Press Release: Lucy To Attend Launch for Kiwi Ranger Programme at Tiritiri Matangi June 2013
Launch for Kiwi Ranger programme at Tiritiri Matangi
Tuesday, 21 May 2013, 3:40 pm
Press Release: Department of Conservation May 21, 2013
Queen’s Birthday Weekend launch for Kiwi Ranger programme at Tiritiri Matangi
A family-focused conservation education programme will be launched at Tiritiri Matangi over Queen’s Birthday Weekend – for the first time giving Auckland kids the chance to be accredited as Kiwi Rangers.
To coincide with the Department of Conservation's launch of Kiwi Ranger at Tiri, ferry company 360 Discovery is offering a free child fare for every adult ticket purchased on either day of the long holiday weekend (Saturday June 1 to Monday June 3). Tickets can be purchased by phone 0800 360 3472 or by using the promo code TIRIKIDSJUN13 online at 360discovery.co.nz
Actress, musician and conservationist Lucy Lawless will join the launch activities at Tiritiri Matangi, where visitors will have a chance to see the glorious kokako, with its black mask and beautiful organ-like bird call.