Hawksbury Lagoon Inc.

Waikouaiti - East Otago - New Zealand


Wetland Restoration Symposium 2018 - registration now open!
Links to the 2016 Symposium are on this page also.

Our next planting day will be on Sunday October 14th. We will be gathering at the Stewart Street entrance at 9am. You are welcome to join us for the full day (lunch is provided) or for as long as you are able.

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.

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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