Coastal Clean Up - Dunedin

Organised by:Our Seas, Our Future (OSOF)

  • Start Date:

  • To:

  • Time:

    12.00 to 16.00
  • Location:

    St Kilda Surf Club, John Wilson Ocean Drive, Dunedin
  • Description:

    Where? Beaches and coastal environments around Dunedin. You choose the area and go for it!

    Meeting Place? St Kilda Surf Club, John Wilson Ocean Drive. Please meet here between 12:00pm - 12:30pm.

    All you need to do is come down to the meeting place and collect your rubbish bags and gloves. You can then head out to a beach of your choice to start picking up rubbish.

    Places to clean:

    St Kilda/St Clair
    Tomahawk and Smaills Beach
    Sandfly Bay
    Allans Beach
    Papanui and Hoopers Inlet

    Low tide is at:

    What to bring:
    • Closed-toe and sturdy shoes (such as sports shoes/ cross trainers/ tramping boots)
    • Warm clothing: Check the weather and dress appropriately
    • Sun screen and hat
    • Camera (please send photos to osofgroup@gmail.com)
    • Lunch and snacks
    • Water

    Refreshments and treats at St Kilda Surf Club from 1pm.

    This event is open to everyone who would like to take part in keeping Dunedin’s coastline clean and beautiful, however under 18 year olds must be supervised by a parent or guardian. We recommend looking for rubbish in pairs or groups for safety (and some good company).

    When you are done with your rubbish collecting, please bring it back to the meeting place for collection. If you cannot bring the rubbish back (too heavy or hazardous), make sure that you leave your rubbish protected from wind and well above the high tide mark. Provide us with clear instructions of where it is and we can pick it up later.

    For more information please email: osofgroup@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook.