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Warranwood Community Garden 10:00
Warranwood Community Garden @ The Michael Centre
Oct 1 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Bring a plate to share for lunch if you wish. View the garden.
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SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee 10:00
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Oct 2 @ 10:00 – 12:00
SEEDs is a communal garden, that grows natural networks, skills, mutual opportunities, friendships, organic food and community for all who are involved in it. Join them to give a hand and help their garden grow [...]
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee 14:00
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Oct 2 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Are you a keen gardener but don’t have the space you need? Meet other volunteer gardeners to share tips and ideas, contributing to the maintenance of the community garden. Plant, harvest and dig to your [...]
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Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 4 @ 13:00 – 16:00
 
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Watsonia Community Garden 10:00
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Oct 5 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Meet with like-minded gardeners in their sustainable garden to swap ideas, plants, listen to lectures and watch demonstrations on all things gardening.
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee 10:00
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee @ Your Community Health
Oct 5 @ 10:00 – 12:00
There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.
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Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee 10:00
Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee @ Brunswick Neighbourhood House
Oct 7 @ 10:00 – 12:00
The garden is located at the back of Brunswick Neighbourhood House. Enter via Warr Park.
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 7 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 7 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.
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Merri Corner Community Garden (Brunswick East) open garden / working bee 10:00
Merri Corner Community Garden (Brunswick East) open garden / working bee @ Merri Corner Community Garden
Oct 8 @ 10:00 – 12:00
 
‘Buzz inn’ native bee workshop 10:30
‘Buzz inn’ native bee workshop @ Northcote Library Food Garden
Oct 8 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Katrina Forstner, founder of Buzz and Dig, is a local gardener, native bee enthusiast and maker of insect hotels. Native bees are good friends in the garden, performing the valuable service of pollination. Learn about [...]
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SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee 10:00
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Oct 9 @ 10:00 – 12:00
SEEDs is a communal garden, that grows natural networks, skills, mutual opportunities, friendships, organic food and community for all who are involved in it. Join them to give a hand and help their garden grow [...]
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee 14:00
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Oct 9 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Are you a keen gardener but don’t have the space you need? Meet other volunteer gardeners to share tips and ideas, contributing to the maintenance of the community garden. Plant, harvest and dig to your [...]
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Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 11 @ 13:00 – 16:00
 
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Watsonia Community Garden 10:00
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Oct 12 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Meet with like-minded gardeners in their sustainable garden to swap ideas, plants, listen to lectures and watch demonstrations on all things gardening.
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee 10:00
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee @ Your Community Health
Oct 12 @ 10:00 – 12:00
There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.
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Doncaster Hill Community Garden working bee 14:00
Doncaster Hill Community Garden working bee @ Doncaster Hill Community Garden
Oct 13 @ 14:00 – 16:00
After the usual tidy up, they will be sowing seeds of summer beans directly into the beds and then sowing seeds of cucumbers, pumpkins and zucchini into pots to grow before they get planted in [...]
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Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee 10:00
Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee @ Brunswick Neighbourhood House
Oct 14 @ 10:00 – 12:00
The garden is located at the back of Brunswick Neighbourhood House. Enter via Warr Park.
FareShare kitchen garden: open day 10:00
FareShare kitchen garden: open day @ FareShare kitchen garden (opposite Vic Park oval)
Oct 14 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Go along for an insight into urban food production. There will be guided tours, activities for kids and seedlings available by gold coin donation. Hear from gardening experts and volunteers on everything you need to [...]
Span Community House open day 10:00
Span Community House open day @ Span Community House
Oct 14 @ 10:00 – 14:00
A new community compost program will be launched in Span’s community garden. Free workshops and taster classes will be held (bookings required – ring 9480 1364), including a workshop on making an insect hotel as [...]
Buzz inn – make a bee hotel and learn more about native bees 10:30
Buzz inn – make a bee hotel and learn more about native bees @ Span Community House
Oct 14 @ 10:30 – 11:30
The workshop will include an introduction to native bees, how to spot a native bee, the nesting types, buzz pollination, what materials are great to get you started with your own bee hotel, hands on [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 14 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Preparing a pesto from your own garden produce 12:30
Preparing a pesto from your own garden produce @ Span Community House
Oct 14 @ 12:30 – 13:00
Be involved in a presentation on preparing a pesto using simple, available, garden produce.
Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 14 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.
Rushall Community Garden: open day 13:00
Rushall Community Garden: open day @ Rushall Community Garden
Oct 14 @ 13:00 – 16:00
This event will feature: members actively gardening and chatting with visitors; a compost workshop; self-wicking seed raising; garden tours; stalls (including plants and seedlings, fresh produce from the garden, home-made goodies and ‘odds and ends’); [...]
Thrive working bee 13:00
Thrive working bee @ Thrive Community Garden
Oct 14 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.
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St Johns Riverside Community Garden (Heidelberg) working bee 11:30
St Johns Riverside Community Garden (Heidelberg) working bee @ St Johns Riverside Community Garden, St Johns Anglican Church
Oct 15 @ 11:30 – 13:00
 
