Kayak Day 2020

Kayak Day 2020

The VIP Kayak Day, postponed from March, was a huge success with beautiful blue skies, clear water and the best of all: wind in the back upstream! All participants returned to base happy and hungry, keeping our volunteers at the sausage sizzle and home baking stalls...
Lion Team at Matuku Link

Lion Team at Matuku Link

The first and last business planting group of 2020 – thanks to Covid we have had to cancel everyone else. But the team from Lion worked tremendously hard on their volunteer day to make up for that and planted hundreds of trees, shrubs and flaxes. It was right...
Fiftieth Fundraising Forest

Fiftieth Fundraising Forest

What a great day to plant a 50th Forest for Anko’s birthday! Beautiful weather (though a bit windy, look at my hair!), lovely company, great cakes… and we planted our 100 trees as well as some extra flaxes and grasses! Thank you to everyone, from all over...
Sunny September

Sunny September

What a great turnout to enjoy our very sunny working bee in September! We had one group of volunteers in the nursery, one group protecting our plants with a thick layer of mulch, and another group busy with ‘infill’ planting: adding bigger trees where the...
Jobs for Nature

Jobs for Nature

Jobs for Nature are established by the government, through the Department of Conservation, to help the environment as well as help people in a job who are currently unemployed or underemployed. Matuku Link’s proposal was part of the Sustainable Business Network...