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Spring Dr Compost workshops

September 25th, 2015

Composting your organic waste is better for the planet, and it’s better for your garden. Dr Compost will help you get started and trouble-shoot any problems. Workshops are free, thanks to QLDC funding to reduce organic waste going to the landfill. QUEENSTOWN …more

Jobs at Wanaka Wastebuters

September 10th, 2015

We are looking for an admin manager and two reuse customer service staff.  Admin manager position (25 hours per week). The perfect person will be: able to be responsible for Wastebusters admin and financial systems, including monthly reporting, invoicing, GST, banking, …more

Rising from the ashes in Alexandra

September 8th, 2015

Alexandra Wastebusters business recycling and public recycling drop-offs are back up and running after the fire. The police say it was arson, and are asking for help from the public. Click here to see if you can identify a car and person they’re interested …more

Time for a spring clean

September 1st, 2015

Spring makes you want to throw the doors and windows open, and get the house looking fresh and clean. Professional organiser Natalie Jane from Be Organised shared a tip  for anyone who is a little overwhelmed by the winter clutter. Start …more

Help us clean up Wanaka

August 18th, 2015

Join the Wanaka Wastebusters clean-up crew as they pick up litter from Riverbank Rd and Ballantyne Rd for Keep New Zealand Beautiful week. Meet at Wanaka Wastebusters (corner Riverbank and Ballantyne Rd, outside the front door of the shop) at 10am on …more

Need a project?

August 18th, 2015

Gina spent the weekend reupholstering some retro chrome chairs  – and she was stoked with how they turned out. It’s so satisfying making something old look fabulous again. If you’d like to have a go at upholstery, Reg’s next Wanaka workshop is on …more

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