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Friday 15 March – Sunday 14 April 2024

EcoFest is an annual month-long festival celebrating the unique environment of Tāmaki Makaurau and how we care for it. Each year, the programme is packed with events, activities, installations and workshops for people of all ages and at any stage of their sustainability journey. From composting workshops to silent disco clean-ups, EcoFest’s aim is to make sustainability fun and accessible, inspiring people to make simple changes to reduce their impact on the environment. Don't forget to check out the released programme to see all the fantastic events lined up for EcoFest 2024!

For the second year running, EcoFest will be held Auckland-wide as a collaboration between EcoMatters Environment Trust, Kaipātiki Project on the North Shore, Beautification Trust in South and East Auckland and Waiheke Resources Trust.

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EXPLORE THE FULL PROGRAMME

Discover the rich tapestry of events in our comprehensive programme, now available for viewing. Plan your EcoFest experience ahead of time to ensure you don't miss out on any exciting activities. The 2024 festival dates include Easter weekend from Friday, 29 March to Monday, 1 April and the school holidays are from Saturday, 13 April.

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HOSTS, PREPARE YOUR EVENTS

Calling all hosts to prepare their events. Whether it's organising guided nature walks or hands-on workshops — infuse your events with the festive spirit of EcoFest. Take this opportunity to make your events engaging and memorable for participants.

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SHARE YOUR FEEDBACK

Your feedback is invaluable in shaping the future of EcoFest. We welcome your thoughts, suggestions, and insights to enhance the festival experience for all. Together, let's ensure EcoFest continues to inspire and empower our community towards sustainable living.

Prepare to immerse yourself in EcoFest 2024 — a celebration of sustainability, community, and collective action. Let's create lasting change for our environment.

 

 

KIA ORA 

AND THANKS TO...

Our key festival funders who make it all possible:

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EcoFest North Events
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EcoFest: Discover Nature through Journaling
13th of March 2024
EcoFest EventNature Journaling is a great way to get back to nature, bringing with it a sense of calm and well-being, an antidote to our busy, tech driven lives.
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EcoFest: Bayview Community Centre - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
15th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Bayview Community Centre is proudly supporting social enterprise Foodtogether to offer fresh and affordable fruit & vegetables at a weekly ‘Pop-Up’.   Come and see us on Friday afternoons between 2. 30pm and 3. 30pm at Bayview Community Centre.
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EcoFest: Birkdale Community House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
15th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up at Birkdale Community House every Friday between 2. 30 and 3. 30 pm.
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EcoFest: Highbury House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
15th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up in Birkenhead every Friday between 1-2pm.
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EcoFest: Join Our Eco-Corridor Team!
15th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

This fun, knowledgable, and dedicated team would love to welcome you and help you get started with ecological restoration work along the eco-corridor. Contact Anne our lead coordinator Anne@rth. org.
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EcoFest: SUBSUME Art Exhibition on Deforestation
15th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

subsume is a contemporary art exhibition exploring the legacy of deforestation as a consequence of colonialisation through a collaborative sound work, a set of digital prints, a series of original frottage tree drawings and a series of mixed media drawing-paintings.
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EcoFest: Restore Lyford Reserve
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Lyford Reserve is an oasis for our urban birds in the heart of Sunnynook.
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EcoFest: Save Our Trees - Sylvan Park
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Ancient park trees are in decline. Join us this EcoFest, to help restore the Sylvan Park area one tree at a time!

We’ll be spreading mulch around the base of the large trees in the grassy area to support their survival.
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EcoFest: Queens – Enchanting Photography Exhibition
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

QUEENS by Kathrin Simon is an enchanting photography exhibition dedicated to showcasing the captivating
beauty and essential role of bees.
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EcoFest: Free The Natives
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

We are a community of local residents of The Landing (Albany) and the surrounding area who would like to enhance the health of our natural environment alongside Lucas Creek whilst connecting with friends and neighbours.
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EcoFest: Seed Drive and Plant Swap
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Bring your own seeds to swap with others or donate them to our Community Seed Library!

