Visit us at the Awapuni Sustainable Development Centre and learn skills to address recycling, sustainability, energy, wastewater, composting and worm farms.
Email Going Greener to schedule a tour (tailor made packages available for schools, businesses and community groups).
Permaculture Design Course
PNCC subsidises 16 local households to attend a year-long permaculture design course. Read More
Sustainable Business Education
PNCC provides 10 scholarships per year to local businesses to complete a sustainable business course. Read More
Zero Waste Education
PNCC supports Zero Waste, educating the children about sustainability through Reducing, Reusing, Recycling and Composting. Read More
Nappy Lady Workshops
Supported by PNCC to promote reusable washable cloth nappies. Read More
PNCC has worked with UCOL to market UCOL's eco home built within the local building industry and to provide support through the consenting process. Read More
The goal is to make University flats more eco-friendly by using eco competition between flats to communicate wider sustainability issues. Read More
PNCC offers an online carpooling solution to the community. Let's Carpool is making it easier for people to get around, to make sustainable transport choices while reducing transport costs within the extended Manawatū.
Reel Earth Film Festival
PNCC supports Reel Earth Film Festival, a leading film festival in the Southern Hemisphere with a focus on nature and the environment.
Westpac Business Awards
Sustainable Business recognises companies that have established sustainable practices and programmes in their operations, and are leaders in reducing their environmental impacts in the Manawatū region. PNCC sponsors the sustainable business award.