Here are some of the upcoming kiwi avoidance training days around New Zealand

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If you are looking for a kiwi avoidance training day and it is not up here please contact your local avoidance trainer to enquire as to when they will be next running a training day

Click here to see our list of avoidance trainers

Upcoming kiwi avoidance training days

Training in Hamilton

When: Twice a month on average
Where: Redwood Grove Tamahere on the outskirts of Hamilton
Contact: Pete Evans on or 022 600 5783, please make sure you book your dog in beforehand. There is no charge for this training



  • 8th August Whangamata
  • 29th August Kauaeranga Valley, Thames

Please contact Kauaeranga Visitor Centre; 07 867 9080;

When: By appointment
Where: Thames
Contact: Malcolm MacFarlane on either 07 868 9912 or 027 2358424, there is a cost associated with this training.


When: Saturday 15th of August.
Where: King Hill Reserve, Karamu Street, Mamaku, Rotorua,
Pre-registration is essential.
Please provide the following information by e-mail to Blake at to register:
– Your name
– Your contact phone number and address
– Dogs name
– Has your dog completed kiwi aversion training before? If so when.


When: 20th September
Where: Tutukaka

When: 26th September
Where: Purua

When: 3rd October
Where: Motatou

When: 12th December
Where: Taheke

To book in your dogs for any of these training sessions please contact Clea at


When: August 15th – 16th July
Contact: By appointment only please contact Lynne Maguire at or 03 280 8688 or the Hokitika DOC office

Raetihi and Rotorua

When: By appointment
Where: Raetihi (venue Maungaturoa North Road) and Rotorua (Karamu Street Mamaku)
Contact: Blake Cole on either 0223422191 or


When: Saturday 29th August, Sunday 30th August
Where: Catchpool Conference Centre Remutaka Forest Park
Contact: Please contact Rosemary at to book in your dog.