Seaweek is New Zealand’s annual national week about the sea. It is hosted by the NZ Association for Environmental Education, opens a new window. Seaweek is run by NZAEE members and volunteers with support from a wide range of individuals, groups and organisations. Originally run by the Marine Education Society of Australasia (now part of NZAEE), it was first held in New Zealand in 1992. NZAEE Seaweek takes place from Saturday 4 March to Sunday 12 March 2023.

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Marine resources


NZ-VR is a school outreach programme that uses virtual reality to connect young New Zealanders with the marine environment.

Threats to Our Moana

Resources to extend students learning after participating in the BLAKE NZ-VR: Threats to Our Moana programme.

Books to celebrate Seaweek

Celebrate Seaweek 2022 (5 to 13 March) with picture books about sea creatures that will teach kids about conservation and sealife.

New Zealand sea and marine resources

Climate and Coast

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