Kete Aronui

Tool Library

Restore Hibiscus & Bays runs two community tool libraries, from which groups and individuals can borrow tools, herbicides, predator bait and bait stations, traps, composting weed bags, pod pluckers and other equipment.

We will be lending them out on the understanding that they will be used on public or private land within the local board area on projects aimed at controlling pests and restoring our native biodiversity. 

We have two tool library locations – one in Browns Bay and one in Whangaparāoa. Please get in touch with us at to arrange a time to meet us to pick up something you need. We will ask you to complete a form for our records at the time you borrow an item: