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July working bees: Sun 17th and Sun 31st

This month we are holding an additional working bee on Sunday the 17th of July as we have lots of lovely trees that need planting. The working bee on the last Sunday of the month will proceed as usual. Come and join us for one or both! When: Sunday 17th of July 10am-12pm and Sunday 31st July 10am-12pm Where: Brooklyn’s Central Park…

Artist Gabby O’Connor has a new exhibition: Studio Antartica

Wellington artist (and Upstream Art Trail collaborator) Gabby O’Connor has an exciting new exhibition! Studio Antartica opened at Pataka Art + Museum in Porirua last Sunday and runs until the 18th of September. The installation was inspired by Gabby’s 2015 trip to Antartica where she spent several weeks making and researching her art in a shipping container laboratory on the ice.…

Next Working Bee: Sunday May 29

Our next Upstream working bee will take place on Sunday the 29th of May. We meet at the ‘jetty’ area at 10am (2 mins walk upstream from the main Central Park entrance) and work until 12pm, with coffee and morning tea provided midway through the morning. Newcomers are always welcome – come and join us!  

Next Working Bee – Sunday 24th April

Come and join us for the next Upstream working bee! When: Sunday 24th April 10am -12pm Where: Meet at the ‘jetty’ area near the large white bridge – 2 minutes walk upstream from the main Central Park entrance Why: To keep the park in tip top shape! And the morning tea isn’t bad either… Bring: Gardening gloves if you have…

March Working Bee – change of dates

As many of you know, our working bees in Central Park usually take place on the last Sunday of the month. This month (March) we are doing things slightly differently to work around Easter and the probability that many people will be away on Sunday the 27th. So, our next two working bees are: Friday the 25th of March (Good Friday) and Sunday the…