Hibiscus Coast

 About Us

keruru at manly

From the Whangaparaoa Peninsula, south to Redvale, west to Waitoki, and north to Puhoi, the Hibiscus Coast Branch includes an exciting diversity of habitats: including suburbs, beaches, estuaries, farmland, lifestyle blocks, small remnants of the original forest and some regenerating bush reserves.

We have a small, dedicated committee find out more

Photo: Keruru at Manly by Karen Field

Catch up on our efforts on the Hibiscus Coast  read more

 Join Our Committee!

Do you have an enthusiasm for helping nature flourish on the Hibiscus Coast?

Come and help us welcome new members, staff stalls at local events, sell pest eradication equipment, monitor trap lines and bait stations in local reserves, with fundraising for branch activities, recording branch history, take part in bird surveys, help organise groups to rid our reserves of weeds…contribute to preserving our local environment, meet new friends, and have fun at the same time!

Contact Anne Graham



 Trips for Kiwi Kids

kids conservation club

Our  Kiwi Conservation Club (KCC), the junior branch of Forest and Bird, arranged exciting outings throughout the year, recently to Goat Island Marine Reserve, a kiwi listening walk at Tawharanui, a guided bush walk at Wenderholm, a dotterel experience at Waiwera, and more.

So bring your kids and grandkids into the outdoors with us!

  Contact Samantha 09 4262073

 Pest Free Peninsula

Ridding the Whangaparaoa Peninsula of predators that target birds and destroy the plants they feed on is an ambitious goal that is more achievable than you might think  find out more


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 Get Involved

We'd love you to join us! No matter what your age, background or skills do get in touch. You will find new friends, an outlet for your expertise, gain new skills, and be a part of helping the Hibiscus Coast to flourish.

There are many different activities you can choose to be a part of on a casual or regular basis. You might enjoy attending our regular working bees, participating in bird and reptile surveys, promoting our branch at market days, building trapping boxes, and/or helping with their distribution and monitoring. And if you want to join us in creating the vision and steering the ship, our committee will welcome you with open arms!


 Local Reserve Projects

stillwater weedbusters

Our main bush restoration projects as part of the North West Wildlink are the Raroa, Matakatia, Eaves Bush, Karaka Cove, Pacific Parade, and Crocodile Island Reserves, and dotterel protection at Stillwater Spit.  find out more


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