OVERVIEW

This is the only Intentional Quaker Community in the Southern Hemisphere, now 35 years old. It is nestled into twenty acres of sandy hill and plains on the outskirts of Whanganui, provincial city of approximately 43,000.  Sixteen households encircle the community buildings  which are also used as a conference centre...

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Powershift Cyclists

On Saturday 24th November we hosted eleven cyclists on their way, by low carbon transport, to Auckland  for the Powershift Conference  http://powershift.org.nz/ Some of them had started in Dunedin with others joining along the way. One of the organisers of the conference grew up at the Settlement and we were...

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