Planting day at Ocean View

Big Rock Primary School pupil Leo Garth (8), fellow pupils (from left) Jasmine Rose (10), Esme Grey (10), Stevie Kahui (11), Armani Ngaia (11), Leith Conway (8) and (rear, left) Saddle Hill Community Board chairman Scott Weatherall and deputy chairman Paul Weir prepare to hold a public planting day at the Ocean View Recreation Reserve tomorrow (10am-noon).

PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH
PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH
The project aims to help restore the sand dunes through planting about 2000 pingao grasses.

Anyone wanting to take part can meet at the freedom camping reserve in Brighton Rd, Ocean View, and bring a spade if possible. A barbecue lunch will be provided afterwards. 

 

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