Category Archive: Work Days

Aug 25 2011

Workday Saturday August 27th

This Saturday is another winter workday, usual 9.30am carpark meet for Health & Safety pep talk We will be focusing on (a) clearing more debris around the main spring observation deck and (b) clearing/opening up from the carpark main stream bridge to the first small foot bridge. As Living Legends/Project Crimson is scheduled for 11th …

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Jul 21 2011

Workday this Saturday July 23rd

we have a scheduled work day this Saturday at usual time of 9.30am start, we will be continuing along the stream side as we have been doing recently. Wheelbarrows, rakes, loppers, etc will be the tools of the day, waders or wetsuits may be applicable. The work done below the main spring last time was …

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Jun 01 2011

Special Thanks

(from Jerry Douglas) A special thank you goes to Gary Coker, who provided a commercial chipper machine free of charge, to enable us to clear a massive pile of branches etc., that we had accumulated over the last couple of workdays. Gary has also said that he will join our Society as he felt that …

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May 26 2011

This Saturday Workday

(from Cherry Douglas, Treasurer) Provided the weather is acceptable we will be having another “fun” day at the springs again this Saturday. Meet in the carpark at 9.30 am, bring rakes, loppers, gloves, etc and we will continue along the main walking track opening up the vista. Please feel free to join us for a …

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May 03 2011

Special Day


(by Herma) Last Saturday was a special day for me, as “my tree” ( a present from HSIS) was planted near the head spring. It was at the end of the HSIS work morning, in bright sunshine after days of rain, which made it even more pleasant. Here’s my Kowhai on the way! And this …

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Apr 29 2011

Workday 30 April


The next workday is this coming Saturday ( 30th April), when we will meet as usual at 9.30 a.m at the carpark for our health and safety briefing along with allocations of tasks for the session. Everyone is welcome to attend and bring rakes, loppers, forks etc., as we will be continuing the track cleanup …

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Mar 29 2011

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Feb 24 2011

This Saturday Feb.26th: Work Day


(by Cherry Douglas) Good morning all – this Saturday is the first of this years work days. We will be concentrating on working along the main walking track, so we will need loppers, rakes, gloves, weedspray (under supervision of course) , possibly  weed eaters, wheelbarrows and/or little trailers behind ride-ons. Usual meet time in the …

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