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Kathryn Trounson

Posts by Kathryn Trounson for Leading The Charge Blog

May the 4th be with you!


Some of the North Island based BNZT champions had an away weekend in Taupo to catch up with each other – several staying at the Wairakei Resort where some charging…

Electricana 2024


Tasman Prospect Park - Electricana 2024

Martinborough II - the 2nd of March event


Martinborough Fair – 2nd March 2024 This is a very big fair and the Better NZ Trust had its usual pitch outside Scottie’s butcher’s shop on the corner of Kansas St…

The Problem with Cobalt Mining

Prompted by a recent FB post by Jonathan Beaver answering a request about the ethics of cobalt mining the BNZT decided to write this blog, incorporating much of Jonathan's detail,…

Martinborough Take II - March 2023

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This fair, organised by the South Wairarapa Rotary organisation, is touted to be the largest craft fair in the Southern Hemisphere, and the Wellington volunteers of the Better NZ Trust,…

Martinborough February 2023


On a very hot Saturday in February, at one of the largest and most popular craft markets in the southern hemisphere, the Rotary Martinborough Fair returned to its normal schedule,…