View from Matiu/Somes Island (Wellington city in the background)
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The Wellington Conservation Board performs a conservation advisory role, on behalf of the public, for the Wellington/Kapiti, Wairarapa and Manawatu regions.

Haere mai and welcome to the Wellington Conservation Board.

The Wellington Conservation Board was re-establised in March 2014 by the Minister of Conservation and is most recently known as the Wellington/Hawkes Bay Conservation Board.


The board meets four times a year at various locations. A public forum session where members of the public can talk to the board on conservation issues is held during each meeting. The full agenda for meetings is generally available one week before the meeting date from the board support officer.

Next meeting

Date: Friday 18 August / Saturday 19 August
Venue Friday: Brancepeth, 1534 Masterton Stonvar Road, Masterton
Venue Saturday: Hotel Copthorne Solway Park, High Street South, Masterton
Public Forum: Saturday 19 August 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

2017 meeting dates

Date: Friday 17 and Saturday 18 November
Venue: tbc

Minutes and agendas

Download meeting minutes and agendas

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Ingrid Vlieg
Board Support Officer
Phone: +64 6 350 6220

Te Papaioea / Palmerston North Office
Phone:   +64 6 350 9700
Address:   28 North Street
Palmerston North 4410
Full office details
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