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Taranaki Tree Trust Tree Planting Workshop

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  • Sun 6 May ’12, 11:00am – 1:00pm


Hollard Gardens, 1686 Upper Manaia Rd, Kaponga


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

The practical, environmental and financial aspects of planting native trees will be explained to home gardeners and lifestyle block owners at this free workshop.

Representatives of the Taranaki Tree Trust, Taranaki Regional Council, the QEII Trust and Fish and Game Taranaki will offer tips and information at the workshop, which will also feature seedling giveaways and a sausage sizzle.

Items for discussion will include:

What to plant and where to plant it
Where to get native plants
How to create habitats for native wildlife
The advice given to farmers in the Taranaki Regional Council’s Riparian Management Programme
QEII covenants and their emphasis on tree planting
How planting is a major focus for protecting and enhancing key native ecosystems in the region

Workshop participants will also tour the extensive plantings of native trees at Hollard Gardens.

Sunday's workshop runs from 11am to 1pm. It is part of a year-round programme of free events at Hollard Gardens, Pukeiti and Tupare, the three heritage gardens owned and managed by the Taranaki Regional Council on behalf of the people of the region.

For more information, see www.hollardgardens.info, www.pukeiti.org.nz and www.tupare.info. Social media users can also follow the Regional Gardens on Facebook (TaranakiRegionalGardens) and Twitter (@TaranakiRG).

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