga trails: new tracks developed
by the Wanganui Tramping Club.

Maungarau view

                            Pokeka track

Weraweraonga lake
                 Camping with giants!        small Mangawhio lake    old Trains's hut