Many hands have planted the trees, weeded the gorse, cut the scrub, cleared the tracks, nurtured the seedlings and most importantly enjoyed seeing the bush and birds return.
We have pledged to plant another 1000 trees in 2019 at Manawa Karioi Ecological Restoration Project in the hills of Island Bay.
Manawa Karioi Upcoming Planting Working Bees: 2019
Track Maintenance and preparing for planting: Sunday 10th February, Sunday 24th March, Sunday 7th April from 1pm - 3pm.
May Planting: Sunday 5th May, Sunday 12th May, Sunday 19th May, Sunday 26th May from 1pm - 3pm.
August Planting: Sunday 4th Aug, Sunday 11th August, Sunday 18th August, Sunday 25th August from 1pm - 3pm.
Meeting in the Tapu te Ranga Carpark at the end of Danube Street in Island Bay.
Check out the Trees that Count website for some great resources on planting practises. Please sign up to our email list if you would like to be notified of our planting days and any other special events related to our project.