There are many other environmental education providers operating in our Region, some of which are listed below.
A mainland island near Wanganui, with native habitat and species and an education centre.
ph: 06 345 7817
The umbrella organisation for many environmental groups, many of whom carry out environmental education, in the Palmerston North/Manawatu area.
ph: 06 355 0126
The Resource Recovery Park has a comprehensive education centre for waste reduction and recycling located in Palmerston North.
ph: 06 356 8199
The WRRC is a one-stop shop for resource recovery and waste minimisation in the Whanganui District. It is also the home of the Sustainable Whanganui offices. Sustainable Whanganui offers the community comprehensive, useful and timely advice to become more self-sufficient and put Whanganui on the map for practical sustainability solutions.
ph: 06 348 7950 ph: 06 345 6000
Offers a number of education services from school visits, to site tours and planting days. DoC also hosts the summer nature programme.
Manawatu Rangitikei Area Office Whanganui District Office
ph: 06 350 9700 ph: 06 349 2100
A nationwide waste reduction and recycling education programme run using local educators
contact: Pip Chrystall
ph: 027 201 3451
Palmerston North’s combined science centre, museum and art gallery.
ph: 06 355 5000