To hold, maintain and control the zoological park at Nelson currently known as Natureland Zoo as a wildlife conservation and recreational facility for the general public;
To preserve, protect and foster animals (including endangered species) and plants by conservation and promotion if breeding according to best practice animal husbandry standards;
To educate the general public and encourage learning and awareness in the public in respect of the general principles of preservation, protection and fostering of the animals and plants;
To undertake, promote or fund study and research for the purpose of achieving the Trust's purposes;
To pursue any other purposes which are charitable under New Zealand law.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Provides buildings / facilities / open space
Provides services (e.g. care / counselling), Provides advice / information / advocacy, Services - Recreational Activities, Facilities, and Conservation; Zoo Management
Care / protection of animals
Education / training / research, Environment / conservation, Fund-raising
Children / young people, Older people, Animals, People with disabilities, Family / whanau
Board of Trustees with CEO/Director and hierarchy of 9 employees ( 8 full-time equivalents ).
Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.
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