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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 Free NZ, whose...

Getting kids hooked on nature

Getting kids hooked on nature

Environmental writer Emma Marris, in a recent TED Talk, spoke of the need to get children interested in nature so that they will appreciate and value it. While adults can enjoy walking for hours in a secluded forest, your average child needs a different sort of...

Two Great Barrier trips for women this summer

Two Great Barrier trips for women this summer

We will be leading two more trips to Great Barrier island for women this summer, including our first Wellbeing Retreat! For both trips we'll be based at gorgeous Fitzroy House in the Glenfern Sanctuary in Port Fitzroy harbour. Great Barrier Adventure Walk for Women...

New guides help you connect with nature

New guides help you connect with nature

We are pleased to announce we have three new guides in our team for the summer season at Walking By Nature. Kim Wesney has lived on Waiheke for over 20 years and loves exploring the wide range of natural environments that exist on the island. She has a great interest...

Waiheke Walking Festival just a month away

Waiheke Walking Festival just a month away

The annual Waiheke Walking Festival is on from 19-27 November. Now in its 7th year, the festival is going from strength to strength. With 50 walks covering a wide variety of themes, the festival has something for everyone, so we expect Waiheke Island will be buzzing!...

Waiheke walking weather is here!

Waiheke walking weather is here!

As the weather warms up we're looking forward to guiding more and more groups and individuals over Waiheke Island to experience the best of New Zealand nature, learning about the flora, fauna and ecology of the Hauraki Gulf. We've had a busy few weeks guiding groups...


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