The volunteer planting programme enhances native forest in designated areas of Victoria Park on the Port Hills.

Two young volunteers at Styx Mill planting day. Victoria Park planting day

Come join in our public planting day and contribute to the restoration of Victoria Park. Volunteer and have fun with friends and family while doing something good for the environment.

Planting days may be cancelled if the weather is poor.

Meeting point

The middle car park, opposite the entrance to the dog exercise park.

Turn onto Victoria Park Road from Hackthorne Road and travel up through the park, the car park is on your right. 

What to bring

  • Clothes for all weather, sun hat or woolly hat
  • Sturdy boots or gumboots
  • Gloves.
Date Time Location Contact
26 August 10am to 12noon Victoria Park Robbie Hewson 027 459 2891 or