Calendar of community garden events

 

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May
29
Sun
Fawkner Food Bowls get together @ Fawkner Food Bowls
May 29 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Working bee, market stall and socialising.

Read about the community garden.

Pentridge Community Garden open session (Coburg) @ Pentridge Community Garden
May 29 @ 10:30 – 12:30

Click here to read about the garden.

Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) @ The Regent Centre
May 29 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Click here to read about the garden.

May
30
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
May 30 @ 08:30 – 11:30
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
May 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.

May
31
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
May 31 @ 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.

Jun
1
Wed
Living & Learning Eltham Community Veggie Garden @ Nillumbik Living & Learning Centre
Jun 1 @ 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 volunteer coordinator, Trevor.

Click here to read about the garden.

Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Jun 1 @ 09:30 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session, facilitated by the DIVRS Urban Food Program, which everyone is welcome to attend. There is always plenty of weeding, watering, planting and harvesting to do!

Click here to read about the garden.

Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Jun 1 @ 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
Jun 1 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 1 @ 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.

Jun
2
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Jun 2 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Edible Hub meetup (Hurstbridge) @ Hurstbridge Community Hub
Jun 2 @ 09:30 – 11:30

Looking to feel productive, stay healthy, and contribute to local food resilience? Go along to the community garden on any Thursday morning to meet others for an informal catch up and low-energy gardening session. No experience is required, just a willingness to get your hands dirty and help your fellow community members to sow, plant, harvest, weed, compost, and chat (heavy on the chatting, really). Take yourself, a pair of gloves, and learn how you can help grow food and community.

Click here to read about the garden.

Garden of Plenty Community Garden get together @ Diamond Valley Library
Jun 2 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Meet their volunteer gardeners to share tips and ideas, contributing to the maintenance of the community garden.

Click here to read about the garden.

SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Jun 2 @ 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.

Jun
3
Fri
Reynard Street Community Garden working bee and lunch @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Jun 3 @ 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

West Brunswick Community Garden weekly meetup @ West Brunswick Community Garden & Food Forest, Behind Moreland Child Care Centre,
Jun 3 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No need to come every week or stay the whole time or even do any gardening, you can just come along, say hello and sit about and enjoy the view and have a cuppa. Everyone welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.

Bellfield Community Garden social/pizza night @ Bellfield Community Garden
Jun 3 @ 18:00 – 19:00

Corner of Banksia Street and Oriel Road.

Click here to read about the garden.

Jun
4
Sat
Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Jun 4 @ 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
Jun 4 @ 13:00 – 16:00

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
Jun 4 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Regular working bee. Everyone welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.

Jun
5
Sun
Fawkner Food Bowls get together @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Jun 5 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Working bee, market stall and socialising.

Read about the community garden.

Pentridge Community Garden open session (Coburg) @ Pentridge Community Garden
Jun 5 @ 10:30 – 12:30

Click here to read about the garden.

Northcote Community Gardens working bee @ Northcote Community Gardens
Jun 5 @ 13:00 – 15:00

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.

Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) @ The Regent Centre
Jun 5 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Jun
6
Mon
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Jun 6 @ 08:30 – 11:30
SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Jun 6 @ 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.

Jun
7
Tue
Watsonia Community Garden @ Watsonia Library
Jun 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.

Jun
8
Wed
Living & Learning Eltham Community Veggie Garden @ Nillumbik Living & Learning Centre
Jun 8 @ 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 volunteer coordinator, Trevor.

Click here to read about the garden.

Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Jun 8 @ 09:30 – 12:00

A drop-in gardening session, facilitated by the DIVRS Urban Food Program, which everyone is welcome to attend. There is always plenty of weeding, watering, planting and harvesting to do!

Click here to read about the garden.

Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Jun 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Macleod Community Garden working bee @ Macleod Organic Community Garden
Jun 8 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Click here to read about the garden.

Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 8 @ 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.

Jun
9
Thu
Whittlesea Community Garden @ Whittlesea Community Garden
Jun 9 @ 08:30 – 12:30
Edible Hub meetup (Hurstbridge) @ Hurstbridge Community Hub
Jun 9 @ 09:30 – 11:30

Looking to feel productive, stay healthy, and contribute to local food resilience? Go along to the community garden on any Thursday morning to meet others for an informal catch up and low-energy gardening session. No experience is required, just a willingness to get your hands dirty and help your fellow community members to sow, plant, harvest, weed, compost, and chat (heavy on the chatting, really). Take yourself, a pair of gloves, and learn how you can help grow food and community.

Click here to read about the garden.

Garden of Plenty Community Garden get together @ Diamond Valley Library
Jun 9 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Meet their volunteer gardeners to share tips and ideas, contributing to the maintenance of the community garden.

Click here to read about the garden.

SEEDs Garden Club (Brunswick) working bee @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Jun 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Jun
10
Fri
Reynard Street Community Garden working bee and lunch @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Jun 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

West Brunswick Community Garden weekly meetup @ West Brunswick Community Garden & Food Forest, Behind Moreland Child Care Centre,
Jun 10 @ 10:00 – 12:00

No need to come every week or stay the whole time or even do any gardening, you can just come along, say hello and sit about and enjoy the view and have a cuppa. Everyone welcome.

Click here to read about the garden.

Jun
11
Sat
Tables Community Garden (Heathmont) get together @ Heathmont Baptist Church
Jun 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Links Community Garden Lalor meetup @ Links Community Garden Lalor
Jun 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.

Click here to read about the garden.

Northcote Community Gardens working bee @ Northcote Community Gardens
Jun 11 @ 11:00 – 13:00

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.

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