Haere mai! Welcome to NZAEE Seaweek – Kaupapa Moana!

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Seaweek is New Zealand’s annual national week about the sea. Hosted by the NZ Association for Environmental Education (NZAEE), Seaweek focuses on learning from the sea. It’s about exciting and inspiring all New Zealanders to renew their connections with the sea! Not just for children or those involved with formal education – it’s a time for all of us to get to know our ocean, its habitats, characteristics and inhabitants better.

 

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Seaweek comprises a wide range of events, activities, opportunities, competitions and calls to action.

 

Seaweek – Kaupapa Moana 2019 will take place from Saturday 2 to Sunday 10 March 2019. The theme will be “Tiakina o Tātou Mōana – Care for our Seas”.

If you would like to organise an event for Seaweek 2019 or get your school or community group involved please contact the National Coordinator.

To see what is happening in your region for Seaweek 2019 – check out our What’s On pages. Events will be uploaded as we receive them.

Northland Auckland Waikato Bay of Plenty Bay of Plenty Taranaki Region Manawatu/Wanganui Hawkes bay Wellington Tasman/Nelson Marlborough West Coast Canterbury Otago Southland Image Map

 

If you attend a Seaweek 2019 event you can win a copy of The Collins Field Guide to the NZ Seashore by completing one of our online Event Reports to tell us what you enjoyed about the event.
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Lorella Doherty from Taranaki challenged herself to pick up 10,000 cigarette butts during the 10 days of Seaweek. Not only did she achieve that but she was also voted the winner of our Senior Ocean Champion award & received $500 to support her work thanks to the New Zealand Coastal Society. Here she is collecting her award… Read More

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