Halswell Quarry Park planting days are restoring native wetland swales into the park. Volunteer and have fun with friends and family, while doing something good for the environment.

Ranger Robbie Hewson and volunteers planting a swale in Halswell Quarry Park. Where to meet

Location map outside the single story stone cottage which is on the main drive off Kennedys Bush Road. Follow directions to site.

What to bring

  • Clothes for all weather, sun hat or woolly hat
  • Gumboots and gloves

Dates and times

2017 Date Time Project
Saturday 20 May 10am to 12noon Halswell Quarry Conservation Area
Saturday 3 June 10am to 12noon Arbor Day planting - HQ Conservation Area
Saturday 24 June 10am to 12noon HQ Conservation Area
Saturday 15 July 10am to 12noon Findlay's Swale
Saturday August 10am to 12noon Kennedys Bush road boundary
Saturday 23 September 10am to 12noon In association with Trees for Canterbury


For more information, contact Robbie Hewson on 027 459 2891 or Robbie.Hewson@ccc.govt.nz.

Planting events may be cancelled if weather is too poor, contact Robbie for updates.