Banyule calendar of events

 

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Nov
13
Wed
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Nov 13 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Bellfield Community Garden AGM @ Bellfield Community Garden
Nov 13 @ 19:30 – 21:00

Corner of Banksia Street and Oriel Road.

Click here to read about the garden.

Nov
16
Sat
The Community Grocer, Heidelberg West @ Bell Street Mall
Nov 16 @ 09:00 – 13:00

The Community Grocer aims to improve access for people living on a low-income to fresh, affordable food. They do this by running weekly fruit and vegetable markets across Melbourne. Everyone is welcome.

Bellfield Community Garden working bee @ Bellfield Community Garden
Nov 16 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Corner of Banksia Street and Oriel Road.

Click here to read about the garden.

Macleod Veggie Swap @ Rotunda in Macleod Park
Nov 16 @ 11:00 – 12:00

For the latest updates, see their facebook page.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Nov 16 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.

Click here to read about the garden.

Nov
17
Sun
Kingsbury Drive Community Market @ Car Park 2
Nov 17 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Malahang Festival @ Malahang Reserve
Nov 17 @ 11:00 – 16:00

Malahang Festival is Banyule Council’s free annual community event. There will be a youth area, kids zone, food stalls, market stalls, community arts project and sporting activities.

In the sustainability area, there will be a food swap organised by Transition 3081.

Chinese vegetarian cooking demo @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Nov 17 @ 11:30 – 13:00

Helen Chen and her friends will be demonstrating some vegetarian home-cooked Chinese food (which is very different from Chinese restaurant food), namely spring rolls and salad.

Click here to read about the garden.

Nov
19
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Nov 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Nov
20
Wed
Community lunch (Greensborough) @ All Saints Anglican Church
Nov 20 @ 12:00 – 13:30

Whether you are a local worker, live locally, are a church member or just looking for a place to have a meal – they welcome you to their monthly community meal. Their desire is to create a safe space for all people to connect, be encouraged and feel cared for as a valued member of our local community.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Nov 20 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Nov
22
Fri
Community dinner (Heidelberg West) @ St Pius
Nov 22 @ 18:00 – 20:30

This is a weekly event, on every Friday evening except for the 3rd Friday of each month and public holidays. See the Salt Foundation’s Facebook page for details about each week’s particular meal. Dinner is usually served at 6.30pm, with coffee and nibbles starting 5.30pm or 6pm.

Nov
23
Sat
The Community Grocer, Heidelberg West @ Bell Street Mall
Nov 23 @ 09:00 – 13:00

The Community Grocer aims to improve access for people living on a low-income to fresh, affordable food. They do this by running weekly fruit and vegetable markets across Melbourne. Everyone is welcome.

Composting workshop @ St Johns Riverside Community Garden, St Johns Anglican Church
Nov 23 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Learn all the tips and tricks to making great compost. Find out about different composting containers, worm farming and Bokashi buckets.

Book by phone (9490 4222).

Click here to read about the garden.

Drawing and watercolour workshop in an edible garden @ Murundaka Cohousing Community
Nov 23 @ 10:30 – 12:30

You don’t need any drawing experience as the will be on enjoying the garden surroundings – have a go while experimenting with the materials provided. This is an opportunity for anyone to draw whilst interacting with the garden. You will be given basic drawing skills plus an explanation of colour washes. Suitable for adults and kids over 12. Facilitated by Felicity Gordon. Organised by Transition 3081.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Nov 23 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.

Click here to read about the garden.

Nov
24
Sun
Kingsbury Drive Community Market @ Car Park 2
Nov 24 @ 09:00 – 13:00
How to grow and how to cook Spring/Summer Asian vegetable workshop @ Murundaka Cohousing Community
Nov 24 @ 11:00 – 13:30

The Asian vegetables include shiso, bitter gourd, okra and edamame. These can be planted now and are short term vegetables that can be harvested in 2 to 3 months. Find out about crop rotation, what manure is best, what is bolting and mixed planting system. Learn authentic Japanese cooking using these Asian greens. Handouts, seedlings available and food sample. The workshop is hands-on and you will cook, eat, laugh and clean up together! Your ticket to this event includes two potted seedlings and a light lunch. Facilitated by Seila Hierk and Mikoto Araki. Organised by Transition 3081.

