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Appliance recycling

December 15th, 2014

Did you know we dismantle most large appliances on-site for recycling and reuse? It’s a good feeling to leave your old oven or washing machine with us and know that the materials will be made into something new. We charge …more

Wanaka Wastebusters makes a surplus

December 3rd, 2014

Wanaka Wastebusters Ltd reported at the AGM that it has made a small surplus for 2013/14. Read about it in our press release. The Friends of Wanaka Wastebusters (FoWW) committee was elected: Rachel Brown (chair), Jo McArthur, Tim Wardell and …more

Late night shopping

December 2nd, 2014

We thought Friday night shopping before Christmas would be fun. Bring your kids and make it a family night out. We’ll be staying open until 8.30pm on Friday 12th Dec and Friday 19th Dec. We’re open 9am-5pm, 7 days for the rest of December …more

Hard times in Alex

November 19th, 2014

Central Otago Wastebusters in Alexandra is going through some hard financial times – kia kaha. Read about it in the ODT. We’re meeting next week about how Wanaka Wastebusters has managed to stay in a strong financial position. Community enterprise …more

Thanks for all your donations

November 14th, 2014

Everyone must be having pre-Christmas, late spring clear-outs because the donations are pouring in. This photo shows Sue with donations that came in during 1.5 hours on a Wednesday afternoon. We are blown away at the quality of goods donated …more

AGM Tues 2nd December

October 29th, 2014

We know you love AGM’s, so this year we’re having two to fit in with our new structure. We’ll keep them short and sweet, with one running straight after the other. Come along to support Wanaka Wastebusters and hear what …more

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