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Hibiscus Coast branch made a submission to Auckland Council on the Hall Farm Subdivision. You can read it here, 12 July 2017

Article reference Pest Free Peninsula project in Forest & Bird national magazine, Issue 360, Winter 2016, page 30, June 2016

Estuary Arts helps give nature a voice    in Rodney Times May 2016

Election candidates focus on the environment   in Hibiscus Matters August 2014

Options considered for protected marshland  in Hibiscus Matter August 2014

Karaka Cove planting   in Hibiscus Matters July 2014

Youngsters Relish Conservation Role  by Karen Field in Hibiscus Matters June 2014

Pest Free Progress Made in Hibiscus Matters June 2014

Golf Club Target Pests in Hibiscus Matters June 2014

Board says thanks in Hibsicus Matters June 2014

HBC Branch 2014 a year of activity

Local knowledge shared at listening posts  in Hibiscus Matters May 2014

Vector offers way forward in Stillwater power line conflict in Hibiscus Matters April 2014

Redress Sought for Damage to Weiti Protected Salt Marsh Area in Hibiscus Matters March 2014

Karak Cove Pest Plan in Place by Hibiscus Matter February 2014

Mass Tree Felling Stuns Residents by Hibiscus Matters February 2014

Would You Give Up a Beach? by Karen Field in Hibiscus Matters Green Scene December 2013

Survivors of the Storm in Hibiscus Matters November 2013

Bird Count Underway in Hibiscus Matters November 2013

Backyard Conservation by Karen Field in Hibiscus Matters Green Scene August 2013

Predator Free Peninsula Takes Flight in Hibiscus Matters June 2013

Karaka Cove Planting in Hibiscus Matters June 2013

Plants go in Around Coast in Hibiscus Matters June 2013

Predator Free Peninsula  in Hibiscus Matters Green Scene June 2013

Cat Connundrum by Pauline Smith in Hibiscus Matters Green Scene May 2013

The Green Corridor by Pauline Smith in Hibiscus Matters Green Scene December 2012

Paradise Needs Help by Pauline Smith in Hibiscus Matters Green Scene November 2012

A Predator-free Peninsula by Pauline Smith in Hibiscus Matters Green Scene July 2012

Final Planting Marks Turning Point for Raroa in Hibiscus Matters June 2012

Linking Wildlife Corridors Promoted in Hibiscus Matters June 2012

Bunnings Gets the Go-ahead in Hibiscus Matters May 2012

Round table Discussion Ends Area Plan Community Engagement Process in Hibiscus Matters 2012

Moves Underway to Secure Remaining Bush Reserve in Hibiscus Matters October 2011

Fence Protects Dotterel Pair in Hibiscus Matters November 2011

Commissioners Decline Bunnings Culvert Consent in Hibiscus Matters May 2011

Furore Over Plan to Fell Protected Coastal Trees in Hibiscus Matters May 2011

Culvert Decision is Anxiously Awaited in Hibiscus Matters April 2011

Culvert Consent Causes Concern in Hibiscus Matters March 2011

Fish Climb the Ladder of Success in Hibiscus Matters August 2010

Tree Protection in Community’s Hands in Hibiscus Matters May 2010

Rat Kill Brings Back Birds in Hibiscus Matters April 2010

‘Bush carpenters’ Come up Trumps with Eaves Bush Boardwalk in Hibiscus Matters March 2010

Survival of Coasts Largest Kauri in Hibiscus Matters February 2010

Council Planning Makeover for Stanmore Bay Wetland in Hibiscus Matters August 2009

Remnant Bush on the Block in Hibiscus Matters June 2009

Bush Suffers from Neglect in Hibiscus Matters February 2009