Upcoming Events

Here’s the best place to find out what’s happening at the Project, plus we’ll also feature other conservation related events.  To learn more about what our volunteers get up to, click here


Volunteer Wednesday

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

WORK DAY - RTI's: rodent tracking index monitoring. The tracking tunnels need to be done to determine how well the recent baiting operation has gone. Arrive at the kohanga ready to go at 9am, before heading out to place or retrieve ink cards from the

Volunteer Wednesday

November 4 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

WORK DAY - Goodnature trap monitoring. Assist us to maintain our A24 traps in the southern realms of the forest. Due to the nature of the terrain, fit and capable volunteers are required. The meeting point for this work may not be the kohanga, so

Volunteer Wednesday

November 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

DISCOVERY DAY - The Butterflies of Aongatete Forest (tbc). What are Discovery Days? Join us for the morning and be rewarded by discovering aspects of the Project and the forest you might not have seen before. Each Discovery Day has a different theme and these

Volunteer Saturday

November 28 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

It's the final baiting operation for the year! We're recording uptake from Oct, and then refreshing with new bait to ensure rats are managed whilst our amazing birds raise their chicks. There is a delicious celebratory BBQ breakfast on offer to thank our volunteers for

Volunteer Wednesday

December 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

WORK DAY - we'll be completing any remaining bait lines from last Saturdays diphacinone operation. Arrive at the kohanga ready to go at 9am, and enjoy a morning cuppa and a chat before you head home at 12. Bring clothing and footwear suitable for walking both

Volunteer Wednesday

December 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Last WORK DAY for 2020! Time for a bit of track and trap maintenance. Meet at the kohanga at 9am. Clothing and footwear should be suitable for walking off track and any unexpected weather conditions, plus bring a backpack, gloves and carry a full bottle