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Hands on Ecology

24 Oct 2019 - 12 Dec 2019


Thursday 24 October 2019, 9.30am - Thursday 24 October 2019, 12.30pm

Thursday 31 October 2019, 9.30am - Thursday 31 October 2019, 12.30pm

Thursday 7 November 2019, 9.30am - Thursday 7 November 2019, 12.30pm

Thursday 14 November 2019, 9.30am - Thursday 14 November 2019, 12.30pm

Thursday 21 November 2019, 9.30am - Thursday 21 November 2019, 12.30pm

Thursday 28 November 2019, 9.30am - Thursday 28 November 2019, 12.30pm

Saturday 7 December 2019, 9.30am - Saturday 7 December 2019, 12.30pm

Thursday 12 December 2019, 9.30am - Thursday 12 December 2019, 12.30pm

  • 9-week course, 3-hour classes on Thursdays 17 Oct - 12 Dec
  • You are free to attend any of the dates (see conditions in the registration form)

Kaipātiki Project, 17 Lauderdale Rd, Birkdale, Auckland

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09 482 1172


Sam Tu'itahi


Hands-on Ecology free course consists of three-hour classes once a week for nine weeks.

Classes take place mainly in the forest as students are introduced to different aspects of New Zealand’s unique ecology.

From stream care to plant identification Hands-on Ecology is of interest to those who are wanting to learn about our distinctive land. We take all comers from new migrants to conservation professionals and love sharing our appreciation of nature with all.

Hands-on Ecology will upskill those working on restoration projects, pest management and plant nursery work.

This is our regular and a very popular course that inspired many participants to expand their home gardens, change the way they live and even share their acquired knowledge with their local community.

As part of this course, we can support your enrolment and learn towards a free Horticulture Level 3 Certification through Open Polytechnic, in this scenario you must attend each class, otherwise pick available dates in the registration form.


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