Green Drinks was recently relaunched under the umbrella of Environment Centre Hawke's Bay. It is a grass roots, community event that is:
Green Drinks is not:
May 2017 Green Drinks
Hosted at Blackcatberries - Rammed earth house
Blakcatberries out in Haumoana is built using natural materials. Owners Tony and Julie Maurenbrecher designed and built a rammed earth house back in 1997 at a cost of round $130,000. Accompanying the Maurenbrecher’s on the 3rd of May was Pat Mawson, a local licensed builder and the owner of R.M Strawbale Ltd. Pat and his business partner Nils Rock specialise in strawbale houses with a focus on natural and non toxic materials throughout the building.
Past Green Drinks Events
March 2016 - Hosted by Hastings District Council. Drinks and nibbles at the Kiosk followed by a tour to the lookout of the landfill and a talk about waste.
August 2016 - Cape Sanctuary Clifton.
October 2016 - Cornucopia organics.
December 2016 Cape Sanctuary is a wildlife restoration project established in 2006 by landowners of the Cape Kidnappers peninsula, Hawke's Bay.
The landowners share a vision extending beyond 50 years to restore the coastal communities of land and sea birds, reptiles and invertebrates that would once have existed on the Cape Kidnappers peninsula. The project aims to achieve nationally significant species conservation gains within a highly modified farming and multi-use landscape including forestry, tourism and recreation.
February 2017 - Sirtrack wildlife tracking solutions