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Great Kererū Count

The Great Kererū Count is NZ’s biggest citizen science project gathering information about these native birds. Everyone can get involved - whether you see any kererū or not, your notes will help scientists see the big picture of how well kererū are doing.

Event details

GKC2017
  • Online
  • Citizen/participatory science
  • Activity

Date and time

Fri 22 September - Sun 1 October

Who for

Everyone

Powering Potential 2017

Royal Society Te Apārangi is offering 40 places to year Year 12 and Year 13 students to attend Powering Potential, an event where students will work in a team to address challenging science issues and work alongside a mentor scientist.

Event details

PPstudents
  • Northland
  • Auckland
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Gisborne
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Taranaki
  • Waikato
  • Manawatu/Wanganui
  • Wellington
  • Southland
  • West Coast
  • Tasman District
  • Otago
  • Nelson City
  • Marlborough
  • Canterbury
  • Chatham Islands
  • Workshop/Conference
  • Award/Funding

Date and time

Applications close Monday 9 October.

Who for

Year 12 and Year 13 students

Aoraki Mackenzie Starlight Festival

Celebrate the creation of the southern hemisphere’s first International Dark Sky Reserve! Events include stargazing, lectures, a concert, an essay and poetry competition, documentaries on the night sky, a photographic exhibition, and more.

Event details

AorakiSignFrasergunn
  • Canterbury
  • Activity
  • Exhibition
  • Talk/Show
  • Festival

Date and time

Fri 13 to Sun 15 October

Who for

Everyone