Keep Alexandra Clyde Beautiful (KACB) is an organisation that is affiliated to Keep New Zealand Beautiful. They are a group of volunteers that are involved with litter abatement, beautification and civic pride. They encourage the involvement of schools and service groups.
The group is involved with Clean Up New Zealand Week, the Best Street Competition and the beautification of various sites around Alexandra and Clyde such as the hanging baskets in the Golden Block and the cherry tree avenue in Clyde.
Major projects have included the development of Kamaka Walkway, beautification of the Rail Trail, especially near the old Alexandra Railway Station, and facilitation of the restoration of the Look Out viewing platform, each of which has been acknowledged with awards. They do facilitate many projects and are not adverse to weeding, planting and ongoing maintenance on an as required basis.
Volunteers are needed to join the Keep Alexandra Clyde Beautiful committee; attending monthly meetings and assist with the planning of future projects and/or helping with administration.
Volunteers benefit from being in a social environment with a relaxed group of fun, diverse people who enjoy each others company and working outside for a fantastic community cause.
Interested volunteers are required to:
Anyone is more than welcome but KACB particularly need more young, fit members.
The committee meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of the month at Council Offices at 7.30pm.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.
Committee & Board