Also visit conservationweek.org.nz for cool activities.
How can you get involved locally?
Te Kakano Community nursery needs volunteers all year round www.tekakano.org.nz
QLDC Tree planting on Ruby Island: Look out for adverts in the papers
Wastebusters is contributing to Keep New Zealand Beautiful with a clean up of the road sides from Wanaka to the airport this Friday the 11th, from 8 onwards. If you want to do your own clean-up, call Ivy (443 8606 ext 7) to arrange bags and gloves.
Also check out http://www.sustainablewanaka.co.nz for ongoing local projects.
Last but not least, Wanaka DOC office has volunteer info for Buff Weka, Hut wardens, Project Crimson…
All these organisations warmly welcome young people participation and are happy to share their knowledge. Get involved & Who knows!