Aotea Lagoon Clean-up
Porirua, Wellington

Porirua, Wellington
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Meet at 10am at the Aotea Lagoon by the waterpark. Free transport from Wellington or Porirua City Centre available
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Aotea Lagoon is a seawater lagoon connected to Poriura Harbour by an underground culvert. The lagoon is used by a variety of shorebirds for feeding and resting and there is a butterfly garden at the northern end of the lagoon. We are seeking volunteers to help with a lagoon clean-up which involves using pool scoops to remove algae and litter from the lagoon on Saturday 9th November 10am - 3pm 

What to wear/bring: Sturdy boots or gumboots, long sleeves, and long trousers essential. Ensure you pack warm clothes such as a jacket, beanie, jumper and a rain jacket to protect you against wind and rain. Bring a full water bottle and snacks!

What we provide: an experienced team leader, gloves, tools and training. Free transport to/from the project available - let us know your preferred pick-up point via email

9:30am Z station, 174 Vivian Street

9:50 Porirua Train Station, park and ride

10am Aotea Lagoon, meet by the waterpark

If you are keen to help out please email or register below.

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For more information, or for help with your booking, please contact the Melrose, office on 02187 8185 or email