About For Our Real Clean Environment
F.O.R.C.E. is a charitable trust aiming to empower the Whangārei district community to protect the natural environment through environmental and waste minimisation projects.
The organisation was formed in mid 2018 by Karen Lee and Nicholas Connop, a.k.a. The Whangārei Rubbish Wrangler. The pair have been organising the Love Whangārei Monthly Clean Ups since February 2018 and wanted to expand the type of projects they organise and support.
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Love Whangarei Monthly Clean Up events
19/07/2020 Otuihau/ Whangārei Falls Clean Up
We’re BACK! We are going to get started with a good basic one this month. Most of the area around the falls is looked after by the parks crew, but there are some areas that are a little harder to find. It shouldn’t be a huge amount, but there is usually more than we expect.
Glad to be able to get back out and at it again in the local area!
We will be wandering around the Otuihau/ Whangarei Falls picking up trash. We will be wandering in the bushes near the stream, along the steep banks along the walkways and around the rocks.
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*Location: Around Otuihau/Whangarei fall, banks, bush and rocks
*Meeting: Near the Car Park by the entry sign, Boundary Road, Tikipunga
*When: Sunday 19th July, 10.00am – 12.00pm
*Area: down banks and on rocks for those who can, along tracks as well
*What will you need: Sturdy footwear (boots recommended), great attitude and teamwork
*We will provide: Gloves and high-vis, buckets, water, sunblock, sanitizer, first-aid, grabbers and motivation