Dragonfly SpringsWetland Sanctuary
Dragonfly Springs Wetland Sanctuary in Northland is a restored wetland replicating the natural swamp that existed on the Onerahi shoreline centuries ago. As a nature reserve, it is primarily an educational asset. Our focus is on environmental education, and we are always happy to share our knowledge with anyone wishing to restore wetlands.
Dragonfly Springs is a fun learning environment for parents, teachers, and children of all ages. No matter your age, you will leave having had a lot of fun, and take home knowledge that will stay with and serve you for life.
Dragonfly Springs Wetland Sanctuary is the place to have fun and learn a bunch of stuff you’ll be able to use until you are too old to walk.
Dragonfly Springs Wetland Sanctuary helps you provide students with a unique learning experience. It’s a fun way to learn useful knowledge and the experience will have them considering their environment in a more holistic fashion.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why do we have to make an appointment to visit the Dragonfly Springs Wetland Sanctuary?
The environment is very delicate and too many people at once will disturb insects and tiny wild life… Read more
Do we need special equipment and clothing to visit Dragonfly Springs?
Since we are a learning environment, we suggest bringing at least a notepad and pen or pencil… Read more
What age groups are the most suitable to visit Dragonfly Springs?
All age groups derive enjoyment and learning from a visit to Dragonfly Springs… Read more
How long should we allow for a visit to see everything and take some good learning?
Set aside two to three hours for a good visit to Dragonfly Springs Wetland Sanctuary… Read more
A thank you to our sponsors and supporters
Meet the people and businesses who have already donated money, or contributed their time, or given materials and services to help us establish Dragonfly Springs Wetland Sanctuary as a sanctuary, and as a positive education environment for people of all ages, and especially for schools.