Mt Victoria

Mt Victoria September meeting - Sustainable roof water harvesting for earthquake affected communities

Sustainable roof water harvesting for earthquake affected communities - Stan Abbott, Director of Massey University's Roof Water Research Centre, will talk about sustainable roof water harvesting for earthquake affected communities. Stan's talk includes lessons learned from the Christchurch quakes. All welcome. For further information contact Frank Cook on 027 649 6508. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria August meeting - Urban gardening

Urban gardening - We will view a series of clips on urban gardening around the world today in the hope that it may inspire and inform our efforts this coming spring. All welcome. For further information contact Frank Cook on 027 649 6508.

Location / Venue: 
New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria July meeting - "In Transition 2.0" film

Tuesday 10 July beginning 7:30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria June meeting - "Locavore: local diet, healthy planet" DVD

Tuesday 12 June, beginning 7:30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St.

We will watch the film "Locavore: local diet, healthy planet", an American documentary about returning home to our food supply. Amazon says the movie 'is truly a local production. You won't find any big name "Foodie" celebrities in this production - they're not needed. The Living Farm's Lynn Gillespie plus Jay Canode use local talent to describe what a locavore is all about'. All welcome.
For further information contact Frank Cook on 027 649 6508.

Location / Venue: 
New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria May meeting - Community resilience and community/public edible planting projects

Transition Towns Mt Victoria
We meet next on Tuesday 8 May beginning 7:30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St.

Councillor Stephanie Cook who is the Council's Social Portfolio Spokesperson will talk on community resilience and community/public edible planting projects. All welcome.

For further information contact Frank Cook on 027 649 6508.

Location / Venue: 
New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria March meeting - Anima Mundi DVD

Thursday 8 March, beginning 7:30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St, we will watch the DVD Anima Mundi.

Anima Mundi is a view of the world from a Gaian viewpoint including discussion of permaculture, peak oil, climate change. It is a timely reminder of the future we face and what we can do about it. All welcome.
Please note this is the second Thursday, not the Tuesday when our meetings are usually held.
For further information contact Frank Cook on 027 649 6508.

Location / Venue: 
New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Transition Towns Mt Victoria 2011 Programme

Transition Towns Mt Victoria

Mt Victoria February Meeting - Food Bill

Johanna Knox will talk about issues around the Food Bill currently before Parliament.
Johanna Knox is a writer and researcher for magazines, educational publications, and exhibitions. She specialises in issues around food and resilience. She has spent time recently coming to grips with and writing about the Food Bill, and in particular what it may mean for cottage-scale trading. She will speak very briefly about where the Bill is currently at, then open for questions.

The meeting will be held at New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria.. All welcome. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
New Crossways, Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington
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