There are a number of ways you can volunteer to make our coasts clean and green.

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 Southshore Reserve community planting day

Location Southshore Spit Reserve
Date Saturday 11 August 2018
Time TBA
Where to go Meet at the end of Rockinghorse Road 
Look for signs directing you to planting site which is a short walk into the reserve
Contact Jason Roberts, Council Park Ranger:  (03) 941 7540, 027 224 5906 or
What to bring Wear closed footwear (i.e. not jandals) and bring gardening gloves and a spade

South New Brighton

Tasks include infill planting and maintenance.

Location South New Brighton Park
Date First Sunday of every month
Time 2pm to 4pm
Where to go Meet at South New Brighton Park playground
Contact Pieter Borcherds 027 611 8655
What to bring Tools and gloves provided. Wear closed footwear.


Follow the Sumner Environment Facebook page(external link) for notices of upcoming dune working bees.