Blog

Welcome to the Wanaka Wastebusters main blog page. If you like being kept up-to-date with what’s going on at Wastebusters, check our home page regularly for new blogs or friend us on Facebook.

TV Takeback coming…

March 7th, 2013

            Television Takeback is coming to Wanaka. This is a Government scheme to encourage people to recycle TVs in conjunction with the digital switchover. At the moment it costs $25 to recycle a TV, but …more

Craft Night

February 21st, 2013

Last night’s craft night was wonderful – I had the lovely company of Trish from Akaroa and her mum Hazel who is living in Hawea, both are very crafty ladies and took to the art of rag rug making like …more

Joel Salatin in Wanaka

February 18th, 2013

Time magazine calls him the most innovative farmer in the world.  He has featured in  Michael Pollan’s book, The Omnivore’s Dilemma, and in the films FRESH and FOOD Inc. Now he’s coming to Wanaka! 7:30 – 9:30pm, Thursday 28th February, …more

Dr Compost is back

February 11th, 2013

Dr Compost is back, with workshops designed to get your compost humming and your veggies surviving the winter. Bring a gold coin donation and a lively curiosity about the bountiful organisms in your back yard. Funded by QLDC. Come along …more

Feb Craft Night – Rag Rugs

February 8th, 2013

The next craft night is Wed 20th Feb at 6pm. We are making rag rugs, they are eye catching, colourful and easy to make. The beauty of the humble rag rug is that you can make it as big as …more

Craft Night

February 5th, 2013

It was great to see some out-of-town families all the way from Wellington at our January craft night. They were here on holiday (they didn’t come down just for craft night – although that would have been cool if they …more

< 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 >