Kaahus's nest locally known as the Raglan Mall is crammed full of a variety of interesting items and provides cheap second hand goods outlet to the surrounding communities. There is no charge to drop off most secondhand goods provided they are in a good resalable condition.
What Are the Benefits?
Reusing is a highly effective means of waste minimization, as little extra energy has to be used to recover the resource or transform it into another product.
Generates jobs for the local community
10-15% of residual waste diverted from landfill
Good supply of resources for local community at great prices
Sells a large variety of items - clothing, furniture, bric a brac, fabric, toys, plumbing, electrical items.
Local recycling opportunities
Provides resources for local artists, trades people, community groups, schools etc.
Reuse shops reduce local dumping of household items