A project to improve Te Mata Park’s water and effluent infrastructure will begin on Monday 4 December. The project will connect the Park and Peak House to the Hastings District Council water and effluent infrastructure.
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Major tree work will close the Tauroa Road entry to Te Mata Park, including access via lower Chambers Walk and Tipuna Footstep, from 20 November to 3 December. Te Kahika mountain bike track will also be closed.
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Find out why we keep pockets of ongaonga in the Park and how to protect your dog.
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A generous donation from leading investment and advisory group Jarden will greatly assist with Te Mata Park’s recovery following Cyclone Gabrielle.
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The Trust is delighted to welcome Sarah Austin-Smith to the Te Mata Park team.
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Thanks to the hard work of our contractors, volunteers, and Hastings District Council, we are pleased to be able to partially reopen Te Mata Park from 6am on Saturday 4 March 2023.
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Te Mata Park Trust officially launched its Ngā Tīpuna Masterplan strategy and endowment fund at an event at Peak House this week, sharing a unified vision for the future of Te Mata Park and inviting donations to the vehicle that will fund it.
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The Park is a hive of activity this spring, with lush new growth appearing and the tūī song and kererū wing beat making a wonderful soundtrack for our visitors.
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A key member of a small team, this part time position is instrumental in the delivery of the Park Trust’s objectives.
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A new appointment has been made to the Te Mata Park Trust…
https://www.tematapark.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/Jon-Lewin.jpeg20741556Eleanor Lonerganhttps://www.tematapark.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Te-Mata-Park-Logo-Brown-300x151.pngEleanor Lonergan2022-09-16 15:11:432022-09-16 16:02:27New appointment to Te Mata Park Trust boardKat Howard Photography
Te Mata is a taonga tuku iho (a heavenly gift) and an iconic feature of Hawke’s Bay ...
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New speed cushions to help improve safety on the upper part of Te Mata Peak Rd ...
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When spending time in the Park, please leave no trace, and protect…
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Mike Lusk, Te Mata Park's longtime caretaker and Park expert,…
https://www.tematapark.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/image001.jpg579797Sara Shawhttps://www.tematapark.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Te-Mata-Park-Logo-Brown-300x151.pngSara Shaw2021-10-11 10:42:432021-10-11 10:42:43Micro Snails in Te Mata Park
Haere mai | Welcome to Te Mata Park and its famous peak, one of the most loved and visited places in Hawke’s Bay.
Gifted in perpetuity to the community in 1927 and managed by a small group of volunteer trustees, with appreciated help from local councils and the community, the Park is a cultural, historical and recreational treasure.
Four times winner of the presitigous international environmental award.