Save Canal Road Native Trees - Latest News [Page 1]

Canal Road Tree-sit Reaches 150 Days - Developer Revealed

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 3:58 pm | Save Canal Road Native Trees

Tomorrow marks the milestone of 150 days since the chainsaws were first stopped at the contentious Canal Road native tree stand in Avondale and a mammoth, daily vigil and tree-sitting effort began. The protest began in the middle of winter shortly ... More >>

Canal Road Tree Group Hīkoi To Town Hall On 100th Day

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 5:09 pm | Save Canal Road Native Trees

Tomorrow, Thursday, October 15th, The Save Canal Road Native Tree group campaigning to save a 100-year-old stand of native trees, will hīkoi from Canal Road, Avondale to the Auckland Town Hall to mark the 100th day of their peaceful tree-sitting occupation ... More >>

Central Auckland Rally For Canal Road Trees - Aotea Square Thursday 1 Oct At 11:30am

Wednesday, 30 September 2020, 7:14 pm | Save Canal Road Native Trees

This Thursday at 11:30am, the Save Canal Rd Protest Group will hold a peaceful rally at Aotea Square calling on Mayor Goff and Auckland Councillors to save the Canal Road native trees. Bring something to symbolise your love for our urban Ngahere. ... More >>

Native Tree Protesters Turn Contractors Away

Wednesday, 16 September 2020, 12:12 pm | Save Canal Road Native Trees

Two hundred locals and supporters stopped contractors from cutting down native trees at Canal Road in Avondale this morning. Protester Steve Abel says an anonymous tip-off informed the group that contractors would arrive today. Today was the first time ... More >>

Protective Aukati-rāhui Declared On Canal Road Native Trees

Sunday, 6 September 2020, 11:24 am | Save Canal Road Native Trees

At dawn this morning an Aukati-rāhui was declared by members of Tangata Kaitiaki as a means to save a 100 year old stand of native trees in Avondale, including rare black maire and Kawaka. Rihari Nahi of Ngāti Whātua Ki Kaipara placed the “korowai” ... More >>

Native Tree Activists Go To Court

Friday, 31 July 2020, 6:49 am | Save Canal Road Native Trees

Five protesters who occupied trees to stop contractors cutting them down will appear in Auckland District Court today at 9 am. Police charged Abigail Smith, Niamh O'Flynn, Nick Young, Steve Abel and William Lee with willful trespass eleven days ago. Lawyer ... More >>