March 23, 2016

With a little enthusiasm and willingness to get their hands dirty, the Kirkwood Whānau has shown what can be achieved on te awa. Last September, the whanau got together and planted 155 trees funded by the Honda Tree Fund on a small Waikato District Council reserve adjoining family land next to Turangawaewae Marae.

Whānau planting the first stage of the project.


Six months on and the plants are looking great! Regular rainfall ov...

March 9, 2016

Waikato RiverCare has just completed the last key milestone on the Hakarimata A Extension project. Barakat Contractors have done a great job constructing a 7-wire batten fence to exclude stock from the planting project. This project would not have been possible without support from the Department of Conservation who came on board with funding for surveying and fence construction.

The fencing comes at an important time for the p...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Volunteers Are Our Backbone

June 22, 2020

Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Please reload

© 2015 Waikato RiverCare          Website by