ABOUT US

NZAEE logoThe New Zealand Association for Environmental Education (NZAEE) is a national, non-profit organisation that promotes and supports lifelong learning and encourages behaviour that leads to sustainability for New Zealand/Aotearoa.

NZAEE is an independent voice for environmental education, empowering people to respect and nurture the environment, recognising its link with the social, cultural and economic aspects of sustainability.

Seaweek is NZAEE’s annual, national flagship event. It is run through NZAEE members and volunteers with support from a wide range of individuals, groups and organisations. Originally run by the Marine Education Society of Australasia (now part of NZAEE), it was first held in New Zealand in 1992.

Seaweek is funded entirely through sponsorship and in-kind support.
More information about the New Zealand Association for Environmental Education and Seaweek is in the Seaweek Strategic Plan for 2011-2015 and the Strategic Plan for 2019-2021.

You can also download the following Seaweek reports:

Seaweek 2020 Evaluation Report
Seaweek 2020 Report

Seaweek 2019 Evaluation Report
Seaweek 2019 ReportSeaweek logo

Seaweek 2018 Evaluation Report
Seaweek 2018 Report

Seaweek 2017 Evaluation Report
Seaweek 2017 Report

Seaweek 2016 Evaluation Report
Seaweek 2016 Report

Seaweek 2014/15 Outcomes Evaluation Report
Seaweek 2015 Report

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OCEAN CHAMPION CHALLENGE

What is the Ocean Champion Challenge? The national Seaweek Ocean Champion Challenge – Moana Toa Whakatara –  is a call for all environmental heroes to share with us what action they are taking to help solve a problem impacting the marine environment. For this year’s entry into the Ocean Champion Challenge, we invite you share… Read More

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Seaweek
⭐Win⭐In celebration of Seaweek occurring in just 1 weeks time we have a treat for you, thanks to our amazing sponsor Klean Kanteen NZ. To win this awesome insulated stainless steel tumbler and set of straws, simply like us on Facebook and tag a friend in the comment section down below! The winner will be randomly selected on Wednesday March 3rd. Please note you must be in New Zealand to enter. Giveaway bundle includes: 1x Klean Kanteen Stainless Steel Tumbler3x Klean Kanteen Stainless Steel StrawsThis promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. ... See MoreSee Less
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Seaweek
Whether you are an ocean lover or an inside dweller, the ocean is a vital part of all of our lives and here's why: The ocean provides half the oxygen we breathe 💨The Ocean covers 70% percent of the Earth’s surface, and transports heat from the equator to the poles, regulating our climate and weather patterns 🌏The Ocean provides not just seafood, but other ingredients from the sea that can be found in foods such as peanut butter and soy milk 🍤The ocean produces many ingredients that are used for medicinal products to help fight arthritis, cancer, heart disease and Alzheimer's disease 💊For this years Seaweek we want to celebrate connecting with our oceans. The actions we partake in daily all play a role in the oceans wellbeing and in return our own wellbeing. What connects the ocean to you? ... See MoreSee Less
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