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These are our upcoming events. To see the event details head to our Facebook page. Please register in advance by sending us a message letting us know you would like to come.

Dates and locations are subject to change depending on weather.

Clyde Quay Marina Clean Up 14 May 2022

07 May 2022

Clyde Quay Clean Quay 2022

Clyde Quay Marina, Wellington

Join Ghost Diving New Zealand for another exciting Wellington Cleanup, this time at Clyde Quay (next to the Freyberg Pool – Oriental Parade).
Lets see if we can beat our Clyde Quay rubbish removal record again this time!
Divers and Shore crew needed!
Due to the conditions of this site Diver volunteer numbers have to be limited.
If you would like to dive in this event, please DM us so we may discuss what is needed with you.
Shore crew numbers are still essential so even if you are not in the water, lots of help is still needed.
DATE: Saturday 07 May 2022.
TIMES:
10.00am – Registrations open,
10:30am – Briefing
10:45am – Divers in the water.
1.00pm ish clean-up and pack down.
LOCATION: Clyde Quay Marina, – look for the GDNZ signs.
Scuba Divers must provide their own gear and tanks. If you also have your own catch bag(s) or float boat for collecting rubbish, please bring this along and ensure they are named.
If you would like to join in the fun and participate as part of the shore crew, you will need to make sure you are wearing fully covered shoes and bring a pair of gardening gloves……. also be prepared to get down and dirty!
Shore Crew are needed to:
1) Supporting the divers, monitoring positions, and ensuring the safety of the other shore crew members;
2) Picking up rubbish from the shore and surrounding area;
3) Collecting rubbish from the divers and delivering this to the decritter station;
4) Decrittering;
5) Recording rubbish collected;
6) Clean up and pack down;
7) Other tasks as needed.
ALL PARTICIPANTS, SHORE CREW AND DIVERS, MUST REGISTER ON ARRIVAL.
PLEASE NOTE:
• This is a free family friendly event, but children must be supervised at all times by an adult.
• Closed toe footwear must be worn for safety.
• Please bring your own hand protection (gardening gloves or similar).
• Don’t forget your own water bottle and bring sunscreen if it’s a warm day.
• Dress for the weather (warm clothes and jackets) – we go ahead rain or shine.
• This is a site that always has plenty of work for non-divers to get involved.
We look forward to seeing you there!
GFNZ Committee

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