Meet The Team
Shaun is the Manager of the market gardens. He has the know how and is passionate to grow healthy, nutrient rich food.
Arisha and Erin
Arisha and Erin are the two friendly faces behind the Wairuna Organics stall at the Otago Farmers Market in Dunedin. Saturdays from 7am -12.30pm.
Pia is a registered Naturopath, Organic Gardener and Adult Educator. She loves helping people taking care of themselves and the environment.
Tone is an amenity gardener and Intentional Peer Support worker who combines the therapeutic side of gardening with the experience he has gained as a peer support worker, to assist people finding peace and well-being.
Sue helps every Friday preparing for the market. She makes sure all produce sent to the market is top quality.
Education for living
Literacy in the garden
Gain English language and organic gardening skills.
Participants will learn about growing seasonal food organically, how to make compost, plant identification and much more.
Bringing new life to old fruit trees
A workshop exploring methods to rejuvenate old fruit trees.
Driving safe in NZ
Up-skill your road code knowledge. Learn New Zealand`s road rules. This 2 hour workshop is designed for people that are new to NZ roads or want to improve their existing knowledge.
The Class room
Intentional respite for those needing support.
In an often fast paced and demanding world we offer the opportunity to relax and reflect on your own well- being. Using a holistic approach to nurture your mental, emotional, physical and spiritual health.
Enjoy the peace, relax and recharge at Wairuna Organics. Take the opportunity to turn off the virtual world and reacquaint yourself with the real one.
Eat and drink healthy using fresh organic produce. Prepare and share recipes while exploring ways to improve your health and diet.
Explore different methods of self-care with support from Pia and Tone. One to one consultations available.