Tairawhiti Conservation Experiences

8 - 29 August 2018

Growing Native Trees

Learn how to grow native trees from seeds and cuttings. Pot up seedlings and see how a native tree nursery works. Absolute beginners most welcome!

Date: Wednesday 8 August 2018

Venue: Women's Native Tree Project Trust Nursery, EIT, 320 Stout Street

Time: 1pm - 2.30pm

Contact: Kauri, 021 125 9442

 Donner's Bush Planting Prep

Support the restoration of the Waimata through preparing for this year's planting.

Date: Wednesday 15 August 2018

Venue: Meet at 10.15am at DOC Gisborne, 63 Carnarvon Street or Donner's Bush at 10.30am if you have been there previously.

Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm

Contact:Charles, 027 539 6692

Please bring a water bottle and suitable footwear.

 Waikanae Stream Planting

Join a community effort to restore our city waterway, providing habitat for our native freshwater fish, native and migrating birds.

Date: Sunday 19 August 2018

Venue: Grey Street Skate Park

Time: 1pm - 3pm

Contact: Tairawhiti Environment Centre, 06 867 4708 or [email protected]

Please bring gardening gloves and suitable footwear.

Gisborne Boardriders Environment Day

A family friendly day of speakers, planting and coastal fun.

Date: Saturday 25 August 2018

Venue: Wainui Beach School Hall

Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm

Contact: Florian Bub, 022 407 8987 or [email protected]

Waihirere Domain Trapping Project

Join a community effort to protect native flora and fauna in Waihirere Domain. Learn about trapping targeting stoats, rats and possums, monitoring DOC200 trap lines.

Date: Wednesday 29 August 2018

Venue: Waihirere Domain (meet at car park)

Time: 10am - 12noon

Contact: Jamie Foxley, Tairawhiti Environment Centre, 022 627 1952

Please bring water bottles, suitable footwear, and gardening gloves. Call or txt if weather becomes an issue.