Eskdale Reserve Restoration Champions

We runng a regular restoration volunteering in Eskdale Reserve and meet weekly. 

Join other local people and make your mark in this significant ecological area. We are looking for regular volunteers and people who live locally to the reserve to build momentum and stop the spread of pest plants.

Join the Eskdale Reserve volunteers' Facebook Group here to keep updated.

TUESDAY, 9:30am - 12pm

  • Meeting point: Bottom of Merryll Place, Birkdale
  • Worksite: Area around Pā Harakeke

SATURDAY, 9:30am - 12pm

  • Meeting point: Corner of Domain Rd. and Glenfield Rd. (the entrance of the reserve with the cleaning station)
  • Worksite: Area around the cleaning station 

In addition to restoration, planting, pest control and weeding activities, we are working with kākahi/freshwater mussels, titiwai/glowworms and pekapeka/bats.

Bring along your gloves if you have some, water and closed-toe footwear. We will be following all appropriate Health & Safety measures to ensure everyone's safety.

Thank you for all your help and we look forward to seeing you.
Cost: FREE
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What your day may look like

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