Sculpture park sows seeds of renewal at Easter

Fancy making a native seed bomb, learning the fine art of plant propagation or understand how to prune a tree with an eye to its future?

The Sculpture Park at Waitakaruru is offering workshops by experts on all those topics and more over Easter in its Seeds of Renewal event – all for the normal park entry price.

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EVs to charge in Tamahere

Tamahere is to join the electric vehicle (EV) revolution with installation of a public, 50kW DC, fast EV charger at the village centre.

The arrival of the ChargeNet rapid charger will make Tamahere part of a growing nationwide network fast closing on the goal of a charger every 75km along New Zealand’s main state highways.

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Teamwork best on climate

We can all make personal efforts to lessen our impact on Aotearoa-New Zealand and the planet but a more effective way – like our action on Covid-19 – will be as a team of five million.

One of the most important teamwork opportunities is presented by the Climate Change Commission/He Pou a Rangi, which recently released its draft advice to Government on the steps Aotearoa must take to drastically reduce greenhouse gas emissions and address climate change.

Public consultation on the draft advice runs until March 28, 2021 and can be as easy as filling out a survey here.

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