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 Seaweek, 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.
Auckland: South Auckland- New Zealand's Climate Change and Oceans by Professor Sir Peter Gluckman
Thu, 12 Dec 2013
NEW ZEALAND'S CLIMATE CHANGE AND OCEANS by Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of New Zealand. Held at the...
Tauranga: Christmas get- together for all F & B walkers.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013
At Quarry Park, Te Puna Pavilion. 10. 30 am / 1 .00pm (Gold coin donation to cover rental; bring something for a Pot- luck luncheon; tea and coffee...
Rangitikei: BBQ at Awastone Lodge Mangaweka Camping Ground
Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Hosted by Paul Eames
Southland:Te Rere Penguin Count
Sat, 14 Dec 2013
Sun, 15 Dec 2013
Yeoman's Track is a very pleasant walk, mainly through bush, along a reasonably easy grade taking about 2 hours to reach 'Murderer's Hut'. It...
Auckland: Batwalks 2014
Mon, 6 Jan 2014 - Wed, 29 Jan 2014
Discover the mysteries of these reclusive creatures as we search the sky at dusk. Luck is the name of the game with this and good eyes a must for...
Ashburton: Field Trip- St Mary's Range, Awakino
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 - Sat, 11 Jan 2014
Our annual venture into the alpine zone takes us to the Waitaki Valley. We will stay in Awakino Ski Club hut ($25 pp/pn) with an optional extra...
Dunedin and Waitaki: Field Trip to St Mary’s Range
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 - Mon, 13 Jan 2014
St Mary’s Range, weekend based at Awakino ski club hut- with Waitaki Branch. Unique alpine plants and landscape. Leader Zuni Steer, zuni20@...
South Otago: Oil Free Future Summit
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 - Sun, 12 Jan 2014
Oil Free Otago is hosting Aotearoa/New Zealand’s first Oil Free Future Summit in Dunedin from 10-12 January 2014. The summit will...
Waitaki: Alpine Botanical trip to St. Mary’s Range
Sat, 11 Jan 2014 - Mon, 13 Jan 2014
We will stay in the Awakino Ski Lodge, near Kurow and spend two days exploring the basin and ridges for alpine plants. No experience necessary...