Offshore/Midshore/Nearshore dredging by Kaipara Ltd/McCallum Brothers Limited

Nearshore Mining renewal application and Midshore mining application.

McCallum brothers have lodged an application to renew their nearshore mining consent

The info for this public notified applications can be found here,

Inshore Mining Renewal Application

Mid shore Mining Application

We urge you to take a look at the documents in these links and respond with TWO submissions (one for each application). You have until the 10 December to lodge your submission but don’t leave it to the last minute. Follow the link below to sign the petition, on that page there is also very easy instructions on how to lodge your submissions in just a few minutes.

There is also a petition to sign to help stop the plundering of Te Arai’s natural resources, it is backed by Greenpeace, but needs your help to stop this.

Click HERE to sign the petition

This is a new updated petition, so even if you think you have signed one in the past, go to the link above and sign this one.

Proposed new Midshore mining operation and renewal of Inshore mining consent at Te Arai

Offshore Mining Application

Below is a map showing the area for offshore mining being requested, originally, by Kaipara Ltd. This application has been transferred to McCallum Brothers Limited.

The Application is ongoing (Nov 2021) awaiting a comprehensive underwater survey to conclude what damage has been done to the area already by existing sand mining.

map showing extent of resource consent of mining applied for by Kaipara Ltd 2019