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Our Wellington crew start at the Wellington Zoo Chimp House later this month with the planting of the visitor’s area with the view to getting finished before the summer break. Designed by Isthmus Group, and built by Naylor Love, the planting theme will be quite...

Native bird life is responding well to wetlands that Natural Habitats have been instrumental in creating as part of the M2PP motorway project just north of Wellington. In one of the ponds created alongside the Waikanae junction onramp, a pair of pied stilts have taken...

The latest early child hood learning centre collaboration between Natural Habitats and CASA Architects has opened in Whenuapai, Auckland for our New Shoots client. Natural Habitats has developed a niche capability in designing landscapes for early child hood centres having designed around 40 – many of...

Care Team Leader Chris Bean is switched on – to the benefits of electric tools. He’s taken the initiative to trial the installation of solar panels on the lid of his vehicle’s tool box to trickle re-charge their batteries while he’s doing his rounds. The use...

Soaring five stories high, we have completed New Zealand’s tallest exterior green walls for St Mark’s luxury apartments and earned New Zealand’s first Homestar Innovation Point from the New Zealand Green Building Council.  The series of three green walls are also one of the largest green...

Well he may like to turn 15 again, but in reality Chris has reached 15 years with Natural Habitats! He started with us as a Care Team Leader in 2003 – and he’s still doing that today and loving it because he loves being a gardener...

Natural Habitats is now signed up to - http://www.treesthatcount.co.nz/  Launched in November, 2016, Trees That Count was born out of a simple question, "How many native trees are planted in New Zealand each year and could we plant more to help mitigate climate change?"  It’s a programme that’s...

[caption id="attachment_19008" align="alignnone" width="405"] Photo: Chris Hillock, 20180530. YOUNG LANDSCAPER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION 2018. Brad Murphy. right receives a participation certificate.[/caption] A big shout out to Brad Murphy from the landscape division and Christian Winfield from the housing division for entering this year’s Prebbles Seeds...

We’re thrilled to announce that Natural Habitats has won 14 awards in this year’s (2018) Registered Master Landscaper awards – including a premier award for Best Sustainable Project of the year for our Muriwai coastal project. Across design, construction and horticulture, the tally is more...

A big congratulations to international developer Frasers Property for its “Beaches” project which took out the top award in Natural Habitats sponsored Urban Land Developments award in the recent NZ Property Council awards.  “Beaches” at Coast Papamoa is the final ‘jewel in the crown’ of the...