Trees That Count

Make it easy for you and your clients to give back, by donating trees.

Tourism New Zealand has partnered with Trees That Count to encourage domestic and international visitors to donate native trees across Aotearoa – and now you can too!

About Trees That Count

Trees That Count is an online marketplace matching native tree donations with volunteer tree planting projects across Aotearoa. Each native tree donation is $10. By donating, you’re backing New Zealand’s big backyard and making our country an even more beautiful place. 

What’s in it for your business?

Every native tree makes a difference.

  • Grow your sustainability credentials. It’s an easy way to integrate sustainability initiatives within your organisation and align to Qualmark’s sustainable tourism business criteria.
  • Mitigate your carbon emissions. Use the tools on the Trees That Count website to estimate how many native trees planted will help to mitigate your CO2 emissions over the next fifty years. Meet your sustainability KPIs while investing in something lasting for New Zealand.
  • Give back to your community by donating native trees to local tree planting projects in your area
  • Connect with your community. Trees that Count will do their best to match your funding to a region of your choice, connecting you to planters in your community. Give your customers even more reason to love your business, with the opportunity to give back at the point of experience.
  • Tourism New Zealand has worked with Trees that Count to create collateral for your business to help promote donations.


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