Notice: The Great Inanga Exploration Workshop
Notice: The Great Inanga Exploration
Please come along and join us for
“The Great Inanga Exploration”!
GWRC, NSF, VUWCEL, Whitebait Connections, and the Island Bay
Marine Education Centre will be hosting a free whitebait
workshop this Sunday (30 March) for the general public. This
workshop will cover: the historical and cultural implication
of inanga, methods for restoring whitebait spawning
habitats, the whitebait life cycle, and tips for
Otaihanga Domain in the Waikanae
Rainy day alternative: Otaihanga Boat
When: Sunday 30
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Pukeahu Park : ANZAC 100th Anniversary Dawn Service In Pictures
Roughly 18,000 people gathered this morning at Pukeahu Memorial Park for the Anzac day centenary. Anticipating the large turnout, patrons arrived as early as 4.30. It was virtually impossible to get near the Memorial after 5am. By 6, the crowds on Taranaki Street had stretched as far back as the Z Petrol station.
The screens erected around the park displayed the live events to those who had turned up. The heat generated by the huge number of people caused many to take a turn. Medics and ambulances were on hand for the fainting crowd members. Only twenty minutes into the ceremony, one medic said they had already dealt with 15 to 20 spells. More>>
Reflections On The Day.