Calendar of community garden events

 

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Sep
16
Mon
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Sep 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 – weeding, planting, mulching, harvesting, turning compost, etc. Or just hang out with their beautiful community for a cup of tea.

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Lakeside Good Earth Group – the Lilydale community garden project @ Lilydale Library
Sep 16 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Join Benson from the Lilydale Community Gardens Steering Group who will discuss establishing a community garden in Lilydale. Also bring some plants, recipes or seeds to swap and join them for some refreshments.

Sep
17
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Sep 17 @ 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.

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Sep
18
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Sep 18 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to develop skills.

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Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Sep 18 @ 13:00 – 17:00

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Sep
19
Thu
Living & Learning Nillumbik Community Veggie Garden @ Nillumbik Living & Learning Centre
Sep 19 @ 09:30 – 11:00

Feel free to drop by to have a look at the garden, to find out more and to meet the garden coordinator, Trevor.

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Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 – 11:00

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 heart’s content.

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Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Sep 19 @ 10:00 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session which everyone is welcome to attend.

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SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Sep 19 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Everyone welcome. Help them continue to transform their garden into an edible, beautiful and educational sanctuary for all who pass through their gates.

Click here to read about the garden.

Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee @ Your Community Health
Sep 19 @ 10:00 – 12:00

There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Sep 19 @ 17:30 – 19:30

Take something to share at their communal meal.

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Sep
20
Fri
Reynard Street Community Garden working bee and lunch @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Sep 20 @ 10:00 – 12:30

A small group of gardening volunteers meets every Friday at 10 am and works until 12:30 pm when they break for a free community lunch! They incorporate produce from the garden into these weekly community lunches. New visitors and volunteers would be more than welcome.

West Brunswick Community Garden weekly meetup
Sep 20 @ 10:00 – 12:00

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Sep
21
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Sep 21 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Sep 21 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

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Condell Growers and Sharers Community Garden working bee @ Condell Growers and Sharers Community Garden
Sep 21 @ 10:30 – 12:30

Across the road from Fitzroy Town Hall.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Sep 21 @ 13:00 – 17:00

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

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Thrive working bee (Diamond Creek) @ Thrive Community Garden
Sep 21 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.

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Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Sep 21 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

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Sep
22
Sun
Pentridge Community Garden open session (Coburg) @ Pentridge Community Garden
Sep 22 @ 09:30 – 11:00

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Fawkner Food Bowls get together @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Sep 22 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Working bee, market stall and socialising.

SEEDs Communal Garden bush garden planting @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Sep 22 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Lygon Street Nursery have donated some natives that will form the foundation of the SEEDs Communal Garden street-accessible bush garden. Help plant them out and then join them for a picnic lunch.

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West Brunswick Community Garden garden and gather
Sep 22 @ 11:00 – 15:00

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Sep
23
Mon
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Sep 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 – weeding, planting, mulching, harvesting, turning compost, etc. Or just hang out with their beautiful community for a cup of tea.

Click here to read about the garden.

Sep
24
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Sep 24 @ 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.

Sep
25
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Sep 25 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to develop skills.

Click here to read about the garden.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Sep 25 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Sep
26
Thu
Edible Hub meetup (Hurstbridge) @ Hurstbridge Community Hub
Sep 26 @ 09:30 – 11:00

Anyone is welcome to attend and no ongoing commitment to the garden is required.

Living & Learning Nillumbik Community Veggie Garden @ Nillumbik Living & Learning Centre
Sep 26 @ 09:30 – 11:00

Feel free to drop by to have a look at the garden, to find out more and to meet the garden coordinator, Trevor.

Click here to read about the garden.

Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Sep 26 @ 10:00 – 11:00

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 heart’s content.

Click here to read about the garden.

Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Sep 26 @ 10:00 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session which everyone is welcome to attend.

Click here to read about the garden.

SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Sep 26 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Everyone welcome. Help them continue to transform their garden into an edible, beautiful and educational sanctuary for all who pass through their gates.

Click here to read about the garden.

Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee @ Your Community Health
Sep 26 @ 10:00 – 12:00

There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Sep 26 @ 17:30 – 19:30

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Sep
27
Fri
Reynard Street Community Garden working bee and lunch @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Sep 27 @ 10:00 – 12:30

A small group of gardening volunteers meets every Friday at 10 am and works until 12:30 pm when they break for a free community lunch! They incorporate produce from the garden into these weekly community lunches. New visitors and volunteers would be more than welcome.

West Brunswick Community Garden weekly meetup
Sep 27 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Sep
28
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Sep 28 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Sep 28 @ 10:00 – 12:00

All people of all ages are welcome, whether you’re a gardening wizard or don’t know a root from a branch.

Click here to read about the garden.

Lygon Street Community Garden (Brunswick East) working bee @ Lygon Street Community Garden
Sep 28 @ 10:00 – 12:00

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Balam-Balam Community Garden working bee (Carlton North) @ Carlton Neighbourhood Learning Centre
Sep 28 @ 10:30 – 13:30

Volunteer with others to keep the Balam-Balam community garden healthy and take home some produce with you! Stay to enjoy a free hot lunch provided by Open Table.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Sep 28 @ 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.

Thrive working bee (Diamond Creek) @ Thrive Community Garden
Sep 28 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.