Come along to Birkenhead Library, where we will be hosting a seed, seedling and plant swap, courtesy of the Highbury House Seedling Cart.
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EcoFest: Tiny Seeds to Tasty Feasts – LFHW
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us in the world of microgreens, sprouts, and homegrown salads in this interactive workshop. Learn how to cultivate these nutritious greens at home, from seed to harvest, and create a salad using freshly harvested greens, and a wilted green salad dressing.
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EcoFest: Birkenhead Repair Cafe
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Repair Cafés are free events where the community can bring their broken or damaged belongings, and local volunteer experts will do their best to repair them.
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EcoFest: Discover Nature through Journaling
16th of March 2024
EcoFest EventNature Journaling is a great way to get back to nature, bringing with it a sense of calm and well-being, an antidote to our busy, tech driven lives.
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EcoFest: Discover Nature through Journaling
16th of March 2024
EcoFest EventNature Journaling is a great way to get back to nature, bringing with it a sense of calm and well-being, an antidote to our busy, tech driven lives.
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EcoFest: Make Your Mark Nature Event
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us for a day of connection, creativity, and community at the Make Your Mark Nature Event!

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Northcote's newly established greenway, tracing the Te Ara Awataha stream through the heart of the town.
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EcoFest: Climate Anxiety Talk – Apprehension to Action
16th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Coping with uncertainty, anger, fear and grief – in a time of climate disaster?

Join us for an enlightening talk on Climate Anxiety, how to think about it, and how to turn it into action.
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EcoFest: Seva Sound Bath Workshops
17th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Seva Sound Baths restore, revitalize and rejuvenate. These workshops will be hosted for free, to anyone and everyone involved in sustainability mahi in the Auckland region over EcoFest.
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EcoFest: Queens - Enchanting Photography Opening Celebration
17th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

The Opening Celebration for the QUEENS photographic exhibition by Kathrin Simon, is to be held from 4pm on Sunday 17th March 2024 at Lake House Arts. QUEENS is an enchanting photography exhibition dedicated to showcasing the captivating beauty and essential role of bees.
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EcoFest: Restore Taiorahi Reserves with RHB
17th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. These picturesque reserves are in need of regular weeding in several areas. Come along and help out during the week, or the weekend, so that even more varieties of native birds and plants can thrive.
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
19th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: Le Roy Bush Nature Walk
19th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us for a walk through sections of Le Roy’s Bush in Birkenhead, to explore the diverse flora and fauna of this managed bush.
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EcoFest: Restore Centennial Park with CPBS
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with the Centennial Park Bush Society. Join our many hard working regular volunteers who enjoy making a difference!

The society carries out native forest restoration work in Centennial Park and in the surrounding catchment of Campbells Bay, North Shore, Auckland.
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EcoFest: Restore Ōtanerua Reserve with RHB
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays.
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EcoFest: Permaculture Talks
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Diversity or Uniformity? What do you want to have for your garden?

The way how we do gardening reflects our lifestyle. Based on our communities, we can achieve sustainability by adopting a wise lifestyle.  In this workshop, we will discuss the following topics:

Diversity Vs.
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EcoFest: Friends of Oratau Volunteer Morning
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Oratau Reserve runs from Orchard Reserve off Almond Grove out to Lucas Creek and is an important stream outlet and bird corridor. Friends of Oratau Reserve is a volunteer group lead by local resident Pete which was started in February 2019.
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EcoFest: Nature Explorers
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

EXPLORE, LEARN, GROW

We believe that no one is too young to foster a love of te taiao, our natural environment. With this in mind, we have created an immersive, interactive learning programme for children to engage with different aspects of environmental sustainability.
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EcoFest: Earth Beat Festival 2024
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Fiercely independent, pioneering, and proudly deep and meaningful—Earth Beat Music + Arts Festival is the place where you play, revitalise, make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

Boutique, intimate and innovative, Earth Beat Festival NZ is full of experiences that help us release and reconnect to...
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EcoFest: Restore Longmead Reserve with RHB
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Join the Longmead Working Group in Brown’s Bay

Several accessways means that Longmead Reserve is used as a shortcut, and a flat, walking and exercise area.
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EcoFest: Restore Taiorahi Reserves with RHB
20th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. These picturesque reserves are in need of regular weeding in several areas. Come along and help out during the week, or the weekend, so that even more varieties of native birds and plants can thrive.
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EcoFest: Wairau Zero Waste Hub Tour
21st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Come for a behind-the-scenes tour of our zero waste hub and learn all about what we do to divert hundreds of tonnes of household goods from landfill each year.
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
21st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: Composting Workshop Torbay
21st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

At Torbay Community Hall, this composting workshop will be facilitated by Pip and offers an introduction to how to compost with Bokashi bins, worm farms and cold compost bins. Come and discover how easy it is!

