Kakepuku Mountain Historic Reserve

A reserve covering the extinct volcanic cone of Kakepuku, 8km southwest of Te Awamutu. The reserve incorporates two pa sites, while a further two lie outside its borders.

Tawa forest in mist, Kakepuku • By matthew.

The reserve is a focus of local community work, with management of possum, rat, and goat populations. North Island robins have been introduced to the reserve, and are breeding there.

Mt Kakepuku • By matthew.

Further information on conservation work at the reserve: http://www.doc.govt.nz/getting-involved/volunteer-join-or-start-a-project/join-a-group/waikato/kakepuku-mountain-conservation-project/‚Äč

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About this place

Added 6 November 2007 by matthewmatthew. 2 revisions, most recently 15 April 2014 by Kurt SharpeKurt Sharpe.
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