Sponsoring Akaroa Area Schools reforestation project
We are so proud of the students and teachers, including Garry Brittenden at Akaroa Area School for the work they have done and will be doing for their reforestation project at Te Umu te Rehua/Hammond Point.
We have chosen to provide sponsorship for the next 5 years as it is very much in line with our companies values of giving back to our local community as well as enhancing the environment through conservation, research & education.
In June we began offering our guests the opportunity to make a donation toward this forest restoration project, which also helps mitigate the carbon emissions produced by our experience. This is a great project, not only for our guests to see first-hand and to learn about while on our cruise but also for the students and future generations.
The school will be forming a Friends of Hammond Point Community group. If you are interested in becoming part of this exciting restoration project you can contact any of the students involved (Maia Nicholls, Alyana Bamber, Jada Henare or Lochlyn Gilberd), by emailing email@example.com or calling +6433047108.