Predator Free Waiheke gets underway

Predator Free Waiheke gets underway

It’s great to see the article in our local paper about the start of the Predator Free Waiheke project. (Gulf News, 24 Nov 2016, p 20 – not currently available online) The Hauraki Gulf Conservation Trust, DOC and Auckland Council, together with Predator...

Rakitu Island – an emerging sanctuary

We had just come back from walking to the south side of Rakitu when we were hailed by Charmaine Foster, the daughter of the man who last owned Rakitu before it was sold to DOC. Over a cup of tea we learned the story of the island and of her passion to work in...

Action needed to save Hauraki Gulf

Fantastic and inspiring story last week in the Waiheke Weekender (17 December) about local environmental heroes, the Neurenters who privately own The Noises – a group of little islands northwest of Waiheke Island and northeast of Motutapu and Rakino Islands. These...