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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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 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: 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 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: Permaculture talks | 朴门永续生存讲座
27th of March 2024
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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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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.

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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. The festival programme will be released late February 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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REGISTER YOUR EVENT

Events can range from guided nature walks to film screenings, stream restoration days to family bike rides, hands-on workshops and more. You are welcome to include your regular ‘business-as-usual’ events and volunteer sessions, and we encourage you to find ways to make them just a little bit special and festive over EcoFest where possible.

View the 2024 programme for more inspiration on what kind of event you could host. We would love to see more events for men and more hosts from Auckland’s diverse ethnic communities, more hosts from Auckland’s diverse ethnic communities, and more events with a sustainable transport focus. Pick a date and time between Friday 15 March to Sunday 14 April that suits you, and secure your location. The 2024 festival dates include Easter weekend from Friday 29 March to Monday 1 April and the school holidays are from Saturday 13 April.

COLLABORATE

Please get in touch if you’re interested in hosting events in collaboration with other hosts, we may be able to put you in touch with potential collaborators.

If you're interested in connecting with other event hosts, please join our EcoFest Host Whatsapp Group.

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BOOKING SYSTEMS

We encourage you to use your preferred ticketing platform or automated booking system to accept
registrations to your event because it:

✅ Makes booking easier for the public
✅ Sends auto-reminders to those who book
✅ You know who is coming to your event
✅ Helps us track and report the number of participants across all of EcoFest

You might consider using Humanitix or Eventfinda as your ticketing platform. Humanitix is ideal for free events, where Eventfinda is suitable for both free and paid events.

If you are hosting an event in North Auckland, Kaipātiki Project may be able to manage your bookings for you using our own online booking system. If you’d like to choose this option, please have your event details ready, and contact us before registering your planned events.

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AND THANKS TO...

Our key festival funders, who make it possible:

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