Wastebusters Summer Fair

Wastebusters Summer Fair

Get ready for a long hot summer with Wastebusters’ Summer Fair this Saturday, 21 October. Kicking off at 9am, we’ll all be in full party mode, with our huge summer stock drop. Our shop will be bursting with an array of summer clothing, everything from designer dresses...
Measure What Matters

Measure What Matters

We were stoked to have attendees from 30 Upper Clutha businesses join us for our joint business workshop with Lake Wānaka Tourism designed to tackle the issue of waste. Over the course of the morning, we heard from four businesses who have already made inroads into...
Donating this silly season

Donating this silly season

We love seeing so many friendly faces dropping off pre-loved goods and recycling, thank you! With our drop off area being so busy, here’s a few tips to save you time when donating goods to Wasties: 🚗🚙🚗 skip the queue and visit us on Wednesdays or Thursdays when it’s...
Holiday opening hours

Holiday opening hours

Our Wānaka and Alexandra sites will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. We’re open every other day this summer, 9am to 5pm, including Christmas Eve for all your last minute sustainable shopping. Wishing all our Wastebusters’ whānau a merry...
New look Annual Report

New look Annual Report

Our Annual Report 2021-22: Impossible is Possible, released this week, celebrates how far Wastebusters has come in 22 years, and the impact we have made. It sets out Wastebusters strategic plan – our road map to accelerating the change to a circular economy. In...
What’s on December

What’s on December

Coming up in December… There’ll be a second chance to get your trusty bike fixed too at our Bike Fixing Event. Join us at Wastebusters in Wānaka this Saturday, December 3, 10am to 3pm, where Simon and Georgie will be working their magic to get those wheels...