Volunteer and have fun with friends and family while doing something good for the environment.

Family planting in Halswell Quarry; photographer Aaron Campbell.

Get involved in a community planting day at Halswell Quarry and help create a more diverse wetland environment and healthy habitat for wildlife.

Locations and meeting points will be posted on the information board on the Stone Cottage on the main driveway.

The July dates are in association with Trees for Canterbury.

Date Time
Saturday 29 May 10am to midday
Saturday 12 June 10am to midday
Saturday 26 June 10am to midday
Saturday 3 July 10am to midday
Saturday 24 July 10am to midday

Help Christchurch City Council Rangers create a more diverse wetland and healthy habitat by under-planting between existing native trees.

What to bring

  • Weather appropriate clothing - layers, rain jacket, hat
  • Gumboots
  • Gardening gloves
  • Water bottle and a snack


Please register your interest in an event by contacting Nigel Morritt at nigel.morritt@ccc.govt.nz or 027 234 1353.

You will receive more information in the week leading up to the event. Planting events may be cancelled if weather is too poor.