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Pod Oasis Competition – March 2017

Pod Oasis Competition – March 2017

POD OASIS represents Greening the Rubble’s transitional gardens that have helped revitalise the Christchurch inner city. This an organic haven is inspired by the kowhai seed pod—a symbol of regeneration. As the mall is winding up this year we wish to move the garden to a permanent location, and are hoping the PODS can continue to be a sanctuary for many people in the community.

SO – How would your community benefit from a Pod Oasis?

During March 2017 your Community Organisation can submit an entry to win the Pod Oasis for their own use! In Additional to the Pods themselves, Greening the Rubble will help with relocation, and cover the costs for transportation and GtR staff time.

Interested? Check out our POD OASIS Competition Details for more info, jump on our facebook page, or get in touch by email! Kia ora!

Pod Oasis – Re:Start Mall

Pod Oasis – Re:Start Mall

The Pod Oasis was created as an award-winning garden at Ellerslie International Flower Show in Hagley Park in February 2014. After deconstruction there, it was moved to Re:Start Mall. The concept design by GtR Site Supervisor, Jonathan Hall, and colleagues earned Ellerslie Show grant funding and was built with help from gardener Gina Payne and a team of volunteers. Continue Reading

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