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CO.STARTERS for Causes: Katrina Wolff – Blue Borage

Katrina completed the CO.STARTERS for Causes programme at EcoMatters in October 2017. This is Katrina’s story. Hi, I’m Katrina Wolff and I’m the founder of Blue Borage. Blue Borage is a… Read More

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What we’ve achieved together in 2017

It’s our pleasure to share with you EcoMatters’ second annual report! Within these pages, we try to tell the story of some of the ways our community came together to do… Read More

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Jack Johnson partners with EcoMatters

We’re thrilled to announce that EcoMatters has been chosen as an ‘All at Once’ non-profit partner in Jack Johnson’s Summer Tour! The legendary musician is paving the way in green… Read More

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Rongoā Māori – a unique insight into an indigenous approach to health and medicine

Attending a workshop with Donna Kerridge (Waikato Tainui) is much more than an introduction to the medicinal values of our native bush. Rather it is an insight into a whole… Read More

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CO.STARTERS for Causes: Kristy Lorson – EarthSavvy

Hi, my name is Kristy Lorson and I’m the founder of EarthSavvy. Most of us have heard about the global plastic crisis. 8 million tonnes of plastic ends up in… Read More

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Four steps for keeping your home warm and healthy

Now that the cold weather is well and truly here, we hope you’re all keeping warm inside! Many of us Kiwis suffer from living in cold, damp houses. Not only… Read More

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The EcoMatters Bike Hub is open!

EcoMatters’ community bike hub has been up and running for a couple of months since our big launch on EcoDay on 9 April. Whau Local Board Chair, Tracy Mulholland, EcoMatters… Read More

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14 Top Picks for Ethical Living

For those keen on picking up new habits or creating change, here are fourteen special tasters of the life well-lived this festival season. 1. Waste Matters! Sharing Responsibility Back in the… Read More

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13 Rad EcoWest Events for Urbanites

If you’re into e-bikes, ethical fashion and having a good time with like-minded people, EcoWest Festival 2017 has a great line-up for you. Here’s our shortlist to sweeten city life. 1. Down & Dirty // Rooftop… Read More

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12 Top Picks for Kids at EcoWest

If you’re looking for great ways to keep the littlies entertained, EcoWest Festival 2017 has you spoilt for choice. Here’re some of our top festival picks for the young and… Read More