The Manawatu Estuary Trust enjoys giving people the opportunity to learn more about this very special place.

Every year the Manawatu Estuary Trust holds a

Welcome to the Birds Ceremony in October and

Farewell to the Birds in March.


These events invite the public to view the migratory birds. A short talk is given, and telescopes are provided so people can see the birds close up and identify the different wading birds.

The 2019 AGM will be held at

Holben Pavilion , Holben Parade,

Foxton Beach 

on Saturday 23rd November at 2pm. Arnim Littek will present on Dune formation and vegetation.

Afternoon tea will follow. All welcome!

If you are interested in joining our email list so you hear details about these events, please contact us here.