Events & Community < Exhibition

Balance Skate

Balance Skate want to raise environmental awareness in our community and country

Sunday 15 October 2017
11 Solander Street, Gisborne
2.30pm

2017 Past Event

Check out Young Enterprise team Balance Skate's collection of skateboards created out of recycled native and non-native wood. Drawings by Kahurangi Ngata (second from left) etched on the boards depict New Zealand flora, fauna and landscapes.

Balance Skate want to raise environmental awareness in our community and country to find a balance between the natural environment and urban living so the next generation can experience New Zealand’s natural wonders.

Check out their beautiful collection of skate boards, order your own bespoke skateboard.

Nibbles and refreshments provided.

Free event

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