At the seventh Annual General Meeting Mark Neeson was appointed as the new chairperson for the Trust. Mark has been on the Trust for the last three years and takes over from Grant Baker who continues to be a trustee.read more
The 7th Annual General Meeting of the Trust was held earlier this month. The reports for the year are included in the Reports section of the website.read more
The August edition of the Education Gazette (distributed to schools across the country) has a focus on the environment. It includes an article about the 'Nature is our Classroom' teacher professional learning workshops that Rebecca (Porirua Harbour Trust education coordinator) an…read more
The Porirua Harbour catchment includes all of that area of Wellington and Porirua City where water flows via streams, lagoons and lakes into the Porirua Harbour. This includes the Johnsonville, Churton Park and Tawa catchments that flow down Porirua Stream and its many tributaries; the Whitby, Judgeford, Pauatahanui and Paekaeriki Hill catchments that flow into the Pauatahanui Inlet; the streams in Kenepuru, Elsdon, Porirua East, Takapuwahia and Titahi Bay that flow into the Onepoto Arm; Pukerua Bay and Plimmerton that flow into the Harbour Entrance and Aotea, Papakowhai that flow through the lagoons into the harbour.
Tawa School and Tawa Rotary place "Drain to the Sea" plaques to stormwater drains.7
Cannons Creek senior class cleaning up Onepoto Arm of the Porirua Harbour as part of Love Your Coast month, November 2013.8