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Events & News

  • Imagine a country where all New Zealanders care about and actively work to restore, enhance and protect our environment. That’s our vision!

  • 4-6 September 2015, Rydges Latimer, Christchurch. The Annual Conference is the premier event of KNZB, with an array of renowned speakers and wide spectrum of attendees, ranging from government, industry, corporate and grassroots.

  • Arbor Day originated in 1872 in the United States territory of Nebraska. J. Sterling Morton, a newcomer to the treeless plains of Nebraska, was a keen proponent of the beauty and benefit of agriculture. Mr.

  • Wall Worthy 2015

    Graffiti not only defaces property, it diminishes community pride.

  • Keep Alexandra Clyde Beautiful was the recipient of the 2015 Paint Your Town Beautiful initiative.  The unveiling of the mural was held on Sunday 15 March, with nearly fifty in attendance, including the Mayor.  For your interest here is a little bit of background about the town and the

  • Beverage Container Recycling Community Grants Programme

    For the third year running, this Keep New Zealand Beautiful led initiative will see nearly $180,000 injected into community initiatives across the country, to educate and encourage people to recycle more, thanks to the Coca-Cola Foundation Grants Programme.

  • Owen Genet is an Off the Wall volunteer with the Christchurch City Council's Graffiti Programme. Owen has been registered as an individual volunteer since 09.12.10 and looks after a huge park in the suburb of Burnside, Christchurch.

  • Our annual Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards celebrate our best towns, cities and local heroes, who lead the way with their outstanding environmental and beautification work.These leaders, individuals or organizations, have exemplified inspiration, vision, innovation, leadership and action for th

  • Graffiti remains an ongoing issue which affects us all. Paint New Zealand Beautiful Month 2015 has been a tremendous success.

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