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Harbour Clean-up

Harbour Clean-up

Join us in celebrating the launch of the Whaka-Ora Healthy Harbour plan and Sea Week with a harbour clean-up and BBQ. When: Friday 9 March 4:30-6:30 pm Where: Lyttelton – Naval Point, Erskine Point Diamond Harbour – Community Centre, 2A Waipapa Ave...
Future-proofing Whakaraupo/Lyttelton Harbour

Future-proofing Whakaraupo/Lyttelton Harbour

Kia ora koutou katoa. When Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, Environment Canterbury, Christchurch City Council, and the Lyttelton Port Company signed a Memorandum of Understanding committing to work together to create an action plan for restoring the...
Looking towards the future of Whakaraupō/ Lyttelton Harbour

Looking towards the future of Whakaraupō/ Lyttelton Harbour

Improving the health of the harbour is a goal we can all strive for and contribute towards. August marks the one year anniversary since Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, Environment Canterbury, Christchurch City Council, and the Lyttelton Port Company...
Unexpected algae find

Unexpected algae find

ECO SYSTEM: Research on Lyttelton Harbour’s reefs has unearthed some interesting results. A JAPANESE algae which invaded Lyttelton Harbour in the mid-80s has not had the negative effect it could have. That is one of the outcomes of research into the harbour’s reefs,...
New partnership focuses on Lyttelton Harbour

New partnership focuses on Lyttelton Harbour

A new initiative to restore the health of Lyttelton Harbour/Whakaraupō was launched today. The initiative will see five major players in the management of Whakaraupō/ Lyttelton Harbour – Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, Environment Canterbury,...