Calendar of local events

 

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Cooking master class – ‘Spring salads’ 19:00
Cooking master class – ‘Spring salads’ @ Gourmet Living
Sep 5 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Enjoy 3 tasting size courses cooked by chef Bek McMillan, from Gourmet Living, who will demonstrate step by step. All recipes are included. Menu: smoked chicken caesar; Mediterranean lamb salad; and strawberry ice cream tart.
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Cooking master class – ‘Spring salads’ 19:00
Cooking master class – ‘Spring salads’ @ Gourmet Living
Sep 6 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Enjoy 3 tasting size courses cooked by chef Bek McMillan, from Gourmet Living, who will demonstrate step by step. All recipes are included. Menu: smoked chicken caesar; Mediterranean lamb salad; and strawberry ice cream tart.
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Warrandyte Riverside Market 08:00
Warrandyte Riverside Market @ Stiggants Reserve
Sep 7 @ 08:00 – 13:00
On the 1st Saturday of every month except January with an additional market on the 3rd Saturday in December.
Warrandyte Food Swap 09:00
Warrandyte Food Swap @ Warrandyte Community Garden
Sep 7 @ 09:00 – 10:00
On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.
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Doncaster Garden Club 19:30
Doncaster Garden Club @ Doncaster Senior Citizen Centre
Sep 11 @ 19:30 – 22:00
Second Wednesday of every month except for January, The meetings start at 8pm, with a food swap 7.30-7.55pm. Everyone welcome. 2019 speakers and topics 13 Feb: Dwight King on dahlias. 13 Mar: Mike Dodson from [...]
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Bush foods & herbs for courtyards & balconies 18:30
Bush foods & herbs for courtyards & balconies @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Sep 12 @ 18:30 – 21:00
What you will learn: Which native produce-plants are suitable for growing in pots and small spaces. What to harvest and when. How to use bush foods and herbs to flavour your dishes. Presented by Karen [...]
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Bee keeping for beginners 09:30
Bee keeping for beginners @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Sep 14 @ 09:30 – 12:00
What you will learn: The A-Z of keeping your own bees. The equipment you’ll need to do so. Handy hints and tips from an experienced bee keeper. Presented by Karen Sutherland, of Edible Eden Design. [...]
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Warranwood Food Swap 10:00
Warranwood Food Swap @ Warranwood Primary School
Sep 15 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.
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Cooking master class – ‘can be vegetarian’ 19:00
Cooking master class – ‘can be vegetarian’ @ Gourmet Living
Sep 18 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Enjoy 3 tasting size courses cooked by chef Bek McMillan, from Gourmet Living, who will demonstrate step by step. All recipes are included. Menu: chermoula spiced pumpkin salad; cheesy baked eggplant; and banana & caramel [...]
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Edible weeds 15:00
Edible weeds @ Heide Museum of Modern Art
Sep 19 @ 15:00 – 16:30
Join weed forager Adam Grubb and Heide Head Gardener David Murphy for a guided tour of edible weeds in the Heide gardens. Finish with garden-inspired canapes and glass of wine.
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Park Orchards Market 09:00
Park Orchards Market @ Park Orchards Primary School
Sep 21 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
Veggie gardening for beginners 09:30
Veggie gardening for beginners @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Sep 21 @ 09:30 – 12:30
What you will learn: How to set up and prepare a vegetable garden. How to select, plant and care for crops. How to grow veggies in the ground, in raised beds and in pots. Presented [...]
Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen 10:00
Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Sep 21 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Come along to share your produce & compare notes with other food gardeners. Bring along any veggies, fruit or herbs you have harvested, also eggs, preserves, recipes are welcome. Be inventive! You can also bring [...]
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Heide garden club 10:00
Heide garden club @ Heide Museum of Modern Art (Heide I kitchen garden)
Sep 25 @ 10:00 – 12:00
A monthly (last Wednesday of the month) gathering of like-minded people who enjoy chatting about all things garden, in particular productive gardening. Set in the Heide I kitchen garden, join them for a chat and [...]
Cooking master class – ‘foodie favourites of 2019’ 19:00
Cooking master class – ‘foodie favourites of 2019’ @ Gourmet Living
Sep 25 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Enjoy 3 tasting size courses cooked by chef Bek McMillan, from Gourmet Living, who will demonstrate step by step. All recipes are included. Menu: gnocchi pesto bake; quick simple chicken cacciatore; and chocolate mousse tart.
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Wonga Park Farmers’ Market 09:00
Wonga Park Farmers’ Market @ Wonga Park Primary School
Sep 28 @ 09:00 – 14:00
If you go to the market, you can also visit the school’s Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden.
Native plants for food and medicine 09:30
Native plants for food and medicine @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Sep 28 @ 09:30 – 12:30
What you will learn: Traditional Indigenous lifestyles and healing practices pre European settlement. Traditional ways of using various Indigenous plants for medicinal purposes. Promising new research into their potential medical applications. Presented by Gaby Harris. [...]
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