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Cleanup NZ Week: Raumati Beach Cleanup — gabesgoldnuggets

Cleanup NZ Week is in September. We’ve teamed up with our friends from the Greenown Group who are also Greener Neighbourhood participants. Last year was a great success and we know we could collect even more rubbish off our beautiful coastline. Join us on Sunday 18 September, 2pm at Marine Gardens to help keep NZ […]…… Continue reading Cleanup NZ Week: Raumati Beach Cleanup — gabesgoldnuggets

Community · Gabes Gold Nuggets · Waste reduction

Keeping Gavin, Matai and Fincham Road beautiful

For Keep NZ Beautiful week we got in early with a neighbourhood clean up event on Sunday the 30th. In an hour we collected the equivalent of two big bags full from our streets and along the stream from Matai to Hillcrest Rd. Not a bad effort eh? A lot of this litter would have escaped…… Continue reading Keeping Gavin, Matai and Fincham Road beautiful

Gabes Gold Nuggets · Resilience · Water

How we installed a WREMO rain barrel

Having mapped the emergency resources in our neighbourhood as part of get Ready Week 2014, my neighbours Heather and John thought it was high time they had some water stored around their property, just in case. The Wellington Regional Emergency Management Office (WREMO) are selling 200 litre rain barrels through the Council office for $105,…… Continue reading How we installed a WREMO rain barrel