Conservation land is where our hearts catch alight and lifelong memories are made

I am thinking back to a visit to Sailors Grave and the walk through Conservation Land there. We surfed in the day and stayed late into the night watching the sunset. It’s the only place I’ve ever seen fireflies in my life and I will never forget the magic of the moment. Everything about it Read more about Conservation land is where our hearts catch alight and lifelong memories are made[…]

Why are we destroying mountains so just a few can profit?

On the 8th of August 2014 the Department of Conservation announced that they had granted New Talisman Gold Mine Ltd an “Authority to Enter and Operate” within Conservation Estate in the heart of Karangahake Mountain. This was a total shock to us the locals of the area, who on further investigation discovered that an non-notified Read more about Why are we destroying mountains so just a few can profit?[…]

Save Kahurangi National Park from a road

The proposed road through Kahurangi National Park is absolute madness. see stuff website story – link here http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/destinations/nz/93406768/paving-paradise-the-case-against-building-a-road-through-kahurangi-national-park this is one of NZ’s most awesome coastal forest. Walk through it not drive, drive around it and leave it be