Confirmed participants will receive a $40.
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EcoFest: Earth Beat Festival 2024
21st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Fiercely independent, pioneering, and proudly deep and meaningful—Earth Beat Music + Arts Festival is the place where you play, revitalise, make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

Boutique, intimate and innovative, Earth Beat Festival NZ is full of experiences that help us release and reconnect to...
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EcoFest: Sustainable Life Mapping Workshop
21st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us for this Sustainable Life Mapping Workshop and unlock the key to taking your sustainable lifestyle to the next level. If you’re starting your journey towards a greener life and seeking ways to make a greater impact on the climate crisis, this workshop is for you.
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EcoFest: Birkdale Community House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
22nd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up at Birkdale Community House every Friday between 2. 30 and 3. 30 pm.
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EcoFest: Join Our Eco-Corridor Team!
22nd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

This fun, knowledgable, and dedicated team would love to welcome you and help you get started with ecological restoration work along the eco-corridor. Contact Anne our lead coordinator Anne@rth. org.
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EcoFest: Bayview Community Centre - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
22nd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Bayview Community Centre is proudly supporting social enterprise Foodtogether to offer fresh and affordable fruit & vegetables at a weekly ‘Pop-Up’.   Come and see us on Friday afternoons between 2. 30pm and 3. 30pm at Bayview Community Centre.
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EcoFest: Highbury House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
22nd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up in Birkenhead every Friday between 1-2pm.
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EcoFest: Earth Beat Festival 2024
22nd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Fiercely independent, pioneering, and proudly deep and meaningful—Earth Beat Music + Arts Festival is the place where you play, revitalise, make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

Boutique, intimate and innovative, Earth Beat Festival NZ is full of experiences that help us release and reconnect to...
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EcoFest: Restore Okura Bush & Weiti River Reserves with RHB
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Join us for a biodiversity restoration and information sharing session. We are picking up pace after our plantings and the wet winter weather to remove pest plants.
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EcoFest: Coastal Clean-Up
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join one of the biggest clean ups on the North Shore!

Across the Upper Waitematā Harbour area, we are setting up 4 sites for people to head out on boats or kayaks at morning high tide to collect rubbish from those hard-to-reach areas.
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EcoFest: Restore Okoromai-Clansman Reserve with RHB
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. At the end of the Whangaparāoa Peninsula, just before Shakespear Regional Park is this beautiful reserve. RHB has teamed up with local residents to take out the invasive weeds and restore the natural habitat.
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EcoFest: Earth Beat Festival 2024
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Fiercely independent, pioneering, and proudly deep and meaningful—Earth Beat Music + Arts Festival is the place where you play, revitalise, make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

Boutique, intimate and innovative, Earth Beat Festival NZ is full of experiences that help us release and reconnect to...
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EcoFest: Nature Explorers
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

EXPLORE, LEARN, GROW

We believe that no one is too young to foster a love of te taiao, our natural environment. With this in mind, we have created an immersive, interactive learning programme for children to engage with different aspects of environmental sustainability.
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EcoFest: Restore Campbell Glade Reserve with RHB
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Weeding and planting have made a visible difference over the past year that this group has been working at Campbell Glade Reserve. Join this happy team to make this reserve even more special.
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EcoFest: Discover Nature through Journaling
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest EventNature Journaling is a great way to get back to nature, bringing with it a sense of calm and well-being, an antidote to our busy, tech driven lives.
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EcoFest: Discover Nature through Journaling
23rd of March 2024
EcoFest EventNature Journaling is a great way to get back to nature, bringing with it a sense of calm and well-being, an antidote to our busy, tech driven lives.
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EcoFest: Seva Sound Bath Workshops
24th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Seva Sound Baths restore, revitalize and rejuvenate. These workshops will be hosted for free, to anyone and everyone involved in sustainability mahi in the Auckland region over EcoFest.
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EcoFest: Restore Amorino Park with RHB
24th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Last winter we had a fantastic turnout for our first planting day at Amorino Park where local volunteers planted hundreds of native seedlings.
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EcoFest: Earth Beat Festival 2024
24th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Fiercely independent, pioneering, and proudly deep and meaningful—Earth Beat Music + Arts Festival is the place where you play, revitalise, make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!

