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Wellington Coastal Clean-up Extravaganza

Organised by:Year of the Coast 2012

  • Start Date:

  • To:

  • Time:

    11am to 12pm
  • Location:

    Wellington, New Zealand
  • Description:

    On Sunday 16 September there will be a huge clean-up around the Wellington coastline, as part of Conservation Week, Keep New Zealand Beautiful Week and the internationally celebrated ‘Clean up the World’ weekend. 

    We want you to get involved and help clean up as much of Wellington’s coastline as possible, whether it’s Porirua Harbour, Wellington Harbour, along the South Coast or even further afield.

    We will provide gloves and bags, you just need to bring suitable clothing and a great attitude!

    The locations are:
    Makara Beach (meet at the estuary end of the beach)
    Oriental Bay (meet at the Port Nicholson Yacht Club)
    Evans Bay (meet at the marina)
    Island Bay
    Owhiro Bay
    Te Raekaihau Point
    Hungerford Road (by Dorrie Leslie Park)
    Houghton Bay
    Lyall Bay
    Tarakena Bay
    Moa Point
    Breaker Bay 

    Hope to see you there and together let’s keep our coast free of rubbish! 

    Clean-up locations for Porirua and Hutt City are listed separately.