Mount Victoria, Wellington
- Departs from:
21b Manchester Terrace, Melrose, Wellington 6023.
Follow the winding drive all the way to the top of the hill to find Truby King House
- Departure time:
Help us build a Forest in the Heart of Wellington, a long term project in celebration of the Rotary Club of Wellington's Centenary which falls in 2021.
This project involves volunteers from schools, communities and corporations in the planting of 65,000 native trees in the central Wellington Town Belt on Mount Victoria, bringing the total number of trees planted by Wellington Rotary to 100,000. This project will create a substantial new habitat for native birds which are increasingly venturing beyond the protective fence of Zealandia.
The tasks we need help with each week are variable but activities may include: light construction jobs or propagating seedlings at our nursery in Tawatawa Reserve, weed releasing on the Mount Victoria planting site, or planting in the winter. You can find out more details by contacting us the week before you'd like to get involved. We'd love to have your help on this fantastic long-term project!
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Conservation Volunteers New Zealand is New Zealand's leading conservation volunteer organisation, founded in 2006. We offer conservation programs across New Zealand which enable volunteers to protect, preserve and restore the environment. Projects take place in urban, regional and remote areas, and include tree planting, seed collection, weed control, flora and fauna surveys, building tracks and trails, fencing, and heritage restoration. See below for details of one of our conservation projects, or search for projects near you.
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