Meet Our Team

These people rock! Come up and really get to know us!


Gardens Manager

Sophia brings serious skills to our gardens - organising our team and representing us with passion for everything from fundraising to teaching in our school gardens (primary and secondary) as well as running awesome public courses.


Site & Volunteer Coordinator

 Ra manages our volunteers as well as our three sites (Chelmer St, Harbour Heritage Gardens and the Oamaru Food Bank). She is a constant source of knowledge and insight, helping all of us embrace and enjoy gardening for community.


School Gardens Coordinator

Bianca (Bee) manages our Schools programme; Kids Growing, for pre-school and primary aged kids. She delights and encourages our young people, teaching them to grow and prepare their own food, and take those skills home.

The Waitaki Community Gardens

Off Chelmer Street, Oamaru - between The Public Gardens and Fenwick Park

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