First Annual Supporters add to summer donations

Penguinville brought in donationsThe Trust’s new Annual Supporter option, launched in the recent Summer Newsletter, is off to an impressive start with nearly $500 raised in donations already.  On top of that, donations collected at sites and events in recent weeks, as well as takings and donations from Driftwood & Sand and Penguinville in Hokitika, totalled around $900.

The Trust would like to thank its first Annual Supporters and those who have contributed through donations or making donations boxes available to visitors and customers.  If you would like to make a donation, please follow the Donations link, or if you could host a collection box, please let us know via

The Trust raises funds to develop and implement projects such as a new education resource for primary school age children and research into the foraging habits of penguins at sea.