Join the Wastebusters crew

Reuse Customer Service job (Alexanda based)

Enthusiastic, friendly, hardworking person to receive, sort and sell reusable stuff in our Alexandra shop. We’re looking for someone who enjoys working independently, can contribute to the Wastebusters culture and is interested in reuse and zero waste. Must be able to work weekends.

Click here for the reuse customer service job description and job application.

Applications for Reuse Customer Service job close 5pm Friday 25 November

Drop your completed application into the Alexandra Wastebusters shop counter (open 7 days, 9am-5pm, end of Boundary Rd) or email it to

For more info call Sue 027 322 9675

Crafty Christmas workshops

Come along and remember what Christmas is all about – sharing, creating and giving. Free workshop, all materials supplied, (donations welcome to help cover costs). Venue is the Wanaka Wastebusters shop, corner of Riverbank and Ballantyne Rd. All welcome, including kids.

dsc_3670Upcycle your Christmas Tree or decorate cards

Learn how to make Origami decorations (using music sheets, magazines and other gorgeous paper which would otherwise have been recycled).

Wed 30 November @ 4pm – 5.30pm

Create a hand-made recycled gift

Decorate a key-ring with beads, trinkets and other random objects

Monday 5th December @ 4pm – 5.30pm

$10,000 film funding

someday-stories-bgurlAre you an emerging film-maker who would like $10,000 and a mentor to make a short film (8-12 mins)? Outlook for Someday are commissioning six young Kiwi film-makers/production teams to make a short film focused on sustainability (environment, society, culture, health, human rights & peace). Applications close 16 Dec.

AGM coming up