Local organic produce available, food co-op open, no Eftpos but a Cash Flow machine is available next door.

Fresh lettuces, home made chutneys & Nightcaps tomatoes, veg & herb plants, fresh herbs, milk, cheese, eggs, honey, chicken, yoghurt, other seasonal produce available

For more information email New stallholders welcome.

Location / Venue: 
154 Palmerston Street, Riverton

Back Yard Beer Making Workshop ~ Riverton

From start to finish, the art of home brewing, different flavours and where to source ingredients - everything you need to know. Course ends with a taste test

Must be over 18yrs.

Bookings essential. Phone: 03 234 8717; or email:

Location / Venue: 
154 Palmerston Street, Riverton

Cheese Making Course ~ with Sherry Elton - RIVERTON-

Hands on cheese making with Sherry Elton to be held in Riverton, 10.30am -2.30pm, bookings essential to Riverton Environment Centre, or Ph (03)2348717

Bring along a friend or 2 for a fun chatty day making Gouda, Feta, Halloumi & Ricotta.  $50 per person, includes a light lunch with taste test of cheese with sourdough bread.

Location / Venue: 
Flecks Hall, Riverton

Signs for Transitioning Change - talk by Dr.Susan Krumdieck, Invercargill

Come and hear about some of the technical challenges and solutions for our future. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
Room B1:11, Southern Institute of Technology, Tay Street Campus, Invercargill

Southern Anti-mining March, Invercargill

Calling all people in the South –

Say NO to mining of our precious places! » Read more

Location / Venue: 
Meet at the Cnr Forth & Nith Streets, Invercargill

Craft Circle @ The Book Stop Cafe, Glengarry

Slide 1 » Read more

Location / Venue: 
The Bookstop Cafe, Glengarry Shopping Centre

Transition Invercargill submission to Schedule 4 Stocktake proposal

Attached is the submission Transition Invercargill made to the proposed Schedule 4 Stocktake.

This is one of 35,000 or so submissions received when they last counted. The submissions closed yesterday, 26 May.

The Government has a legal obligation to consider submissions received in a public consultation process. One can only imagine how many people will have to work on the 35,000 submissions to achieve this. » Read more

Workshop ~ How to set up an Orchard, Riverton

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about how to set up an Orchard in Southland, where to start, what to plant and where to plant it

Bookings Essential, email or Ph (03)2348717 ~ check out out website


Location / Venue: 
The Environment Centre, 154 Palmerston Street, Riverton

TT Invercargill - Useful Contacts and Resources

There are lots of community groups, organisations and people in Southland with expertise and invaluable information in a whole range of areas connected with the Transition Town movement.

We have put together a list of people with special expertise and skills who are happy to provide advice and point you in the direction of further information.  If you have a question on anything from organic gardening to alternative energy get in touch.  It is in the form of a word document you can download and print to put in your diary, wallet or on the fridge! » Read more

Family BBQ at the Community Garden

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Location / Venue: 
Community Garden, Bluff Rd end of Kew Rd
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