"Make Your Home More Energy Efficient"
Thursday 25 August 2011 - 10 am to 12 noon
Waimarie Community House, 53 Wellington Street, Hamilton East
Workshop looking at the major areas that can be addressed in retrofitting a typical house in Hamilton. If you are considering retrofitting your house or just have a passing interest, join us with Ian Mayes, eco design advisor for Hamilton City Council, as he does an assessment of the Waimarie.
Waimarie: Hamilton East Community Centre
Tel: 858 3453
STOAT TRAPS ON KARIOI MAUNGA
SATURDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2011
LIKELY YOU'VE BEEN MEANING TO CLIMB KARIOI FOREVER - AND NEVER GOT TO IT? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE!!
A Rocha together with Te Whakaoranga O Karioi, the Department of Conservation and the Raglan community are now set to deploy up to 40 stoat traps across Karioi Maunga main track.
Various volunteer options - depending on your fitness, ability and availability. Training will be provided.
Traps will be deployed and set on the Saturday – weather permitting – and checked monthly by volunteers (Sunday is the back-up deployment day).
Please RSVP if you can help on 3 September, or if you would like to be a volunteer at any other time.
If you are not able to volunteer your time perhaps you will consider donating $60 for a stoat trap in your name?
Manaaki Whenua Press
Now in stock – Humpback Whales of the South West Pacific
Glenn Edney was a marine mammal protection officer for DOC in Auckland before heading to Tonga in 1993 to experience his first encounters with humpback whales. He set up a whale watching and diving business so that others could share this incredible experience, and wrote this book to communicate what he has learned about these majestic but vulnerable beings and their environment. RRP $35.00