December 16, 2019

Thank you to the Communications Team from AMP Financial Services who supported volunteers Keith, Roger and Dennis in Akoranga Reserve last month.

They certainly put them to work moving abandon truck tyres, removed honeysuckle down by the stream and planting new trees.

December 16, 2019

Thank you to the amazing volunteers of Rotary Birkenhead and special guest Santa for holding the iconic Birkenhead Village Santa Parade last weekend.

The Pest Free Kaipātiki magical kauri forest and all its birds'n bees, frogs who yap and rats caught in traps were out t...

December 6, 2019

The team at Pest Free Kaipaitki have come up with a great Christmas gift idea for you that supports nesting and food source for birds.

Give the gift of a BIG native tree this Christmas!

Christmas Gift Certificate

By purchasing a tree you will be given a certificate to giv...

November 28, 2019

This summer, Pest Free Kaipātiki plans to deliver letters to 12,000 properties across Kaipātiki in streets where our target pest plant species have previously been reported, i.e. those properties that we know are host to moth plant, woolly nightshade, wild ginger and o...

November 28, 2019

As you get stuck into your summer weeding at home, around your neighbourhood and in your local reserve, please remember to make good use of our community pest plant disposal bins!

All residents within the Kaipātiki Local Board area can use these bins for FREE to safely...

October 11, 2019

Pest Free Kaipātiki Restoration Society (PFK) is holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday, 11 November at the Northcote Birkenhead Yacht Club, Birkenhead Wharf, Hinemoa St, Birkenhead, Auckland 0626.

At this meeting, along with a review of the PFK’s business...

October 11, 2019

In celebration of the launch of our first three Ecological Halos in Kaipatiki we held our first every Street Champions event on the 3rd October.

Our Street Champions are extraordinary people that push, prod and sometime tackle joggers when they run-by (well almost) to e...

October 11, 2019

Thank you to the amazing team at Naylor Love who worked so hard in Spinalla Reserve in Bayview.

They cleared an amazing 11 giant black composting bags of tradescantia  and some ginger in just two hours!

Thank you to our awesome local residents Angela, Eric and the Pest F...

October 10, 2019

If you've been following local conservation news lately you would have probably heard that $9 million is to be spent on track upgrades, cleaning stations and track changes within Kaipatiki.

This is a huge result!

The projects and funding from the Kaipatiki Local Board &...

September 25, 2019

Finally all the results of August’s Citizen Science Month are in! A big thank you to all the volunteers who got involved and monitored reserve chew card lines, and to those of you at home and on the streets who reported weeds, bird counts, created photopoints and regis...