Welcome to the website for Friends of Mana Island
Mana Island is a predator-free island located off the coast of Porirua, New Zealand.
Friends of Mana Island (or FOMI) is a volunteer group formed in 1998 to provide support for the Department of Conservation (DOC) in the restoration of Mana Island. We also work in collaboration with Ngati Toa as tangata whenua.
Upcoming AGM – everyone welcome – Wed 20 March 2019
Please join us to celebrate the achievements of our volunteers in 2018 and look ahead to this year’s activities.
Wednesday 20 March, at 7.30pm, at Plimmerton Pavilion, Sunset Parade, with guest speakers the DOC rangers from Mana Island.
White-faced storm petrel chicks have fledged from Mana Island
Read about the translocation of the white-faced storm petrels to Mana Island from the Chathams – on 11 February 2019. We are very grateful to our major sponsor, OMV NZ Ltd, for their support of this project.
20th anniversary celebrations for FOMI in 2018 – Celebrating our volunteers
Read FOMI’s latest newsletter, published December 2018.
FOMI Strategic Plan and Performance
The Strategic Plan outlines our plans for the future.
Shopping for FOMI products
Gift vouchers for guided trips to Mana Island – See the Visitors page for info.
Friends of Mana Island tee-shirts – Full details here