Boutique, intimate and innovative, Earth Beat Festival NZ is full of experiences that help us release and reconnect to...
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EcoFest: Restore Ōtanerua Reserve with RHB
24th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays.
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EcoFest: Ōtanerua Reserve EcoFete
24th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Come and find out about conservation work going on in your local neighbourhood!

Guided Nature Walks
Learn about ecological restoration, pest plant management and predator control
Find out how to test water quality and meet some freshwater macroinvertebrates (bugs!)
Meet conservation heroes including Hector the Conservation Dog
Enjoy some home baking!
Click Book Now below...
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EcoFest: Better IT for Conservation 1
26th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

There will be two online events with the same agenda. Each event will be one hour with time for questions. We will run through what EcoNet Conservation Activity Management System has to offer people working in conservation and discuss how to get on board.
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
26th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: Restore Centennial Park with CPBS
27th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with the Centennial Park Bush Society. Join our many hard working regular volunteers who enjoy making a difference!

The society carries out native forest restoration work in Centennial Park and in the surrounding catchment of Campbells Bay, North Shore, Auckland.
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EcoFest: Restore Longmead Reserve with RHB
27th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Join the Longmead Working Group in Brown’s Bay

Several accessways means that Longmead Reserve is used as a shortcut, and a flat, walking and exercise area.
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EcoFest: Nature Explorers
27th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

EXPLORE, LEARN, GROW

We believe that no one is too young to foster a love of te taiao, our natural environment. With this in mind, we have created an immersive, interactive learning programme for children to engage with different aspects of environmental sustainability.
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EcoFest: Restore Ōtanerua Reserve with RHB
27th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays.
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EcoFest: Friends of Oratau Volunteer Morning
27th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Oratau Reserve runs from Orchard Reserve off Almond Grove out to Lucas Creek and is an important stream outlet and bird corridor. Friends of Oratau Reserve is a volunteer group lead by local resident Pete which was started in February 2019.
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EcoFest: Permaculture talks | 朴门永续生存讲座
27th of March 2024
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EcoFest: Sustainable Food Gardens Workshop
28th of March 2024
EcoFest EventJoin us for this Sustainable Food Gardens Workshop and transform your garden into an edible oasis that is good for you and for the environment. If you’re interested in growing your own healthy, organic food for you and your whanau, this workshop is for you.
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
28th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: Bayview Community Centre - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
29th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Bayview Community Centre is proudly supporting social enterprise Foodtogether to offer fresh and affordable fruit & vegetables at a weekly ‘Pop-Up’.   Come and see us on Friday afternoons between 2. 30pm and 3. 30pm at Bayview Community Centre.
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EcoFest: Birkdale Community House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
29th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up at Birkdale Community House every Friday between 2. 30 and 3. 30 pm.
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EcoFest: Highbury House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
29th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up in Birkenhead every Friday between 1-2pm.
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EcoFest: Monthly Produce and Tool Swap
30th of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Come along to our monthly Crop and Tool Swap, held at the Orewa Community Garden on the last Saturday of every month. With tools we mean gardening tools, but also tools to make reuse, repair and repurpose easier.
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EcoFest: DIY Bug Hotels
31st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Ever wondered how to make your garden more insect friendly?

