Current Projects


Backyard Bounty

Backyard Bounty is the support, encouragement and celebration of the food grown in our community for our community. The branches of this project include our Tool Library, the Community Gardens and Tamariki Mahi Maara (in-school education programme)

Raglan Timebank

Timebank is a bank of hours where people can exchange time, skills and services. No money changes hands.

Centre Hub

Visit us in the Town Hall in Raglan’s main street to learn more about environmental events and activities coming up.


Every month we have a page in the local paper The Raglan Chronicle.
Click the link below to read the latest edition 

Māui Dolphin Day

For the past 16 years the Whāingaroa Environment Centre has held Māui Dolphin Day. Run annually in conjunction with the Xtreme Zero Waste Recycled Raft Race, it is the largest community day in Raglan!

Maui Dolphin Conservation

WEC is working with our community and a number of other organisations to save Maui Dolphin’s.  With your help together we CAN save the world’s rarest dolphins.

Plastic Bag Free Raglan

PBFR was a community-led initiative inspiring our community to Remember our Reusable shopping bags. 
Achieving ~ 95% reduction in plastic shopping bags from ~ 94% of our businesses

A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

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