Calendar of community garden events

 

Given the current coronavirus crisis, it is likely that many of these events will not actually be happening.

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Nov
30
Mon
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Nov 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 – 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.

Dec
1
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Dec 1 @ 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
2
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Dec 2 @ 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
Dec 2 @ 13:00 – 17:00

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Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Dec 2 @ 19:00 – 21:00

During the year, the start time varies from 6pm to 7pm. Before going, therefore, check with them by email.

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
3
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 10:00 – 12:00

There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.

Dec
4
Fri
Reynard Street Community Garden working bee and lunch @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Dec 4 @ 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
Dec 4 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
5
Sat
East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Dec 5 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Edible Hub meetup (Hurstbridge) @ Hurstbridge Community Hub
Dec 5 @ 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
Dec 5 @ 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.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Dec 5 @ 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
Dec 5 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Dec 5 @ 14:00 – 15:30

Members meet at the garden every Saturday.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
6
Sun
Northcote Library Food Garden working bee @ Northcote Library
Dec 6 @ 09:00 – 12:00

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Pentridge Community Garden open session (Coburg) @ Pentridge Community Garden
Dec 6 @ 09:00 – 12:30

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Fawkner Food Bowls get together @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Dec 6 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Working bee, market stall and socialising.

West Brunswick Community Garden seed savers meetup
Dec 6 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Northcote Community Gardens working bee @ Northcote Community Gardens
Dec 6 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Next to the Northcote train station.

Please bring a plate of food to share for afternoon tea if you are able to.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
7
Mon
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Dec 7 @ 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.

Dec
8
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Dec 8 @ 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
Dec 8 @ 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
9
Wed
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Dec 9 @ 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
Dec 9 @ 13:00 – 17:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Dec 9 @ 19:00 – 21:00

During the year, the start time varies from 6pm to 7pm. Before going, therefore, check with them by email.

Take something to share at their communal meal.

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
10
Thu
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 10:00 – 12:00

There is someone in the garden every Thursday morning.

Dec
11
Fri
Reynard Street Community Garden working bee and lunch @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Dec 11 @ 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
Dec 11 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Dec
12
Sat
Tables Community Garden (Heathmont) get together @ Heathmont Baptist Church
Dec 12 @ 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

East Reservoir Community Garden @ East Reservoir Senior Citizens Centre
Dec 12 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Dec 12 @ 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
Dec 12 @ 10:30 – 12:30

Across the road from Fitzroy Town Hall.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Dec 12 @ 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
Dec 12 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.