An insect friendly garden is a great way to make your garden and home more sustainable and environmentally resilient. All insects play a role in the natural ecosystem, and nature would usually provide ample homes for them.
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EcoFest: Restore Bushglen Reserve with RHB
31st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. This is a very special reserve, with fabulous views from the top of the tracks. A dedicated team has been releasing native trees from invasive weeds and continuously planting.
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EcoFest: Seva Sound Bath Workshops
31st of March 2024
EcoFest Event

Seva Sound Baths restore, revitalize and rejuvenate. These workshops will be hosted for free, to anyone and everyone involved in sustainability mahi in the Auckland region over EcoFest.
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
2nd of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: Nature Explorers
3rd of April 2024
EcoFest Event

EXPLORE, LEARN, GROW

We believe that no one is too young to foster a love of te taiao, our natural environment. With this in mind, we have created an immersive, interactive learning programme for children to engage with different aspects of environmental sustainability.
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EcoFest: Friends of Oratau Volunteer Morning
3rd of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Oratau Reserve runs from Orchard Reserve off Almond Grove out to Lucas Creek and is an important stream outlet and bird corridor. Friends of Oratau Reserve is a volunteer group lead by local resident Pete which was started in February 2019.
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EcoFest: Restore Ōtanerua Reserve with RHB
3rd of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays.
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EcoFest: Restore Longmead Reserve with RHB
3rd of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Join the Longmead Working Group in Brown’s Bay

Several accessways means that Longmead Reserve is used as a shortcut, and a flat, walking and exercise area.
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EcoFest: Restore Centennial Park with CPBS
3rd of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with the Centennial Park Bush Society. Join our many hard working regular volunteers who enjoy making a difference!

The society carries out native forest restoration work in Centennial Park and in the surrounding catchment of Campbells Bay, North Shore, Auckland.
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EcoFest: Friends of Wainoni Park Volunteer Morning
4th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Come and join a group of friendly locals restoring and looking after Wainoni Park. Friends of Wainoni Park meet every Thursday morning from mid February until mid-December (we often have breaks over the school holidays).
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
4th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: April Gardening Guide
4th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

April is here, and the long-lost rainfall has revitalized the garden that has been dry all summer. The night’s temperature has become cooler, and the lawn has finally returned to its former green colour. Plants have sprouted new branches and leaves, and everything is lively.
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EcoFest: Stitch It Up!
4th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Be sustainable with fashion and join Bays Youth Voice and Trash Free Taiaotea in this hands on workshop. Sewing machines will be available at this workshop with guidance from experienced upcycling locals.
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EcoFest: Birkdale Community House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
5th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up at Birkdale Community House every Friday between 2. 30 and 3. 30 pm.
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EcoFest: Join Our Eco-Corridor Team!
5th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

This fun, knowledgable, and dedicated team would love to welcome you and help you get started with ecological restoration work along the eco-corridor. Contact Anne our lead coordinator Anne@rth. org.
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EcoFest: Highbury House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
5th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up in Birkenhead every Friday between 1-2pm.
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EcoFest: Composting Workshop East Coast Bays
5th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

At the East Coast Bays Library, this hands on composting workshop will be facilitated by Pip and offers an introduction on how to compost with the traditional cold composting bins. Come and discover how easy it is!

Confirmed participants will receive a $40.
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EcoFest: Bayview Community Centre - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
5th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Bayview Community Centre is proudly supporting social enterprise Foodtogether to offer fresh and affordable fruit & vegetables at a weekly ‘Pop-Up’.   Come and see us on Friday afternoons between 2. 30pm and 3. 30pm at Bayview Community Centre.
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EcoFest: Restore Bayside Drive Reserve with RHB
6th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Join Friends of Bayside Drive Reserve.
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EcoFest: Auckland Go Green Expo
6th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

New Zealand’s Largest Sustainable Lifestyle Show!

This is your one-stop shop for everything you need to live a sustainable life.
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EcoFest: Free The Natives
6th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

We are a community of local residents of The Landing (Albany) and the surrounding area who would like to enhance the health of our natural environment alongside Lucas Creek whilst connecting with friends and neighbours.
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EcoFest: Restore Centennial Park with CPBS
6th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with the Centennial Park Bush Society. Join our many hard working regular volunteers who enjoy making a difference!

