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Potatopak the winner!

May 6th, 2011

The winners of the Unpackit 2011 Packaging Awards have been announced The Best Packaging Award has been won by Potatopak. The Worst Packaging Award has been won by Sunsweet Ones. The public really got behind the people’s choice Unpackit awards, …more

Shaping our future

May 6th, 2011

At Wastebusters we are always wondering how we can use our skills, talents and resources to look after our place, and maintain quality of life for people that live here. The new Shaping the Future forums aim to do the …more

WYCM get ready for winter

May 4th, 2011

One year in and Wanaka’s Young Change Makers has achieved heaps. We’ve grown, we’ve shrunk, we’ve done rad stuff and now we’re on a mission to step up. With Post Its and large paper at the ready, a collection of inquiring young minds, a RAD space and some food we are ready to start an epic winter of action!

EPIC Earth Day Actions and Celebrations

May 4th, 2011

Earth Day is a global celebration of all the positive actions being carried out across the globe to help us protect our future. Thanks to some amazing volunteer organisation from Amber, Wanaka was set to celebrate Earth Day in a spectacular fashion and take some action!

Community engagement

May 2nd, 2011

Two workshops being held in Wanaka and Queenstown this month are the start of a new conversation that Queenstown Lakes District Council wants to hold with the community. The workshops are part of the “Shaping Our Future” project, which aims …more

Unpackit Award winners soon to be announced

May 2nd, 2011

Voting in the Unpackit Packaging Awards has now closed, and the winners will be announced at the end of this week! The awards have been run by Wanaka Wastebusters to find the best and worst packaging in New Zealand. We …more

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