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Whiritoa Beachcare Group

Year Started: 
1993
Contact Person: 
Jim Dahm
Phone Number: 
(027) 471 8219
E-mail address: 
Group Members: 
25
Address: 
Whiritoa Beach
New Zealand
Ecosystem: 

First Beachcare/Coastcare group formed in NZ (Jan 1993).

Aim: Dune planting and accessway maintenance

Activities: Weed control, access management, education and planting

Parties involved: Local landowners, Ngati Haho, Waikato Regional Council and Hauraki District Council

Sponsors: 
Hauraki District Council Reserves fund and Waikato Regional Council Beachcare programme