Join Christchurch City Council and Avon Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust(external link) every Sunday afternoon to help maintain Charlesworth Reserve. Tasks depend on the season and weather but generally involve planting, pruning, watering and invasive weed removal. There are also opportunities to monitor wildlife such as spiders, moths, birds and skinks, to find out how successful the restoration work has been.
- From the end of September to the end of March, working bees run Sunday from 3pm to 5pm.
- From the beginning of April to the end of September, working bees run Sunday from 2pm to 4pm.
- Trees for Canterbury public planting day for 2021 is Sunday 16 May, 10 am - 12 pm.
Access Charlesworth Reserve from Charlesworth Street, Ferrymead. There is plenty of car parking available.
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