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Getting to Zero Newsletter April 2022
April 4, 2022 Ambury Farm Park | COMMUNITY | CONNECTED | Education | Friends of the Farm | Māngere Bridge Library | Mangere Bridge Village | Recycling | Services | WASTEWISE

Next time you visit the Library look inside the door on the right hand side
and you’ll see a set of stylish recycling collection boxes.

Māngere Kayak Day 2022 a success!
March 15, 2022 Ambury Farm Park | COMMUNITY | Education | EVENTS | Friends of the Farm | Manukau Harbour

We had an awesome turn out of 97 people that we took exploring the Manukau Harbour via kayak…

Make it a Wastewise Christmas this year
December 10, 2021 COMMUNITY | Education | Friends of the Farm | Recycling | WASTEWISE

We help you reduce Christmas waste and recycle as much as you can with some ideas that you may find useful.

Shops & Services in Māngere Bridge
September 23, 2021 COMMUNITY | CONNECTED | Education | Mangere Bridge Village | Services | The Mangere Bridge

Check out our list of shops and services available in Māngere Bridge. Support local!

Recycling Household Items
September 19, 2021 CARING | COMMUNITY | Education | Friends of the Farm | Māngere Bridge Library | Mangere Bridge Village | Recycling | The Mangere Bridge | WASTEWISE

We help you be a tidy Kiwi by listing places close to us in Māngere Bridge where you can take items for recycling, upcycling and repurposing. (updated Sep. 2021)

Caroline and Jane: Everyday Māngere Bridge heroes making a difference.
August 20, 2021 CARING | COMMUNITY | Community Orchard | CONNECTED | Education | Our People | WASTEWISE | Workshops

Caroline and Jane are everyday wastewise heroes.  They find time in their busy lives to make a meaningful contribution to making Māngere Bridge a Wastewise, Caring, Connected Community.

Many Hands Make Light Work – Tree Planting at Ambury Farm
June 20, 2021 Ambury Farm Park | CARING | COMMUNITY | EVENTS | Manukau Harbour

More than 100 locals gathered to volunteer their time & energy to help out at Ambury Regional Park.

Moth Plant- What a Pest!
May 16, 2021 Ambury Farm Park | CARING | COMMUNITY | Education | Pest Control | Tararata Stream

Friends of the Farm (FoF) partnered with the Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board to run a competition to see who could collect the most Moth Plant pods.

Reducing Plastic – one family at a time
May 14, 2021 COMMUNITY | Education | WASTEWISE | Workshops

Robyn tells us of the wastewise fun that was had at a Friends of the Farm beeswax wrap workshop…