A restricted fire season and 1km fire safety margin are in operation in the following areas:

  • Registered forest areas

Contact for details and maps: link)

A Prohibited Zone remains in operation 365 days in the following areas;

  • Pig and Pigeon Islands (Lake Wakatipu)
  • Queenstown Red Zone (Queenstown)
  • Coronet Forest (Queenstown)

Fire and Emergency
85 Castle Street
0800 673 473 link)