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Job application

1120 Wastebusters_Application form for Employment

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Wastebusters AGM

The AGM of the Friends of Wanaka Wastebusters will be held on Thursday 23rd November at 5.30pm. The Friends own Wanaka Wastebusters on behalf of the community and are governed by an executive committee which will be elected at the …more

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50% off Bokashi buckets

Want a convenient, easy and pretty much idiot-proof way to compost? Bokashi buckets and “zing” sawdust will help you get food waste out of your rubbish bin and turn it into a resource for your garden. Queenstown Lakes District Council …more

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Full-time Customer Service job

 We have a full-time customer service position receiving, sorting and selling stuff in our busy Wanaka shop. You must be able to work weekends and over Christmas/New Year period. We’re looking for someone who is enthusiastic, friendly and hard-working, with experience …more

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Possible power outage

Power could be out at Wanaka Wastebusters on Thursday 26th Oct some time between 9am and 4pm, with the planned repair of power poles down the road by Aurora. We’ll still be open 9am-5pm, and we have backup tills that …more

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Spring Dr Compost workshops

Dr Compost free workshops are back! Reduce methane emitted from landfill by turning your food and garden scraps into compost which will feed your soil. It’s a win for your garden and the the environment. Easy ways to compost – looking …more

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Vote for change on plastic bags

Research is finding that tiny bits of plastic are spread all through our world: in salt, tap water and sand. We need to rethink our use of disposable plastics – and you can help. New World are asking people whether …more

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Jobs, jobs, jobs

We’re looking for enthusiastic, friendly, hardworking people with a sense of humour to join the Wasties crew! Back yard recycling team – processing Short-term and long-term staff wanted to help sort and process recycling to high quality standards. Part-time and …more

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Honey wraps

What could be nicer than doing a bit of craft on a wintery afternoon? How about making your own honey wraps and never having to use glad wrap again? Plastic Bag Free Wanaka have written down the instructions to make …more

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Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is a chance to challenge yourself to give up single use plastic. There’s no such thing as failing – only learning – so don’t be afraid to have a go. If you’re new to avoiding single use …more

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