Join us for a Tree-Planting Day at Snapper Bay, Motuihe Island on Sunday 18th August 2019

We invite you and your family & friends to a Tree-Planting Day at Snapper Bay, Motuihe Island on Sunday 18th August 2019 from 9 am to 3:30 pm

see  for Motuihe Restoration Trust.

Prebook your Ferry ticket by phone:  0800 FULLERS or 367 9111 to ensure a booking.

(Request volunteer rates for payment. Refunded if ferry departure is cancelled.

Return fare:  $25.20 adult, $12.60 under 16 (after volunteer -30% disc.)  

Come by train or park in the Downtown car park.

Obtain a Volunteer card from a Motuihe representative near Pier 1 ticket office before 9 am.

Then collect your prebooked ferry ticket from Fuller’s ticket office.

(You can purchase tickets at Fuller’s ticket office, but you run the risk of missing out if full.)

Ferry departs 9:15 am from Pier 2, Ferry terminal.   Returns 3:30 /arr. 4:15 pm.

Enjoy the fellowship of working together, restoring this fabulous island, planting and weeding or nursery planting work.

Family, friends & Rotaract are welcome to join us.

WHAT TO BRING: Gloves, outdoor shoes or boots for digging, warm gear, maybe hedge clippers.

FOOD & DRINK: Please bring your own lunch & plenty to drink all day. Motuihe Trust will provide BBQ sausages, bread & sauce & tea.

PLEASE R.S.V.P at least 4 days before to

We are trying to arrange nice weather, but if in doubt please ring 0800-668 8443 after 7.00am on the Sunday morning.    

For further information contact:  Rob Wills (Mob 027-561 8472)

Remember… “the success of the Motuihe Project relies on the island remaining pest-free. You can do your bit by checking your gear and footwear for stowaways – rats, mice, Argentine ants, rainbow skinks, soil and seeds before you leave the mainland.

Check out the biosecurity sheet here or Fullers or visit for more information.”