Category Archive: Travellers Trees

Nov 14 2013

Notice regarding Traveller’s Trees

Planting is seasonal and is now not available until further notice

Oct 27 2013

Tourgroup plants native Ake Ake

This Labour weekend proved to be a perfect Saturday afternoon for a group of 16 American tourists led by our favourite tour leader Josh.  They were shown through our slice of paradise by Jerry and Cherry Douglas, Stephen Parker, Sally French, Diana Hay and Herma Snel, who was also taking photos. A purple AkeAke (Dodonaea …

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Oct 20 2013

Visit to Spring ‘Highlight of the Day”

Yesterday  (Saturday Oct.19th) once again HSIS members met and guided another American tour group, whose tour guide Jennifer hailed from Nelson. Jerry and Cherry Douglas and Lorraine and Stephen Parker were the HSIS members on the day. Like the previous group last Wednesday a tree was planted in the Traveller’s Tree aerea and a number …

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Oct 18 2013

Tour Group visiting the Springs

Jerry and Cherry Douglas along with Lorraine Parker, met another group of American tourists who visited the springs on Wednesday 16th and planted a Rimu in the travellers tree area. The tour leader Mavis has been bringing her groups to visit the springs for some time but was not aware until she and other tour …

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Jul 24 2013

President’s Report 2012-2013

Just published… Click here

Jun 05 2013

New Photo Page

For those who haven’t noticed yet: I have re-arranged a few things within the menu and new is a page with photos of our beloved reserve, to make this website more attractive for potential visitors;-) It’s just a start.. more will follow as soon as I can find the time for it. This is the …

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Apr 11 2013

Tourgroup planted Traveller’s Trees

On 10th April our 6th group of American tourists visited our lovely springs late on Wednesday afternoon. They planted two ‘toothed lancewoods’ as a group. Yet again, Josh their tour guide is very supportive of our Society and continues to bring guests to our area away from the normal commercial areas to give them a …

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Mar 07 2013

Traveller’s Trees Update

On 3rd Feb our 5th group of American tourists visited our lovely springs late on Sunday afternoon. They planted two trees as shown in the photos Yet again, Josh their tour guide is very supportive of our Society and continues to bring guests to our area away from the normal commercial areas to give them …

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Dec 06 2012

4th visit American Tourists

Sunday Dec. 2nd at 9 am was our 4th visit by American tourists. Tour guide Josh Riddell enjoys bringing his tour groups to the Springs Reserve, where they are met by HSIS volunteers. They love the walk up through the Redwoods to the Hangarua Spring platforms, before being treated to morning or afternoon tea while …

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Nov 11 2012

Tourgroup Visiting and Planting

‘On a stunning, late-Spring afternoon on Sat. Nov. 10th., members of the Society hosted the 3rd. group of American tourists to visit the Springs, thanks to the wonderful support of their tour leader Josh Riddell. Josh has been bringing American tourists to the Reserve for a while, but it was early this year that he …

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Aug 27 2012

Another Successful Workday

We had another very successful few hours on a foggy Saturday morning down at our precious Reserve. Progress made on a number of fronts. Thanks: to Kerry and Stephen for removing the debris from Dancing Sands springs, looks great now, also from the little waterfall, plus for track clearance along to the vehicle bridge; to …

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Mar 10 2012

American Tourists plant Travellers Trees

We had a group of American tourists at the springs this morning and they planted a Totara and a Pohutukawa in the Travellers Trees area. Jerry Complete Photo Series under Travellers Trees!

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