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The Annual General Meeting of the Tawharanui Open Sanctuary Society Inc. is to be held at 1pm on Sunday, 1st September 2013 at the Woolshed, Tawharanui Regional Park.

The ninety saddleback released at Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary in March 2012 have settled in well to their new home with many new fledglings observed in the past months.

The Environment Minister, Amy Adams, has announced that TOSSI is to receive funding from the Community Environment Fund for our planting program.

Saddleback have been re-introduced to Tawharanui. Thirty birds arrived - by helicopter - from Lady Alice Island on 10th March.

2012 Planting Days at Tawharanui Regional Park will commence in May and continue through to September. See the Events page for more details of each planting day.

Create homes for birds!

Thanks to all those who helped at the 2016 Planting Days

5th June - 126 volunteers, 5,373 plants

3rd July - 100 volunteers, 4,800 plants

7th August - 155 volunteers, 5,200 plants