Updates

Working Bee: Friday 12 February

Happy New Year again people This Friday morning there's a variety of tasks to attend to; NEW ROOF: good progress has been made in preparing the potting up area to get a new plastic roof, which means that there are bits of plastic to fold up for disposal, lots of bits...

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 15 October 2020

In the last Update I said that we had taken delivery of about 6,000 baby flax plants.  It ended up being just over 7,000, so that’s a good start.  The recent rain was a great help too for topping the water supply dam up, and good to know that this season’s...

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 20 September 2020

Final tally 2020 I can now report that if we include the additional plants which landowners provided into the mix themselves, we were responsible for more than 25,000 plants going into the ground in our area, about 21,000 of them being grown in our nursery.  Last...

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 31 August 2020

It’s the final countdown! It is great to be able to report that apart from a few karo which need to be grown on for next year, we are now down to our final 210 cabbage trees in the nursery.  Everything else has been cleaned out or committed to a site.  This...

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 25 September 2018

Latest highlights: Planting activities Trees still available Kauri Museum Settlers Day Country Calendar Nursery update Website Membership ★ Planting activities Since the last Update we have held a planting day with the senior pupils from Matakohe School at Ruatuna...

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 13 August 2018

Latest highlights: Planting activities Trees still available An afternoon with the Maungaturoto Gardening Club Nursery update Website is LIVE! AGM and elections ★ Planting activities Jeepers!  I’ve just worked out that our planting day at Luptons was seven weeks ago....

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 23 May 2018

Latest highlights: Community planting day 23rd June Trees to please Website is coming… AGM 10th July Food for thought ★ Community planting day 23rd June Saturday 23rd June will be the third time we will have held a community planting day at the White Rock Hills...

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