About Us

Vision Statement

The Green Team pulls together a range of businesses, organisations and community groups who share in this aim with the purpose of creating a strong platform from which to achieve change through mutual support, exchange of ideas and collaboration.

“We aim to do our best for our environment, by inspiring, influencing and bringing sustainable behaviours into our own lives, our organisations and our communities for the benefit of our community and future generations.”



  • Soft Plastic Recycling
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Ecofish drain project
  • Boomerang bags
  • Incredible edibles
  • Library displays
  • Plastic Free July
  • Turning plastic into tennis rackets
  • Monthly Hokitika Guardian column


Past Events

  • The Worm is Turning – Film screening at the Regent Theatre
  • A Plastic Ocean Documentary – Film screening at the Regent Theatre
  • Make your own backyard trap – with help from Department of Conservation


Partner Organisations

Westland District Council

Green Team Hokitika