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MYD Funding Applications

February 18th, 2011

I’ve been working with Wanaka Young Change Makers, a Kahu Youth group, for almost a year now. We’ve done some amazing things in that year; carried out a waste audit at MAC, made a movie, explored Wanaka for free stuff …more

Regeneration 2011 – Wanaka Youth Jam

February 9th, 2011

Well here we go, my first blog post on the new uber Wastebusters wordpress place in hyperspace. Exciting. It’s almost as exciting as the 2011 Regeneration tour. Readers of my blog will no doubt remember when the Regen crew came …more

December recycling up 15% from last year

January 6th, 2011

The team at Wanaka Wastebusters have been working hard to collect and sort all of the recycling put out by Wanaka people over the Christmas and New Year’s period. In the month of December 2010 Wanaka put out almost 90 …more

New website!

December 27th, 2010

Hi and welcome to the brand spanking new Wanaka Wastebusters website. Built over the last 6 months (we’ve been very busy :-) by almost everybody in the office we are still tinkering in the background so please let us know …more

Dr Compost Helpline

December 21st, 2010

Smelly slimy compost?  Bokashi smells a little funky and you’re not sure why?  Worms escaping or dying?  Dr Compost can help… Just fire the ‘Dr’ an email drcompost@wanakawastebusters.co.nz and he can answer your questions.  Alternatively you can could ring the …more

Kerbside collections as usual this Christmas and New Year

August 12th, 2010

Because Christmas day and New Year’s day fall on a Saturday this year, there will be no disruption to kerbside collections over the festive season. Please put your recycling out by 8am on your normal recycling day.

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