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Friends of Baring Head

Friends of Baring Head

Updated 12 February 2021 4:14pm

The Friends of Baring Head are a passionate group of individuals who help Greater Wellington Regional Council to improve and enhance a truly magnificent area of East Harbour Regional Park.

The effort, care and attention these people dedicate to Baring Head/Ōrua-pouanui and beyond is extraordinary.

Become a Friend of Baring Head!

If you want to become a Friend (or want to renew your sub) you can either:

  • Send a cheque or cash to the Friends of Baring Head Charitable Trust, PO Box 38076, Te Puna Mail Centre, Lower Hutt 5045; or
  • Deposit directly to our bank account, Westpac 03 0543 0326859 00, including your name in the reference box.

And, of course, any donations are always welcome.

Our subscriptions are Individual (waged $20 or unwaged $10); Family $30; organisation $50.

Please feel free to contact Colin Ryder, Treasurer, at or direct on (04) 478 4391 over any donation or anything to do with your subscription.

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The Friends of Baring Head Trust has been created to provide a means for the community to assist Greater Wellington in caring for Baring Head/Ōrua-pouanui and being involved in its management and development.

Visit and see for yourself what this unique and historical coastal landscape has for you. Baring Head/Ōrua-pouanui has a spectacular coast experience where you can enjoy the extensive walking and horseriding and mountainbiking tracks among the farmland and the coastal shrubland, and learn about the unique history of this area including the lighthouse precinct.

Support us to involve our community in this treasure - become a Friend of Baring Head on facebook

For more information on the friends visit their website.