Your Christmas Shopping for a Song

Date posted: 04-Dec-2017

Aka - The Grand Christmas Shopping Expedition to Tiritiri Matangi Island Shop Dreading..

2018 Photo Comp opens for entries

Date posted: 27-Nov-2017

The 2018 Photo Competition is now open for entries. Click here (/2018-photo-competition-tiritiri-mat..

New reports on ruru nesting and Island conservation

Date posted: 02-Oct-2017

Two new reports have been added to the website. The first gives details of a summer students..

2018 calendars now available

Date posted: 27-Sep-2017

Our latest calendar, beautifully illustrated with images taken on the Island, is now available fo..

Guided walks for photographers

Date posted: 21-Jun-2017

For a wonderful day of wildlife photography please join us on Tiritiri Matangi Island for a Ph..

Ferry discounts for Supporters

Date posted: 18-May-2017

Tiritiri Matangi Island, the perfect winter's day trip. The birds are at their best, warm up w..

More kiwi for the Island

Date posted: 04-Apr-2017

In 1993 and 1995, sixteen little spotted kiwi were released on Tiritiri Matangi Island. The ma..

2017 Photo Competition

Date posted: 22-Mar-2017

It is that time of year again when we are looking for entries for our photo competition (and phot..

The 2017 concert

Date posted: 05-Feb-2017

This year's concert promises to be another wonderful and unique experience. Click here (/concert-..

Shorebird Film Festival at Devonport

Date posted: 26-Oct-2016

Click here (/miscellaneous documents/DevWaderFilms.jpg) for details of a forthcoming film festival c..

Climbers and Scramblers


Photograph by Kay Milton © (view from the Kawerau Track)

Click on any of the botanical names to see more information about individual climbers and scramblers.

Botanical Name

Maori Name

Common Name

Clematis paniculata

puawhananga

 Bush clematis

Disphyma australe  horokaka   New Zealand ice plant
Fuschia procumbens

 Creeping fushcia

Ipomoea cairica

 New Zealand morning glory

Muehlenbeckia australis, Muehlenbeckia complexa

pohuehue

Large leaved muehlenbeckia 
Wire vine 

Parsonsia heterophylla kaihua  Maori jasmine
Ripogonum scandens kareao   Supplejack

Tecomanthe speciosa

 

 New Zealand bignonia