Updates

Nursery Working Bee

Weather permitting, there will be a working bee in the Petley Rd nursery this Wednesday starting at 8.30-ish in the morning.  We will aim to have a general tidyup and get stuff sorted for shifting to the new nusery site at Paparoa Station Road.  There are pots to...

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Farewell

Otamataea HarbourCare marked the retirement of Mark and Cindy Vincent from active roles with us by awarding them Life Membership at a dinner in September. Mark founded the organisation in 2014, and since that time he has been nursery manager and secretary, overseeing...

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Need some plants?

Species available:Flax, manuka, cabbage trees, and ake ake. The combination of Kaipara Moana Remediation orders and others from lifestyle blocks has resulted in about three quarters of our stock being collected or committed to planting -  and it’s not even the end of...

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Otamatea Harbour Care Update: February 3 2022

Nursery newsIn the last Update in mid-October we had not started potting up any plants.  We were anxiously awaiting the word from our propagating nursery about plants being ready to collect, and how we would get them over the border.  I made three trips, which meant...

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 7 September 2021

Nursery news The nursery is now empty.  My aim was to achieve this by the end of August, and we would have just about done this if it had not been for the latest Covid lockdown.  I will let you know when I have done the final tally on plants taken by...

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Kaipara Moana Remediation Update – July 2021

People might be wondering what has been happening with the $100M grant from Government to assist with the restoration of the health of the Kaipara Harbour.  The following panui gives a lot of information about the progress which has been made, and the shape of things...

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Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 12 July 2021

Otamatea HarbourCare Update – 12 July 2021 AGM tomorrow night I have been remiss in not using the Update format to let you all know about the Society’s Annual General Meeting at 7.30pm tonight at the Country Club.  The agenda is below.  All welcome. Agenda for ANNUAL...

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