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Welcome to Our New Trustees – June 2022

Welcome to Our New TrusteesJade Kennedy and Fliss Taylor Jade Kennedy Jade is an experienced finance professional with a passion for the outdoors. He has significant experience working with both profit and not-for-profit entities and enjoys giving back to the...

Kiwi Translocation update – June 2022

Kiwi Translocation Postponed For more than 10 years, the Tamahunga Trappers have been increasing predator control measures and engaging in other efforts to facilitate the translocation of kiwi onto Mt Tamahunga. The Tamahunga forest is a significant local landmark, is...

News From the Community Liaison Team, June 2022

News From the Community Liaison Team, June 2022 What a busy few months we’ve had in the Community Liaison Team! At last covid restriction easing means we’ve been able to start getting some events under our belts, with new community and family traplines started, hui’s...

News From Our Fencing Team, June 2022

News From Our Fencing Team, June 2022 With dry summer weather and a release from lockdowns, we and our fabulous contractors have been able to get out on farms and successfully complete some awesome new fences! Two of these are located in the Kaipara Hills. The first...

TFBT Says Farewell To Tracy Tristram

TFBT Says Farewell To Tracy Tristram After 7 years with The Forest Bridge Trust our Executive Director, Tracy Tristram, has decided to step down in May to support her husband run their dairy farm and enjoy some ‘non-work time’. “Being involved with TFBT for the past 7...

Useful resources

Strategic Plan

The Board of Trustees has approved and issued its Strategic Plan through the year 2020 The plan covers our mission and vision, situational analysis, strategic focus areas and goals and objectives.   

Annual Review

We take an annual review of our operations. These reports describe our accomplishments for the outgoing year and our focus areas for the coming year.   Previous Years

Eastern Connectivity Report

In 2018, The Forest Bridge Trust commissioned a report investigating how the Trust could best encourage and support ecological connectivity in the area.   More Details

Predator Free 2050 Trapping Guide

A practical guide to trapping developed by DOC to support predator control work in New Zealand.  

Rat Trap Box Plan

A plan for making your own rat trap box.  

 TFBT Trap Catch Record Form

A form to complete your trap catches and send back to us.