We work with many fantastic organisations who also aim to help people get out there and also to make it home. Help yourself make it home and expand your knowledge by exploring the New Zealand outdoor community.

Helping navigate - Kerry A


Find out where you can get the skills you need in the outdoors. There are plenty of places to train up your skills in the outdoors – find yourself a course with one of the many providers below. We’ve collated a list of potential providers below. Read more

Tramper on a track - Nathan W


We connect with key people in the outdoor sector by hosting or attending several key events in New Zealand. Notably, the 'Southern Hemisphere Alpine Conference' as well as playing a lead role in running 'Get Outdoors Week'. Read more

Lakes landscape - Marli W


Joining a club is a great way to connect with other like-minded people and learn through practical experience. Read more

River and boardwalk - Nathan W

Helpful Links

There are hundreds of people and organisations who also strive to promote safe recreation in New Zealand's outdoors. Find out more information with our list of handy websites. Read more


Outdoor Safety Retail Partnership

Mountain Safety Council is proud to have three of New Zealand's major outdoor retailers as safety partners with MSC. The OSRP has been designed to give those exploring the outdoors a clear and consistent message about their role in staying safe in the outdoors. Read more