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Ōwairaka Tree Protectors Celebrate One Year On The Maunga

Monday, 9 November 2020, 10:34 am | Honour the Maunga

The Honour the Maunga tree protection group is celebrating the first anniversary of its ongoing presence on Ōwairaka / Mt Albert. A pōwhiri will be held on the maunga ( 6 – 8 pm, Wednesday 11 November at the top of Summit Drive, Mt Albert* ... More >>

DOC Correspondence Expresses Concern About Ōwairaka Tree Felling

Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 5:35 pm | Honour the Maunga

Department of Conservation correspondence obtained under the Official Information Act shows concern about the environmental effect of Tūpuna Maunga Authority’s plans to fell 345 healthy, mature exotic trees on Ōwairaka / Mt Albert – nearly ... More >>

Ōwairaka / Mt Albert Tree Protection Group Announces Patrons

Thursday, 21 May 2020, 9:24 am | Honour the Maunga

The tree protection group Honour the Maunga has announced the appointment of two Patrons: Sir Harold Marshall KNZM and Pouroto Ngaropō MNZM, JP. Honour the Maunga has (apart from during the Covid lock-down) had an ongoing presence at Ōwairaka ... More >>

Tree Protection Group Investigations Uncover Concerning Untruths In Tūpuna Maunga Authority’s Claims

Friday, 17 April 2020, 6:35 am | Honour the Maunga

Investigations by the Ōwairaka / Mt Albert tree protection community group have uncovered a number of concerning untruths in statements made by Tūpuna Maunga Authority in relation to the removal of the group’s base-camp. Honour the Maunga had occupied ... More >>

Tree Protection Group Undeterred By Authority’s “low Blow”

Wednesday, 15 April 2020, 5:10 pm | Honour the Maunga

The tree protection community group that had occupied Ōwairaka / Mt Albert around the clock until the COVID-19 Level 4 lock-down says it is undeterred by Tūpuna Maunga Authority’s removal of its base-camp. Honour the Maunga had occupied the maunga ... More >>

Honour The Maunga slams culturally inappropriate comments

Friday, 29 November 2019, 11:52 am | Honour the Maunga

The tree protection group occupying Ōwairaka / Mt Albert has strongly spoken out against culturally inappropriate comments made at yesterday’s Tūpuna Maunga Authority hui. Following consultation with tangata whenua whanau, Honour The Maunga decided ... More >>

Occupation group will not be attending hui

Monday, 25 November 2019, 7:04 pm | Honour the Maunga

The community group who is currently occupying Ōwairaka / Mt Albert says it will not be attending an upcoming hui on the maunga, called by Tūpuna Maunga Authority. More >>