The View From Opoutere

Monthly Archives: August 2015


Kapa Kapa Wetland Planting Day

The Wharekawa Catchment Care Group has invited the community to attend the first planting of the Kapa Kapa Wetland Restoration Project on Wednesday 9th September (postponement day Wednesday 16th September) 10am – 1pm. Come along to the southern entrance near…

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Seal Update

Opoutere has been visited by several seals during the last month, there have been varying reports of 5 different animals, both young and old. Then there was the sad news that one of these lovely animals had died on the…

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A Seal Of Approval For Opoutere

The Wharekawa estuary┬áis hosting a very charming visitor at the moment. Over the last week or so locals have enjoyed watching a sleek black sealion swimming about, feeding on kahawai, playing and sunbathing. Our guest can be seen at low…

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