Hawksbury Lagoon Inc.

Waikouaiti - East Otago - New Zealand

News

September Newsletter

 

August Newsletter


KUKT 2017 newsletter

 

July 2017 flooding event
The HL is at the highest level yet seen due to the exceptional rainfall event. See photos in the Photo Gallery.

Scotia Street causeway upgrade
The causeway surface has been prepared for a new layer of limechip to be spread. Before next winter we will also upgrade the Inverary to Stewart St causeway. This will cost about $1500, any contributions towards this cost would be helpful. Bank account 031737002079900.



Events

September activity plan

 

The next Ki uta ki tai day will be held on Sunday September 17th. All are welcome. Morning tea and lunch provided.






Project Funding

How we are funded and how you can help.. More >>


We have a further supply of our popular Derek Onley Illustrated Tea Towels, if you would like to purchase one contact Julie Gemmell phone 465 7664. They sold out very quickly last time. 
Cost is a reasonable $15.


Tea Towel Image >>


 

Links & Resources


Some books which you may find useful include:

  • Heather, B,  Robertson, H. Onley, D. (2005). The Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand. Pub. Penguin/Viking NZ
  • Hunt, J. (2007). Wetlands of NZ. A Bitter-sweet story.  Pub. Random House NZ
  • Moon, G. (2009). NZ Wetland Birds and their world. Pub. New Holland NZ.
  • NZ Landcare Trust. (2010) Landcare: a practical guide.
  • NZ Landcare Trust (2010). Wetland Restoration: A Handbook for New Zealand Freshwater Systems.Pub Manaaki Whenua Press.
  • Robertson, G. & Peters, M. (2006) Turning the Tide. Pub. Taieri Trust