Out & About

Trapping with Steve Allan

Trapping with Steve Allan

A quick trip up to Kaitaia to catch up with the trap man himself, Steve Allan.

Hanging with Hans

Hanging with Hans

Hans 'Rookie' Rook is anything but a rookie. He cut his teeth on the Little Barrier Island project eradicating predators such as rats, ferrets, feral cats and other mustelids that prey on our native birds. They successfully eradicated Little Barrier Island of predators and it remains a pristine sanctuary of New Zealand to this day. 

Good Wood worked with Rookie & Rod Dickson to develop our AllTrap Chimney Box. This box is designed for use on farmland or land where stock is present. It protects dogs, cattle and sheep while allowing predators &...


More trees, more birds

More trees, more birds

Every day is great day for planting trees. It was great to be a part of a project that's planting native trees just around the corner from Good Wood HQ. 

This park is great, there's a good spot for a wetland area further down the track. It would be a dream to see wetland birds such as Bittern moving in from Ahuriri - If Hans has anything to do with it, I'm sure he'd be keen. 

This is a particularly amazing spot because of the cohesion that it's taken to bring it to life. It's a work in progress but...


What's good with Good Wood?

What's good with Good Wood?

A quick what's up. Why we are working in this industry and how we are trying to improve.