Resources

  • Did you know that around 20% of the waste that goes to the Wanaka Transfer Station is organic? It’s pretty easy to divert this from landfill. An added bonus is that if you divert your food waste from your rubbish bin, you no longer need......

  • Reusable food and other packaging. Be cautious about single-use packaging that claims to be compostable. In practice, it will rely upon a well-balanced home compost heap, or a commercial composting facility (there isn’t one serving our district). It may contaminate recycling, and if it ends......

  • Sometimes it seems like it’s easier to throw things away than to mend them. But there are businesses who can help, and remember one woman’s trash is another woman’s treasure Wastebusters Cnr Riverbank and Ballantyne Roads You can drop off a huge range of recyclables......