Sustainable House Tour
9:30am - 12:30pm
Visit houses which exhibit elements of sustainable thinking. Share knowledge andexperience with those who’ve been there.
Super Easy Cyanotypes
10am - 12 noon
with Annemarie Hope-Cross
Make your own cyanotype using historic photographic processes with Annemarie Hope-Cross.
Walk and Talk the Clutha
11am - 3pm
with Barrie Wills
Share botany and photography walking down the true left of the Mata-Au, Clutha River.
Bring back the Tui and Bellbird
2pm - 4pm
Revegetating Central Otago’s woodland for our native birds.
Practical workshop and hands on demonstrations to revegetate Central Otago’s woodland.
Workshop provided by volunteers for the Clyde Railhead Community Eco-Nursery who will feature locally sourced native plant species including kowhai, kanuka, coprosma, olearia, native broom. Learn about the materials needed and the processes for; seed collecting, growing seedlings, pricking out to larger pots.
Participate in a demonstration of dryland planting techniques. View and discuss a revegetation project and how to maintain it. This is a chance to compare notes. Stroll through a garden filled with the songs of tui and bellbirds. Suitable for beginners or those starting native revegetation in their own gardens or in community projects.
All participants will get a native plant to take home. Plants will also be available for purchase; some for $6 and some for a donation. (The donation to fund Good NatureTraps)
‘Show Me Shorts’ - Film Festival
NZ’s leading international short film festival. Animated deer, a wedding doco, a coffee table in love with its owner, a German comedy & more. 91 minutes of short film fun.
Book at Central Cinema on 03 448 7850
The World Is Ours To Destroy?
7pm - 8:30pm
Climate Change, Christianity & Community.
Talk with Selwyn Yeoman, low carbon supper provided & music with Natalie Yeoman.
Promote Alexandra with support from the Alexandra Volunteer Fire Brigade.
All welcome at Pioneer Park.