NZ has celebrated Arbor Day since 1977 on 5 June, which is also World Environment Day
. Below are a few of the events happening up and down the country around that date. Keep an eye on the NZ Arb Facebook page for other Arbor Day events near you.
Upcoming dates and locations:
FRI 1 JUNE: WAIWHAKAREKE NATURAL HERITAGE PARK ARBOR DAY TREE PLANTING (HAMILTON)
Arbor Day is celebrated in Hamilton each year with the planting of trees at the Waiwhakareke Natural Heritage Park. As well as practical environmental education, community planting is a great way to engage your students in a positive action through participation in addressing environmental issues.
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ONLINE: Trees that Count Arbor Day Fundraiser
Trees that Count
are encouraging New Zealanders to pledge money for native trees.
Register your pledge today and you'll add to the live online count, then get together on Arbor Day and plant your tree.
If you are unable to plant, you can donate a tree for $10, which we will plant on your behalf.