Forest & Bird is involved in many national and international events which help raise awareness of conservation issues.
Our annual Bird of the Year poll, activities around Conservation Week and World Wetlands Day are just a few of the events we take part in. See our events (below) for more details, or check out what’s on in your area for local events.
North Canterbury: Mahoe-nui Bush Plant Care Day Lower Site
Sat, 28 Nov 2015
PLEASE NOTE THE NEW TIME OF 9.30AM. THIS HAS BEEN MOVED DUE TO THE CLIMATE CHANGE MARCH. Join us for a plant maintenance day to look after the...
Final Trip for year. Visit Hartree Lodge, Little Bush and Balls Clearing. Meet Father Christmas.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015
A good day trip to vist the best of Hawke's Bay Reserves. We may even meet Father Christmas. Last trip for the year.
Calder Green Reserve Member Event
Sun, 29 Nov 2015
Join us for a relaxed walk around Calder Green Reserve on Sunday 29th November from 10:00am. There will be a guided walk around this Forest...
Lenz Reserve Visitor Facility Improvement & Wildlife Monitoring.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 - Fri, 4 Dec 2015
The Catlins -6 volunteers for 5 daysMonday 30 November -Friday 4 December 2015The Lenz Reserve is Forest and Bird Society's largest reserve, and...
Southland: TE RERE Yellow-eyed penguin Reserve – Full Day Penguin
Sat, 5 Dec 2015
Booking essential, 4WD useful if you have one. Two teams of people required. Brian Rance 03 2131161 evenings or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southland: F&B Pleasure Bay, Invercargill Estuary
Sun, 13 Dec 2015
Meet at Estuary car park off Bond Street at 10.30am - planting and weeding at the bird hide, picnic lunch at Bushy Point Pond Otatara (start of track...
Field Trip: Old Man Range
Sat, 19 Dec 2015
Join us for a field trip to Old Man Range in the Hyde Rock area at the southern end of the range. We will be able to see representative examples of...
Southland: Trip and KCC activity Sherwood Forest, Tussock Creek
Sun, 24 Jan 2016
Meet at Sherwood Forest 10.30am for ivy pulling followed by picnic lunch and afternoon bush activity for KCC families. Leaders Gay Munro 03 2395827...
Southland: Waituna Wetlands – World Wetland Day activities - EELS and insect eating plants!
Sun, 21 Feb 2016
Meet at Waghorn Road Bridge at 10.30am to pull up the eel net and hopefully see live eels and learn all about them! Picnic lunch at Waituna shelter...
Southland: Landcare Groups Networking day at Stewart Island
Sat, 12 Mar 2016
Bookings to Nathan Cruickshank, Environment Southland.