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NZ Arboricultural Association scoops award

Friday, 13 December 2019, 11:44 am | Arboricultural Association

The NZ Arboricultural Association (NZ Arb) is celebrating winning ‘The Best Event of the Year’ at the 2019 APAC Association Awards. More >>

Kiwi World Champion Again

Friday, 16 August 2019, 3:50 pm | Arboricultural Association

Kiwi tree climber, Scott Forrest, was awarded his fourth world title at the International Tree Climbing Championship (ITCC) earlier this week in Knoxville, Tennessee. More >>

World-class tree climbers climb Christchurch

Monday, 1 April 2019, 4:24 pm | Arboricultural Association

While many are familiar with the thrill of tree climbing from our own childhoods, few have had the opportunity to see world-class competitive tree climbing up-close. This weekend visitors to the Christchurch Botanic Gardens will get that opportunity ... More >>

Dirty Air More Dangerous Than Trees

Saturday, 26 January 2019, 10:20 am | Arboricultural Association

News stories that highlight damage from fallen trees are dramatic, but in fact you are more likely to die from the air you breathe walking down the street, according to the professional arborists' association, NZ Arb. More >>

Arboriculture Climbs to the Top

Wednesday, 1 October 2014, 9:24 am | Arboricultural Association

Saturday 18 October will see the 2014 Husqvarna National Tree Climbing Championships take place in Rotorua. Arborists from across the country, and Rotorua locals alike, will have the opportunity to see a number of World Champion Tree Climbers in action. More >>

Kiwis crowned world tree climbing champs

Thursday, 4 August 2011, 7:52 pm | Arboricultural Association

New Zealanders can add competitive tree climbing to the list of sports at which they excel on the world stage, following the International Tree Climbing Championships (ITCC) held last week in Parramatta, New South Wales. Kiwi competitors brought home ... More >>

Professional Tree Cimbers Test Their Skills

Tuesday, 19 October 2010, 10:04 am | Arboricultural Association

In what is an exciting first for The Rhododendron Festival, the New Zealand Arboricultural Association (NZAA) will be on show in an exhibition of competitive tree climbing.  As a sneak-peek to the main event, the tree climbers will be practising their routine ... More >>

Call for New Zealanders to support tree planting

Wednesday, 2 June 2010, 9:13 am | Arboricultural Association

Saturday 5 June marks Arbor Day worldwide and the New Zealand Arboricultural Association (NZAA) Inc is calling on Kiwis around the country to support tree planting and appropriate tree care. More >>

Tree protection issue strikes chord with public

Wednesday, 2 September 2009, 9:05 am | Arboricultural Association

A public meeting held today in response to the tree protection aspect of the Resource Management Simplifying and Streamlining Amendment (RMA) Bill has been hailed a success by organisers. More >>

Trees – can we afford not to protect them?

Wednesday, 22 July 2009, 11:27 am | Arboricultural Association

Trees.  For some they are a great view.  For others they block a great view. More >>