Regional Events

Regional Co-ordinators

Regional events are happening in your areas.  Everyone is welcome to join these gatherings. The regional coordinators are:

RegionRegional CoordinatorEmail Address
NorthlandSteve Karlsteve.karl@xtra.co.nz
AucklandSteve Karlsteve.karl@xtra.co.nz
WaikatoToff and Laurie Mylchreestmylchreestfamily@xtra.co.nz
Bay of PlentyAnnette Munday
Maureen Burgess
matandi@xtra.co.nz
colbyandmomo@yahoo.com.au
Hawke's BayAlex Merrieamerrie@hotmail.co.nz
Kapiti/Horowhenua/ManawatuTBC
Are you able to volunteer?
CanterburyTBC
Are you able to volunteer?
Nelson/MarlboroughPeter Burtonpeter.burton@nmdhb.govt.nz
OtagoRod Keillorrodkeillor@gmail.com
TaranakiDan Zinslikylie.zinsli@gmail.com
Wellington/WairarapaNeil Cameronlochiel@xtra.co.nz

Regional Events

DateRegionContactContact EmailMeeting Details
27 JanuaryNelson Marlborough Regional Truffle GroupPeter Burtonpeter.burton@nmhs.govt.nzThe agenda is open. You will have suggestions but as a starter from me
- What would we want to achieve through a regional group of NZTA
- Tree canopy management
- Insect control
- Truffle rot
o experience in Nelson Marlborough
o control methods
- MPI, Level One, registration – experience to date

We can also spend some time in our truffiere. By the end of January there maybe early sign of erupting truffle.

Contact Peter to RSVP, put your suggested topics forward and find out more information about timings, topics, and refreshments.
2 FebruarySouthern Bay of Plenty Regional GroupAnnettematandi@xtra.co.nzA topic for discussion is growing truffles, as well as meeting other growers and people interested within the region.

Contact Annette to RSVP, put your suggested topics forward and find out more information about timings, topics, and refreshments.
24 MarchNorthern Bay of Plenty Regional GroupMaureen and Colin Binnsmaureenburgess@xtra.co.nzDay starting at 10am until 2pm, and will include a discussion of their being involved in the truffle trap project.

Contact Maureen for more information about the day, and what you need to bring for the shared lunch, and put your suggested topics for discussion forward.