National SeaWeek involves many volunteer-run community events through 08 March and is hosted by the New Zealand Association for Environmental Education.
Community groups will lead over 330 volunteers who are signed up for a clean up for three of Christchurch’s beaches as part of National SeaWeek. Hirepool and Sustainable Coastlines are helping to organise the events. Last year their efforts removed over 180 wheelbarrow loads of litter from the beaches, and they aim to remove even more this year.
Read the full article here: https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national/410683/christchurch-beach-clean-up-kicks-off-national-seaweek