Community Tree Planting in Christchurch 2024

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:-

For more details check out Trees for Canterbury facebook page.

Sunday 5th May: Charlesworth Reserve. Parking on Charlesworth St, 10 to 12| Map

Saturday 25th May:  Barnett Park , enter off the end of Bayview Road 1 – 3pm | Map

Sunday 30th June: 64 Turners Road, this is held in conjunction with GreengearTreeTech and Styx Living Laboratory, 10 – 12/ Map

Sunday 7th July: Styx Mill Conservation ReserveMeet at the main carpark area, 10.30 – 12.30 Map

Saturday 20th July: Halswell Quarry Park, 10 to 12, follow signs from the Kennedys Rd carpark. | Map

Sunday 4th August: Orton Bradley Park, 10 to 12, follow signs from the main entrance. | Map

Cancelled ; Southshore Reserve, 10 to 12, follow signs from the entrance.| Map

Sunday 25th August
: The Groynes, 10.30 to 12.30 follow the signs from car park 1| Map

Saturday 7th September: Horseshoe Lake Reserve, 10 to 12.  Entrance to the site will be off Kingsford Street which runs off New Brighton Road | Map

 Sunday October; 6th Cranford Basin, , 10 to 12.  Entrance will be on Winters Road off QE2 drive.  Follow the signs., Gumboots Highly Reccommended. | Map

Saturday 19th October: Travis Wetland Reserve, 10-12. The planting will be accessed from Beach Road Carpark | Map

Also check out the Christchurch City Council Volunteer in parks events on the Christchurch City Council website for details of other tree planting and mainentance volunteer events happening in the Christchurch area.