Nov
26
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Nov 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Ivanhoe Garden Club @ Bellfield Community Garden
Nov 26 @ 20:00 – 22:00

Fourth Tuesday of every month except for January and December. Corner of Banksia Street and Oriel Road.

2019 topics
26 Feb: eucalypts.
26 Mar: from a nurseryman.
23 Apr: all about tomatoes.
28 May: National Trust gardens.
25 Jun: vegetable gardening.
23 Jul: clematis.
27 Aug: bulbs.
24 Sep: wildflowers and gardens in Iran.
22 Oct: our National Parks.
26 Nov: end-of-year dinner.

Nov
27
Wed
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Nov 27 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Nov
29
Fri
Community dinner (Heidelberg West) @ St Pius
Nov 29 @ 18:00 – 20:30

This is a weekly event, on every Friday evening except for the 3rd Friday of each month and public holidays. See the Salt Foundation’s Facebook page for details about each week’s particular meal. Dinner is usually served at 6.30pm, with coffee and nibbles starting 5.30pm or 6pm.

Nov
30
Sat
The Community Grocer, Heidelberg West @ Bell Street Mall
Nov 30 @ 09:00 – 13:00

The Community Grocer aims to improve access for people living on a low-income to fresh, affordable food. They do this by running weekly fruit and vegetable markets across Melbourne. Everyone is welcome.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Nov 30 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
1
Sun
Kingsbury Drive Community Market @ Car Park 2
Dec 1 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Montmorency Food Swap @ Were Street Food Store
Dec 1 @ 10:30 – 11:30

From April to September, the Monty Food Swap is held at Montmorency Primary School. From October to March, it is held near the Were Street Food Store.

In all the months except January, the swap is held on the first Sunday of the month. In January, it is held on the second Sunday.

Dec
3
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Dec 3 @ 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
4
Wed
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Dec 4 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
6
Fri
Community dinner (Heidelberg West) @ St Pius
Dec 6 @ 18:00 – 20:30

This is a weekly event, on every Friday evening except for the 3rd Friday of each month and public holidays. See the Salt Foundation’s Facebook page for details about each week’s particular meal. Dinner is usually served at 6.30pm, with coffee and nibbles starting 5.30pm or 6pm.

Dec
7
Sat
Bundoora Park Farmers’ Market @ Bundoora Park
Dec 7 @ 08:00 – 13:00
The Community Grocer, Heidelberg West @ Bell Street Mall
Dec 7 @ 09:00 – 13:00

The Community Grocer aims to improve access for people living on a low-income to fresh, affordable food. They do this by running weekly fruit and vegetable markets across Melbourne. Everyone is welcome.

Heidelberg West Food Swap @ Olympic Village
Dec 7 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Transition 3081 hold an Olympic Village food swap in Heidelberg West rain, hail or shine every 1st Saturday of the month 10-11am. Come along to this very popular community event. Also, if you are interested in helping with the day, they would love to hear from you.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Dec 7 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
8
Sun
Kingsbury Drive Community Market @ Car Park 2
Dec 8 @ 09:00 – 13:00
Creative Chinese vegetarian cooking @ Watsonia Library
Dec 8 @ 13:30 – 15:00

The EZ Veggie cooking group will show you how to make tasty, healthy, vegetarian dishes and will offer tastings during the session.

Registration essential.

Dec
10
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Dec 10 @ 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
11
Wed
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Dec 11 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
13
Fri
Community dinner (Heidelberg West) @ St Pius
Dec 13 @ 18:00 – 20:30

This is a weekly event, on every Friday evening except for the 3rd Friday of each month and public holidays. See the Salt Foundation’s Facebook page for details about each week’s particular meal. Dinner is usually served at 6.30pm, with coffee and nibbles starting 5.30pm or 6pm.

Dec
14
Sat
The Community Grocer, Heidelberg West @ Bell Street Mall
Dec 14 @ 09:00 – 13:00

The Community Grocer aims to improve access for people living on a low-income to fresh, affordable food. They do this by running weekly fruit and vegetable markets across Melbourne. Everyone is welcome.

Diamond Village food swap @ Diamond Village Shopping Centre (beside the Cruze Lounge cafe)
Dec 14 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Dec 14 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Go and plant seeds and seedlings or just join them for a cuppa in a beautiful tranquil setting.

Click here to read about the garden.