Calendar of community garden events

 

Given the current coronavirus crisis, it is unlikely that many, if any, of these events will actually be happening.

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Apr
7
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Apr 7 @ 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.

Apr
8
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Apr 8 @ 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
Apr 8 @ 13:00 – 17:00

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Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Apr 8 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Take something to share at their communal meal.

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Apr
9
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Apr 9 @ 09:00 – 12:00

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

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Living & Learning Nillumbik Community Veggie Garden @ Nillumbik Living & Learning Centre
Apr 9 @ 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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Doncaster Hill Community Garden meetup @ Doncaster Hill Community Garden
Apr 9 @ 10:00 – 11:00

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Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) working bee @ Diamond Valley Library
Apr 9 @ 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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SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Apr 9 @ 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.

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Your Community Health Garden (Reservoir) working bee @ Your Community Health
Apr 9 @ 10:00 – 12:00

There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.

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

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Apr
11
Sat
Tables Community Garden (Heathmont) get together @ Heathmont Baptist Church
Apr 11 @ 09:30 – 12:30

Tend to the garden together, learn new skills and share stories around the morning tea table. Anyone from the local community is welcome.

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East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Apr 11 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Apr 11 @ 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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Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Apr 11 @ 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
Apr 11 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.

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Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Apr 11 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

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Apr
12
Sun
Pentridge Community Garden open session (Coburg) @ Pentridge Community Garden
Apr 12 @ 09:00 – 12:30

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Merri Corner Community Garden (Brunswick East) open garden / working bee @ Merri Corner Community Garden
Apr 12 @ 10:00 – 12:00

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West Brunswick Community Garden communal gardening working bee
Apr 12 @ 10:00 – 12:00

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Apr
13
Mon
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Apr 13 @ 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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Apr
14
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Apr 14 @ 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.

Kitchen garden after school at Garden of Plenty Community Garden (Greensborough) @ Diamond Valley Library
Apr 14 @ 15:45 – 17:00

Dig in the garden, pick fresh veggies and prepare dishes to share and enjoy. Part of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden program.

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Apr
15
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Apr 15 @ 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
Apr 15 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Apr 15 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Apr
16
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Apr 16 @ 09:00 – 12:00

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

Click here to read about the garden.

Living & Learning Nillumbik Community Veggie Garden @ Nillumbik Living & Learning Centre
Apr 16 @ 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
Apr 16 @ 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.

SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Apr 16 @ 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
Apr 16 @ 10:00 – 12:00

There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.

Apr
17
Fri
Reynard Street Community Garden working bee and lunch @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Apr 17 @ 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
Apr 17 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Apr
18
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Apr 18 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Edible Hub meetup (Hurstbridge) @ Hurstbridge Community Hub
Apr 18 @ 10:00 – 11:00

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

Click here to read about the garden.

Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Apr 18 @ 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.

Condell Growers and Sharers Community Garden working bee @ Condell Growers and Sharers Community Garden
Apr 18 @ 10:30 – 12:30

Across the road from Fitzroy Town Hall.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Apr 18 @ 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
Apr 18 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Apr 18 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

Click here to read about the garden.

Apr
19
Sun
Northcote Library Food Garden working bee @ Northcote Library
Apr 19 @ 09:00 – 12:00

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