Waimea College


Home & Garden

Fruit & Vegetable Growing:   Tuesday 7.00 – 9.00 pm (4 weeks)                                               NEW  

A short course to learn how to be successful in providing a continuous harvest of fruit & vegetables from your garden every week of the year, even from a small space.  This class covers both sustainable and organic options.  Our tutor Bill Brett has been self-sufficient in fruit and vegetables from a small backyard for many years, is a published author on the subject & was recently awarded Associate of Honour by the Royal NZ Institute of Horticulture. 

Tutor: Bill Brett           21 July – 11 Aug                                                                                                              Fee $110 


Woodwork DIY For All Levels:   Monday OR Tuesday 7.00 – 9.00 pm (9 weeks)  

Use machinery to make your own projects with some tutor guidance. This course is run as a workshop which caters for beginners and those with basic – intermediate woodwork experience. 

Tutor: John MacDonald        20 July – 21 Sept (no class 3 Aug) 

Tutor: Richard Powley          28 July – 22 Sept                                                                                                  Fee $160