Friends of Te Wairoa covers the region that makes up the Wairoa River catchment. This includes Ararimu, Paparimu, Hunua, Clevedon and Ness Valley.

Friends of Te Wairoa works in a range of areas to maintain and improve the integrity of the second-largest river in the Auckland region. This includes supporting private property owners in native revegetation and pest control efforts.

For support in carrying out pest control on your property or for more information, you can contact the pest control coordinator, Lenny, at

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Get Involved

  1. Subscribe to the project newsletter.

Map your traps and bait stations and keep records

  1. Register on
  2. Join the Friends of Te Wairoa Project
  3. Install the app

Use the app to map your traps and bait stations and to keep records of when they’re rebaited and when captures happen. Watching the App Help videos is the best way to get started.