Haere mai! Welcome to NZAEE Seaweek!

NZAEE Seaweek logo TMSeaweek is New Zealand’s annual national week about the sea. Hosted by the NZ Association for Environmental Education (NZAEE), Seaweek focuses on learning from the sea. It’s about exciting and inspiring all New Zealanders to renew their connections with the sea! Not just for children or those involved with formal education – it’s a time for all of us to get to know our ocean, its habitats, characteristics and inhabitants better.

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Seaweek comprises a wide range of events, activities, opportunities, competitions and calls to action.

Seaweek poster 2015 SCREEN
Seaweek 2015 will take place from Saturday 28 February to Sunday 8 March 2015. The theme is “Look beneath the surface – Papatai ō roto – Papatai ō raro.

If you would like to organise an event for Seaweek 2015 or get your school or community group involved please contact the National Coordinator.





To see what is happening in your region for Seaweek 2015 – click on the map below. Events will be loaded as we receive them.

Northland Auckland Waikato Bay of Plenty Bay of Plenty Taranaki Region Manawatu/Wanganui Hawkes bay Wellington Tasman/Nelson Marlborough West Coast Canterbury Otago Southland Image Map


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Nominations Extended for Seaweek 2015 Ocean Champion

Nominations Extended for Seaweek 2015 Ocean Champion

NZAEE Seaweek has extended the timescale for nominations to find the Seaweek “Ocean Champion” for 2015 by 10 days to close on Friday 30 January 2015. Visit the Seaweek website at seaweek.org.nz to nominate your “Ocean Champion” and celebrate all those individuals, groups and organizations who work so hard to look after our seas andRead More

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