Predator Free Franklin is the hub for a growing number of community led projects in the Franklin area. Our part of New Zealand is still blessed with remnants of the natural treasures once widespread in this area.
Our native flora and fauna are under continual pressure from introduced species with many on the brink of extinction. Fortunately public awareness and technological break throughs are quickly turning the tide.
Patumahoe Hub Day
March 20, 2020 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Patumahoe Friday March 20th 2.30 – 6.00pm. Clive Howe Fields carpark starting straight after school assembly.
Waiau Pa Hub Day
March 21, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Waiau Pa Saturday March 21st 10.00 – 12.00pm. Waiua Pa Hall
Whakaupoko Landcare Meeting
March 23, 2020 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St Bride's Church, 32 Findlay Road, Mauku 2678, New Zealand
The first meeting will be Monday March 23rd 7.00 – 900pm.
Martin Callaghan will be our first guest speaker. Martin has been involved in the Horticulture industry for many years and is involved in exciting new developments. He will be discussing Sustainable Horticulture with a focus on both Vegetable and Orchard production.
Also he will background his experiences in the North Waikato with establishing up to 40ha of native bush in a challenging environment of droughts, goats and deer.