Project progress reporting

The progression of each IVL project against key milestones, as at 30 June 2021.


Kākāpō Recovery Programme

  • Portfolio: Conservation
  • Investment priority: Species management

Development of a long-term sustainable management approach for kākāpō and establishment of new habitat sites.

Te Manahuna Aoraki Landscape Scale Restoration Partnership

  • Portfolio: Conservation
  • Investment priority: Conservation partnerships with communities

Implementation of 17 projects to test pest control methods and technology.

Maukahuka Pest Free Auckland Island

  • Portfolio: Conservation
  • Investment priority: Protecting sensitive and ecologically valuable landscapes 

Design stage to enable successful eradication of pests from Maukahuka Auckland Island.

Responding to visitor pressure on conservation and the environment

Ruapekapeka Pā

  • Portfolio: Conservation
  • Investment priority: Protecting and enhancing natural and cultural heritage 

Development of Ruapekapeka Pā as an attraction for visitors; support of Te Ruapekapeka Trust to Commemorate the 175th anniversary of the Battle of Ruapekapeka Pā.

Visitor Safety System Trial and Pilot

  • Portfolio: Conservation
  • Investment priority: Advancing visitor safety

Trial integration of risk management system to manage environmental risks and visitor safety.

Regulatory Compliance – Building Capacity and Capability for Conservation Law Enforcement

  • Portfolio: Conservation
  • Investment priority: Protecting endangered species from smuggling and ensuring consistent application of rules on conservation land and waters

Increase capacity and capability to enable investigations into illegal activity on conservation lands and waters, wildlife crime, and Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)-related crime.

Tourism Strategic Infrastructure

Arthur’s Pass Destination Management, Stage 1

  • Portfolio: Tourism
  • Investment priority: Destination Management planning and investment

Comprehensive investment plan to inform the multi-agency development of a regional visitor destination

Milford Opportunities Project, Stage 2

  • Portfolio: Tourism
  • Investment priority: Destination Management planning and investment

Delivery of a comprehensive Masterplan for Milford Sound Piopiotahi, the Milford Road and surrounding areas.

Tourism System Capability

Promotion of Tourism Careers – Building the Tourism Workforce Programme

  • Portfolio: Tourism
  • Investment priority: Workforce and skills

Deliver through Go with Tourism a programme to improve perceptions of tourism career pathways and attract more people into New Zealand’s tourism and hospitality workforce.