Strawmark Strawbale Homes Survive Another Major Earthquake in NZ

Email to Strawmark Homes: Hello. Did your strawbale homes survive the recent earthquakes in New Zealand okay? We’ve profiled your homes in two past articles on our Natural Building Blog. Thanks, Owen … Continue reading →

Extraordinary Micro Earthship in New Zealand

“After watching the film Garbage Warrior, kiwi couple Nathan Rushton and Jess Fitzgerald were so inspired by Earthship architecture that they actually travelled to New Mexico to study Earthship Biotecture with pioneering architect Michael Reynolds. … Continue reading →

Natural Building Conference and House Tours in New Zealand

“Kapiti Coast and Wellington, Labour Weekend, 25 – 26 October 2014 and optional hours tour on Monday 27 October Come along to meet fellow natural building enthusiasts and share a wonderful weekend. Visit at least eight spectacular homes and listen … Continue reading →

The Last Straw Cottage

Welcome to the Last Straw Cottage, Nelson’s only uniquely built straw cottage accommodation. Situated on a 16 acre farmlet, in a beautiful scenic valley grazing sheep and horses. Close to Nelson City and right in the heart of Nelson’s wine … Continue reading →