Rugby and tree planting may seem an unlikely combination, but over the past three years they have come together in a spectacular way: the Living Legends project. 17 “Rugby Legends” including Sir Colin Meads, Sir…
170,000 native trees planted!
Living Legends planted 170,000 native trees throughout New Zealand from 2011 until 2013 – all honouring Rugby Legends. Enormous thanks to the thousands of New Zealanders who helped to plant the trees, the 17 wonderful Rugby Legends and of course sponsors The Tindall Foundation, Project Crimson, Department of Conservation and Meridian!
Check out who the 17 Rugby Legends are here
August 18, 2013 Taranaki Rugby Legend completes major conservation initiative
August 18, 2013 Canterbury Rugby Legend completes major conservation initiative
The Living Legends Events are now all completed.
Living Legends Near You
Check out the details of where Living Legends completed planting projects by clicking on the map.