2009 Wai Care Expo – Learn – Share – Show


Grey Lynn 2030 is invited to the 2009 Wai Care Expo.

Saturday 23 May 2009 from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm at the Red Lecture Theatre, Unitec Mt Albert Campus, Auckland.

Wai Care is a community-based water quality monitoring, education and action programme. The Wai Care programme includes member councils from Rodney District, North Shore City, Auckland City, Waitakere City, Manukau City and the Papakura District working together to promote the protection and enhancement of the Auckland Region’s fresh water resources.

The Wai Care Annual Event for 2009 is the Wai Care Expo! This event includes:

Mix and Mingle – Wai Care volunteers and others interested in promoting healthy waterways from all corners of the region

Learn – Keynote Speaker: Mel Galbraith, Senior Lecturer, Natural Sciences at the Unitec of New Zealand. Mel is a Council member of the New Zealand Ecological Society and the Auckland Regional Recorder for the Ornithological Society of New Zealand. With twenty years of experience in biology and science education Mel was awarded a Royal Society of New Zealand Science and Mathematics Teacher Fellowship in 1997.

Celebrate – 2009 Wai Care Annual Awards

Learn – Workshop sessions: Stream bugs and native fish; riparian restoration; and Low Impact Design.

Share and Show – Wai Care groups and partners projects and displays

Please RSVP to Tiere Jackson-Riki on telephone (09) 366 2000 extension 8171 or email Tiere.Jackson-Riki@arc.govt.nz no later than 4:00 pm on Wednesday 06 May 2009.