Uncategorized

Next working bee: Sunday 1 October

This is one of the rare occasions when we change the date of our working bee. Guessing that a number of people will either be celebrating or commiserating the outcome of the election with friends and family next Sunday, we will now have our next working bee on Sunday 1 October.   Still from 10.00 – 12.00, meeting at The Jetty. Hope…

Next Working Bee – Sunday 27 August

Join us this coming Sunday 27th August for some social gardening in Central Park! Meet at The Jetty at 10am. If you enter the park through the main gates at the bottom of Brooklyn Road, Wellington, The Jetty is a few hundred metres along the main path. Just follow the stream! We provide, gloves, equipment and morning tea. We hope…

Next Working Bee: Sunday July 30

Come and join us for our next working bee in Central Park! When: Sunday 30 July, 10am-12pm Where: Meet at the Upstream ‘jetty’ (2 minutes walk upstream from the main Central Park gates at the bottom of Brooklyn Road) Bring: Gardening gloves if you have them. Additional equipment and morning tea will be provided!  

2017 Upstream Art Trail Photos

For those who missed out on the fun of the 2017 Upstream Art Trail in Central Park (or would like to relive the experience) photos of the installations are now available to view on our website! Thanks to Shaun Matthews for capturing the works, and the Park, so beautifully.  

Next working bee: Sunday 26 Feb

Thank you to everyone who has participated in the “extra” working bees over the last month to ensure the park is looking good for the upcoming Upstream Art Trail! We have one last working bee – our regular February one – before the exhibition opens on March 2nd. We will finish off our weeding along the Art Trail route. When: Sunday…

January working bee – join us!

The 2017 Upstream Art Trail is only weeks away (March 2-5)! We want the Park to look its best for the event so are holding an additional working bee this Sunday. Please join us! When: Sunday January 29 10am-12pm Where: Central Park (meet at the ‘jetty’ area, 2 minutes walk upstream from the main gates) Bring: Gardening gloves if you…

2017 Upstream Artist Announcement

It has been an exciting few weeks for the Upstream Art Trail. Our Boosted crowdfunding campaign exceeded its target thanks to the support of our wonderfully generous donors, and we can now reveal the 2017 exhibiting artists! The theme for the upcoming Art Trail is “structure” and the proposed works respond to this theme in delightful and unexpected ways. We…

The Upstream Art Trail needs your support!

Preparations for the next Upstream Art Trail are underway and we need your help to make it as successful as the inaugural event in 2015! The temporary art exhibition will be open to the public from March 2-5 2017 and will showcase the work of 15 emerging artists and designers in the beautiful surrounds of Central Park. Thanks to generous support from…