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Upper Hutt’s Cannon Point walkway open to the public

Posted on 31 July 2018

People looking to walk Upper Hutt’s Cannon Point Walkway can now do so following the re-opening to the public of its zig zag access section following its closure in December last year.

Upper Hutt’s Cannon Point walkway open to the public
Posted on 31 July 2018
People looking to walk Upper Hutt’s Cannon Point Walkway can now do so following the re-opening to the public of its zig zag access section following its closure in December last year.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/upper-hutt-s-cannon-point-walkway-open-to-the-public/

Greater Wellington moves to the sounds of silence

Posted on 24 July 2018

They’re whisper quiet, the stealth bombers of the pest management world designed to spring a nasty surprise on the critters that daily degrade our environment and undermine our biodiversity. 

Greater Wellington moves to the sounds of silence
Posted on 24 July 2018
They’re whisper quiet, the stealth bombers of the pest management world designed to spring a nasty surprise on the critters that daily degrade our environment and undermine our biodiversity. 
http://www.gw.govt.nz/greater-wellington-moves-to-the-sounds-of-silence/

It’s Spade Aid speed planting day in QEP on 29 July

Posted on 16 July 2018

The transformation of Queen Elizabeth Park will continue next weekend (Sunday 29 July) with a mass planting by volunteers from the community, families, corporate teams and Greater Wellington Regional Council staff as people gather to take part in the annual Spade Aid event.

It’s Spade Aid speed planting day in QEP coming up on 29 July
Posted on 16 July 2018
The transformation of Queen Elizabeth Park will continue next weekend (Sunday 29 July) with a mass planting by volunteers from the community, families, corporate teams and Greater Wellington Regional Council staff as people gather to take part in the annual Spade Aid event.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/it-s-spade-aid-speed-planting-day-in-qep-coming-up-on-29-july/

QEP restoration project one step closer with new approach to native planting.

Posted on 12 July 2018

A long-held dream to return large parts of Queen Elizabeth Park to a forest of native plants and animals will be one step closer this week when a ground breaking new approach to planting starts.

QEP restoration project one step closer with new approach to native planting.
Posted on 12 July 2018
A long-held dream to return large parts of Queen Elizabeth Park to a forest of native plants and animals will be one step closer this week when a ground breaking new approach to planting starts.
http://www.gw.govt.nz/qep-restoration-project-one-step-closer-with-new-approach-to-native-planting/