Open Day 2012 – Saturday 18 February, 10am – 2pm

15th January 2012 | Janet Cole

We are throwing open our doors to the Kaipatiki community!

A chance for you and the family to explore our environment centre, have some summer fun and hot food, and discover ways to live more sustainably for no or low cost at our impressive range of active demonstrations, advice shops and mini-tours.

Special attractions include:
  • Harakeke-weaving and paper-making workshops
  • Guided mini bush walks
  • Native plant nursery tours
  • Supervised eco-activities for kids
  • Gardening, composting & pest control demos and advice
GARDENING – special tours, advice & demonstrations
  • Growing natives, nursery tours – Jackie Knight
  • Your summer edible garden – Dee Pigneguy
  • Weedbusting tips at home – Melissa Marler
  • Animal pest control – Steve Phillips
 COMPOSTING – Practical workshops
  • Composting, worm-farming & Bokashi Create Your Own Eden
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES
  • Native plant potting-table
  • Food Swap Table
  • Guided mini-bush walks with Discovery Walks
  • Harakeke weaving & paper-making workshops with Judy Te Hiwi
  • Build your own garden & composting structures Tony Poppleton
  • Kids activities with Eskdale Treehouse Early Learning Centre

HOT FOOD from Pizza On The Verge & Westlynn Organic Meats



Kaipatiki Project is able to operate due to the generosity of our funders and supporters

Auckland Council Foundation North Ministry for the Environment Kaipatiki Local Board Ubiquity Environment Hubs Aotearoa