Key Facts and Figures

4

community organisations funded

51

community planting days held (large events with over 100 attendees)

794,433

native trees and shrubs planted – (515,216 planted by community, 279,166 planted by contractors)

78,092

volunteer visits to the stream to engage in restoration and education activities

4312.8

cubic metres of weeds removed

1694.2

cubic metres of bamboo removed 

81

house and land purchases

37.3

hectares of land purchased and converted into stormwater reserves

9.3

kms of walk/cycleways constructed in a network of 6 tracks

8

businesses engaged

165

groups have adopted stream areas

31

schools have been engaged

98

art projects completed (over 7000 participants) including:

4

books published

3

theatre/drama productions

9

movies

1

dance performance

3

audio CDs

6

awards won

4

community gardens built

1

rongoa garden (Maori medicinal garden)

1

pā harakeke (flax weaving garden)

 


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