Community Conservation - Melrose
Melrose, Wellington

Melrose, Wellington
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Meet at carpark at end of Sutherland Cres or get in touch for transport details
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We are in our own backyard:) We will be selping the local community group with some invasive species control in Melrose.

'Melrose Environment Group are local people restoring the bush roughly between Melrose Park and the Hockey stadium. We've been hitting Blackberry in the main and are now focusing  on removing still fairly small Blackberry regrowth. We've also planed about 600 natives in the area.'

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

What we provide: fully trained team leader/s, gloves, tools and training.

Free transport to and from Wellington City centre is available (contact us to arrange a pick-up).


Email to register or sign up on our website. 

COVID-19 update

We will be following the advice from government and local council on all Covid-19 restrictions.

Join this project

4th April 2023
Cost: On projects which include an overnight stay, a volunteer contribution towards costs of meals, accommodation and transport is required – from * single day bookings are FREE
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Contact us

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