How To Boil a Frog

Check out this great new comic documentary

New Doco Fall & Winter

I have pledged my support of this great upcoming new Documentary, have a look and consider pledging. I recommend the extended trailer. Short Trailer Pledging site

Extended trailer

Submission on Kapiti Expressways Proposal.

We completely oppose the construction of new expressways because we believe the price of oil is going to be on an upward trend from now on (probably with large spikes and falls due to factors like a deep global recession and increased speculation).We believe there should be an upgraded rail system. Money available for roading […]

Raumati Station Website Launch & Local Rumblings.

We visited Valhalla in Raumati South today and 4 local councillors Lyndy, David, Scott and Sandra, Regional Councillor Nigel and local labour member Winnie Labon. Surely a local railway station http://www.raumatistation.com/ is much more sustainable for the large amounts of Raumati residents who have to travel to Paraparaumu railway station. There was a great community […]

On Radio NZ – The Sunday Group: Transition Towns Taking Root

RadioNZ’s Sunday Morning interview re: Transition Towns. (Audio below): http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/sunday/20090607 – has: “10:06 The Sunday Group: Transition Towns Taking Root

Transition Towns are spreading around New Zealand as communities face the prospect of dwindling oil reserves, an unstable climate and unpredictable food production. These are communities that are rolling up their sleeves and taking practical […]

Transition Towns New Zealand

The TT NZ site has been updated. If you’re not part of Transition Towns Kapiti check out http://www.transitiontowns.org.nz/. If you are check it out anyway.

Also, as part of the promotion of the new Australasian edition of The Transition Handbook Gabrielle Young, Rob Hopkins and James Samuel will be on Chris Laidlaws morning show this […]

The end of civilised life as we know it!

Transition Towns Kapiti invites you to an informative Documentary. We will be showing

End of Suburbia

Oil Depletion and the Collapse of the Western Dream

Suburbia, and all it promises, has become the Western Dream. But as we enter the 21st century, serious questions are beginning to emerge about the sustainability of this way […]

Episode of Powerdown from Ireland.

http://transitionculture.org/2009/05/21/the-powerdown-show-now-available-heret/

http://www.cultivate.ie/learning/powerdown/

Auckland Harbour Bridge Protest

Increasingly there is a need, just like in Kapiti, to have more access for walkers and cyclists. Limiting roads to cars and building new roads indicates very real lack of attention to reality when it comes to peak oil and climate change.

Read more here… http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10574280&ref=rss http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10574283

Farm for the Future

For those of you who missed it last month

The Transition Documentary Trailer

What is Transition Towns?

by Andrew Rundle-Keswick April 2009 at KCDC Sustainable Home and Garden show

Andrew Rundle-Keswick talks on “What is Transition Towns?”; Some History of TT in New Zealand and discussion of problems facing the world and and urging for action.

Part 1

Part 2

The Powerpoint Presentation to download. http://ttk.org.nz/files/What_is_TTK.ppt

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Fair Weather at Sustainable Home and Garden Show

Hi all,

We had an excellent weekend at the Sustainable Home and Garden Show in Kapiti. The weather was brilliant all weekend, so there was an awesome turnout on both days. Our tent was especially cool because we had living economies and not 1, not 2, but 3 Transition groups: TTKapiti, TT Otaki and the […]

Financial Times April 1st 2020 edition.

Writing articles from the future in an attempt to get people to see beyond the next few years.

http://ft2020.com/

Peak Oil and Climate Change Effects Issues facing Environment Canterbury

Page http://www.ecan.govt.nz/Our+Environment/Energy/plansandreports/PeakOilIssuesFacingEcan.htm PDF http://www.ecan.govt.nz/NR/rdonlyres/136D62A0-F4BA-4E1C-B62A-87628E790E01/0/peakOilU07_71complete.pdf

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