The Dune Restoration Trust of NZ goals are to:* Provide a network for information exchange on sustainable management on dune ecosystems.
* To facilitate research on NZ Dune ecosystems
* Promote public awareness of proven methods for protection, restoration, conservation and sustainable management of dune ecosystems
The Charitable Trust was formed in 2007 to continue the work of Coastal Dune Vegetation Network. Organisations and individuals are involved in the Trust, including regional and district councils, research agencies, forestry companies, tertiary education institutes, iwi, consultants, nurseries and community groups, such as Beach Care and Coast Care.