Trees and native plants are important in helping to keep our precious Earth healthy. TOCK has heard about some wonderful tree planting events which are happening in the Christchurch district over the coming months so thought he would share them with you.Perhaps you might like to get involved in helping to plant some native trees with your family or school:-
Saturday 24th July: Halswell Quarry Park, 10 to 12, follow signs from the Kennedys Rd carpark
Sunday 1st August: Orton Bradley Park, 10 to 12, follow signs from the main entrance.
Saturday 14th August: Southshore Reserve, 10 to 12, follow signs from the entrance.
Sunday 22nd August: The Groynes, 10.30 to 12.30 follow the signs from the main entrance.
Saturday 18th September: Travis Wetland Reserve, 10-12. Follow the sings from the Beach Road carpark.
October 10th: Cranford Basin, Matariki Tu Rākau Commemoration Planting, 10 to 12. This will be held at the 103 Philpots Road, Gumboots Highly Recommended.
For more details check out Trees for Canterbury facebook page.
Also check out the Christchurch City Council Volunteer in parks events on the Christchurch City Council website.