The society carries out native forest restoration work in Centennial Park and in the surrounding catchment of Campbells Bay, North Shore, Auckland.
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EcoFest: Seva Sound Bath Workshops
7th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Seva Sound Baths restore, revitalize and rejuvenate. These workshops will be hosted for free, to anyone and everyone involved in sustainability mahi in the Auckland region over EcoFest.
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EcoFest: Auckland Go Green Expo
7th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

New Zealand’s Largest Sustainable Lifestyle Show!

This is your one-stop shop for everything you need to live a sustainable life.
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EcoFest: Pop-Up Bike Repair
7th of April 2024
Cycle on down to visit Birkenhead Library and make the most of a FREE bike repair, courtesy of Bike Kaipātiki! Join the Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Workshop while you’re here!

No registration required. Organiser: Bike Kaipātiki
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
9th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: Restore Longmead Reserve with RHB
10th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays. Join the Longmead Working Group in Brown’s Bay

Several accessways means that Longmead Reserve is used as a shortcut, and a flat, walking and exercise area.
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EcoFest: Restore Ōtanerua Reserve with RHB
10th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with Restore Hibiscus and Bays.
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EcoFest: Friends of Oratau Volunteer Morning
10th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Oratau Reserve runs from Orchard Reserve off Almond Grove out to Lucas Creek and is an important stream outlet and bird corridor. Friends of Oratau Reserve is a volunteer group lead by local resident Pete which was started in February 2019.
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EcoFest: Nature Explorers
10th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

EXPLORE, LEARN, GROW

We believe that no one is too young to foster a love of te taiao, our natural environment. With this in mind, we have created an immersive, interactive learning programme for children to engage with different aspects of environmental sustainability.
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EcoFest: Restore Centennial Park with CPBS
10th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Get hands-on in the bush this EcoFest, with the Centennial Park Bush Society. Join our many hard working regular volunteers who enjoy making a difference!

The society carries out native forest restoration work in Centennial Park and in the surrounding catchment of Campbells Bay, North Shore, Auckland.
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EcoFest: Friends of Wainoni Park Volunteer Morning
11th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Come and join a group of friendly locals restoring and looking after Wainoni Park. Friends of Wainoni Park meet every Thursday morning from mid February until mid-December (we often have breaks over the school holidays).
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EcoFest: Nursery Team Gatherings
11th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join our weekly nursery team gatherings this EcoFest! Our nursery team meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1 pm – 3 pm (12. 30 pm for a shared lunch), and Thursdays 3 pm to 5pm.
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EcoFest: Better IT for Conservation 1
11th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

There will be two online events with the same agenda. Each event will be one hour with time for questions. We will run through what EcoNet Conservation Activity Management System has to offer people working in conservation and discuss how to get on board.
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EcoFest: Highbury House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
12th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up in Birkenhead every Friday between 1-2pm.
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EcoFest: Birkdale Community House - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
12th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Join us at the Foodtogether Pop-Up at Birkdale Community House every Friday between 2. 30 and 3. 30 pm.
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EcoFest: Bayview Community Centre - Food Together Pop Up – $15.00 bags
12th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Bayview Community Centre is proudly supporting social enterprise Foodtogether to offer fresh and affordable fruit & vegetables at a weekly ‘Pop-Up’.   Come and see us on Friday afternoons between 2. 30pm and 3. 30pm at Bayview Community Centre.
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EcoFest: Join Our Eco-Corridor Team!
12th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

This fun, knowledgable, and dedicated team would love to welcome you and help you get started with ecological restoration work along the eco-corridor. Contact Anne our lead coordinator Anne@rth. org.
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EcoFest: Discover Nature through Journaling
13th of April 2024
EcoFest EventNature Journaling is a great way to get back to nature, bringing with it a sense of calm and well-being, an antidote to our busy, tech driven lives.
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EcoFest: Climate Anxiety Talk – Apprehension to Action
13th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Coping with uncertainty, anger, fear and grief – in a time of climate disaster?

Join us for an enlightening talk on Climate Anxiety, how to think about it, and how to turn it into action.
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EcoFest: Seva Sound Bath Workshops
14th of April 2024
EcoFest Event

Seva Sound Baths restore, revitalize and rejuvenate. These workshops will be hosted for free, to anyone and everyone involved in sustainability mahi in the Auckland region over EcoFest.