Mahi on the Maunga - Planting Days

Nau mai, haere mai!

Join us for a planting session on the Maunga. Help to restore native vegetation and habitat for native wildlife, and to strengthen the mauri (life force) of these taonga tuku iho (treasures handed down).



Numbers are limited so please register your interest by email to [email protected] 


Event Information

Te Pane o Mataoho / Te Ara Pueru / Māngere Mountain

  • Saturday 12 June AND Saturday 21 August 2021
  • 10am to 1pm
  • Meet at the playground up from the Māngere Memorial Hall


Ōhuiarangi / Pigeon Mountain

  • Saturday 26 June 2021
  • 10am to 1pm
  • Meet at the Maunga carpark off Pigeon Mountain Road


Ōtāhuhu / Mt Richmond

  • Saturday 3 July 2021 AND Sunday 1 August
  • 10am to 1pm
  • Meet at the Maunga carpark off Great South Road


Pukewīwī / Puketāpapa / Mt Roskill

  • Saturday 24 July, 2021
  • 10am to 1pm
  • Meet at the cul-de-sac end of Roseman Avenue


What to bring

Bring your own spade and gardening gloves if you have them. Some spades will be provided, along with sunscreen, water, and light refreshments. Dress prepared for wet conditions and wear strong covered shoes or boots. Help fight against Kauri Dieback disease. Bring only clean footwear and equipment. 


Contact us

If you have any questions about the events, please email us at [email protected] 


Image: Tūpuna Maunga Authority planting day at Ōhuiarangi / Pigeon Mountain 2019