Love Your Mountain Day, Maungawhau-Mt. Eden

The Friends of Maungawhau will be  hosting the 5th annual Love Your Mountain Day on Maungawhau-Mt. Eden on
Sunday, December 12, from 10am to 4pm.
Come along and celebrate the environmental diversity and cultural history of our iconic maunga.

  • Take a walk round the mountain, check out the fruit trees, and learn about the volunteer conservation project on the quarried western slope.
  • Free admission to Eden Garden and Government House grounds.
One-hour  guided tours starting at 10.30am and 2.30pm.
Coffee stand in Glenfell Place at the Government House entrance.
  • Learn about the history of Ngati Whatua’s ancestral pa site.
Gather at the summit for one-hour guided walks by Tamaki Hikoi starting at 12.30pm and 2pm.
  • See fascinating displays on Maungawhau’s archaeology, geology and vegetation at the old Tea Kiosk. (Fill in a comment form and be in to win a Weekend Gardener subscription!).

For more information visit http://www.maungawhau.co.nz.
Extra help is needed on the day. If you can spare an hour or two, handing out maps or directing walkers, please call April on 631-0057 or sen an email to: info@maunngawhau.co.nz

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