Cleanup and New Plantings

Delaware Bay Rubbish Cleanup

Sunday April 8th, here is an opportunity for all local residents to participate in the rubbish cleanup of Delaware Bay, under the umbrella of Forest and Bird and in conjunction with Nelson City Council we are inviting the public to meet at Paremata Flats Reserve off Maori Pa Rd at 8.30 am rain or shine. Bring gumboots and gloves plastic bags will be provided, we will then split into groups and spread out around Delaware Bay.

Further enquiries contact Ian Price email

Paremata Flats Reserve native tree planting 2018

Nelson City Council (NCC) are keen to complete the Riparian planting of the Whakapuaka River at Council owned Paremata Flats Reserve off Maori Pa Rd in Delaware Bay. NCC are providing the plants and in conjunction with Forest and Bird are inviting the public to assist with the planting, there will be approximately 7500 trees to be planted and planting will commence on Saturday 19th May and continue every Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday staring at 9 am and finishing at 4 pm until the planting is complete. Bring spade and gloves, further enquiries to Ian Price email and keep up to date on progress through this web site.