The Wakatipu Reforestation Trust shared their spring planting dates with us. It was some of this group that helped us on our Planting Day by preparing the holes for the children to plant the Carex into. There a few in our area that you might like to go to.
If you want to know more information please check out their facebook page.
LAKE HAYES ROAD SIDE - 24th September
WHERE: Lake Hayes South Shore Road Side(please park at Lake Hayes Pavilion and walk 5/10mins back along track towards south shore as there is no parking at the site) WHEN: Sat 24th Sept, 9am - 12noonBRING: Gloves, shovel, water, good footwear..... and friends, family and enthusiasm!
This is situated at this end very close to the road.
LAKE HAYES PROJECT GOLD - 8th OctoberWHERE: Lake Haye West Shore (accessed by a 5/10 minute walk along the trail from Rutherford Road) WHEN: Sat 8th Oct, 9am - 12noonBRING: Gloves, shovel, water, good footwear..... and friends, family and enthusiasm!
This is on the Slope down side of the lake
Also Briana Pringle shared with us that the Lake Hayes Community Association is holding a planting day at the end of Widgeon Place on Sunday the 18th of September. i'm assuming that it will run from 9am till 12 and that you will need gloves, shovel, water, good footwear etc.
We will be holding another planting day down at the Wetlands late October/early November.