Site Tours

Xtreme Zero Waste offers tours of our Recycle Centre in Raglan. We work in small groups, allowing for a fun and interactive experience.

Xtreme Zero Waste site tours look at how a recycle centre operates, visiting the different areas of our site, while focusing on topics of your choice.

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What else can site tours include?

  • Zero Waste – Why Zero Waste? How do we get there?
  • Upcycling – Trash to Treasure – Reuse, Remake, Repair!
  • Recycling – What happens to recycled product
  • Composting – Making a resource out of organic waste. Worm farms.
  • Waste audits – How to conduct a waste audit and why
  • Businesses – Wasetbusting in the Workplace
  • Community – Benefits of community ownership and job creation
  • Our story – How we started a community-run recycling centre in Raglan
  • And more… Talk to us about your focus. All tours can be modified to suit your learning needs.


What days are tours available?

Tours are available Monday – Friday before 12.30pm.

How many people can we bring?

We can host a maximum of 80 visitors on site – divided into small groups, each with their own zero waste educator to guide their tour.

How long is the tour?

Tours take roughly 2 – 2 1/2  hours, depending on the group.

What does it cost?

We are a non-profit community operation. Tours are provided at a subsidised rate to Waikato District organisations.

Donations are welcome. Schools and groups from other council districts should enquire as costs depend on funding available at the time of visit.