Club apiary opening 12:00
Club apiary opening @ St Johns Riverside Community Garden, St Johns Anglican Church
Oct 15 @ 12:00 – 13:00
The official launch of The Beekeepers Club apiary. Go along and meet the community gardeners. Hives will be opened, sausages will be sizzled and bees will be talked. Hosted by St Johns Riverside Community Garden.
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SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee 10:00
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Oct 16 @ 10:00 – 12:00
SEEDs is a communal garden, that grows natural networks, skills, mutual opportunities, friendships, organic food and community for all who are involved in it. Join them to give a hand and help their garden grow [...]
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee 14:00
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Oct 16 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Are you a keen gardener but don’t have the space you need? Meet other volunteer gardeners to share tips and ideas, contributing to the maintenance of the community garden. Plant, harvest and dig to your [...]
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Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 18 @ 13:00 – 16:00
 
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Watsonia Community Garden 10:00
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Oct 19 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Meet with like-minded gardeners in their sustainable garden to swap ideas, plants, listen to lectures and watch demonstrations on all things gardening.
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee 10:00
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee @ Your Community Health
Oct 19 @ 10:00 – 12:00
There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.
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Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee 10:00
Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee @ Brunswick Neighbourhood House
Oct 21 @ 10:00 – 12:00
The garden is located at the back of Brunswick Neighbourhood House. Enter via Warr Park.
SEEDs Communal Garden rummage sale 10:00
SEEDs Communal Garden rummage sale @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Oct 21 @ 10:00 – 15:00
The garden’s main annual fundraiser: bake sale, seedlings, garage sale, drafts, sausage sizzle and live music.
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 21 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 21 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.
Thrive working bee 13:00
Thrive working bee @ Thrive Community Garden
Oct 21 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.
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Nunawading Community Gardens 40th birthday celebrations 11:00
Nunawading Community Gardens 40th birthday celebrations @ Nunawading Community Gardens
Oct 22 @ 11:00 – 15:00
Nunawading Community Gardens was the first community garden established in Australia. Activities at the 40th birthday celebrations will include tours of the garden, food trucks, children’s entertainment, live music, seedling sales and gardening tutorials.
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SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee 10:00
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Oct 23 @ 10:00 – 12:00
SEEDs is a communal garden, that grows natural networks, skills, mutual opportunities, friendships, organic food and community for all who are involved in it. Join them to give a hand and help their garden grow [...]
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee 14:00
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Oct 23 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Are you a keen gardener but don’t have the space you need? Meet other volunteer gardeners to share tips and ideas, contributing to the maintenance of the community garden. Plant, harvest and dig to your [...]
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Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 25 @ 13:00 – 16:00
 
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Watsonia Community Garden 10:00
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Oct 26 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Meet with like-minded gardeners in their sustainable garden to swap ideas, plants, listen to lectures and watch demonstrations on all things gardening.
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee 10:00
Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee @ Your Community Health
Oct 26 @ 10:00 – 12:00
There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.
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Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee 10:00
Brunswick Neighbourhood House Community Garden working bee @ Brunswick Neighbourhood House
Oct 28 @ 10:00 – 12:00
The garden is located at the back of Brunswick Neighbourhood House. Enter via Warr Park.
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 12:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Oct 28 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Macleod Community Garden working bee 13:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Oct 28 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.
Thrive working bee 13:00
Thrive working bee @ Thrive Community Garden
Oct 28 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.
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Bellfield Community Garden open day 12:00
Bellfield Community Garden open day @ Bellfield Community Garden (corner of Banksia Street and Oriel Road)
Oct 29 @ 12:00 – 16:00
Go along explore the community garden space and try some freshly made pizza from their newly completed wood-fired pizza oven. The Ivanhoe Garden Club will also be running their annual Festa with demonstrations, plant and [...]
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SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee 10:00
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Oct 30 @ 10:00 – 12:00
SEEDs is a communal garden, that grows natural networks, skills, mutual opportunities, friendships, organic food and community for all who are involved in it. Join them to give a hand and help their garden grow [...]
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee 14:00
Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Oct 30 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Are you a keen gardener but don’t have the space you need? Meet other volunteer gardeners to share tips and ideas, contributing to the maintenance of the community garden. Plant, harvest and dig to your [...]
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