The Long Bay - Okura Great Park Society was formed in 1996 to convince local, regional and central government to work together with us for the creation of a 1,000 acre Great Park at Long Bay in North Auckland. More about the society.

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Stunning drone footage highlights Okura values threatened by development

Okura estuary from the air and under water - showcasing the marine life, endangered birds, and stunning landscape and recreational values that are still under threat by development. Take a virtual walk through this special coastal forest, see it "like the godwit flies" , and hear visitors describe why they support our fight to keep greedy development away.
Your support is still critically important: donate on our givealittle page

Filed under: News   January 8, 2017

Calling anyone willing to help – Meeting Okura Hall 4pm Sunday 13 November

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If you can help in organising events like, movie nights or dinners, helping with selling raffle tickets by organising a group or selling them yourself, cooking, baking, phoning or organising Okura Needs You. We need you to help raise funds to Save Okura. If you have any other fundraising activities you can think of bring them along and our dedicated team will help get them going.

We will be showing the brand new “ David and Goliath” movie that showcases the Okura Estuary.
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Filed under: News   November 10, 2016

Okura Canoe Evening! 30 October

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Don't forget the fun event Sunday 30 October 6-8 PM: Canoe evening at the end of Okura River Road. Come and give it a go! Tours running all evening. BBQ!

Filed under: Events   October 28, 2016