Calendar of local events


Given the current coronavirus crisis, some of these events might not actually be happening.

View calendars for specific Council areas:
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View calendars for specific types of event (and the key to the colour coding):
All events    All once-off events (Cooking, Everything else, Free)    Community gardens    Food swaps    Free meals    Markets    Farmers’ markets    Garden tours   Garden clubs

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Warrandyte Riverside Market 08:00
Warrandyte Riverside Market @ Stiggants Reserve
Mar 6 @ 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
Mar 6 @ 09:00 – 10:00
On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.
Doncaster Hill Community Garden meetup 10:00
Doncaster Hill Community Garden meetup @ Doncaster Hill Community Garden
Mar 9 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Click here to read about the garden.
Doncaster Garden Club 19:30
Doncaster Garden Club @ Doncaster Senior Citizen Centre
Mar 10 @ 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 [...]
Produce in pots 18:30
Produce in pots @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Mar 11 @ 18:30 – 21:00
What you will learn: Why edibles fail and what how to improve their chances of success. How to choose the right pots, potting mix, additives and mulches. The best fruit and vegetables options for pots, [...]
Queensland Fruit Fly 10:00
Queensland Fruit Fly @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Mar 13 @ 10:00 – 10:30
A talk by Angelo Eliades. No need to book – just turn up.
Whitehorse Farmers’ Market 08:00
Whitehorse Farmers’ Market
Mar 14 @ 08:00 – 13:00
Gold coin donation.
Bees knees with Sam Harrison 10:00
Bees knees with Sam Harrison @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Mar 14 @ 10:00 – 14:00
View bees, their behaviour, wax comb, larvae, pollen and honey stores up close. The bees will be afely sealed in an observation frame. You can turn up any time to view the display and ask [...]
Beeswax wraps 10:00
Beeswax wraps @ Park Orchards Community House & Learning Centre
Mar 14 @ 10:00 – 12:00
This workshop will show you how easy beeswax wraps are to make for yourself or as gifts. You will need to bring along with you a piece of material 28cm by 28cm. It must be [...]
Heritage apple tasting 16:00
Heritage apple tasting @ Petty's Orchard
Mar 14 @ 16:00 – 18:00
Sample the seasonal flavours of the heritage apple collection. Around 15 varieties will be available for tasting. An orchard tour is included. All funds received go toward the maintenance and expansion of the collection.
Park Orchards Market 10:00
Park Orchards Market @ Park Orchards Primary School
Mar 20 @ 10:00 – 14:00
Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen 10:00
Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Mar 20 @ 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 [...]
Mushroom cultivation workshop 13:00
Mushroom cultivation workshop @ Park Orchards Community House & Learning Centre
Mar 20 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Learn how to grow mushrooms at home. Gain an overview of the fungi life cycle, the cultivation process, building a mushroom growing chamber, harvesting and storage. Includes: course materials, an oyster mushroom growing kit per [...]
Warranwood Food Swap 10:00
Warranwood Food Swap @ Warranwood Primary School
Mar 21 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.
Veggie gardening for beginners 09:30
Veggie gardening for beginners @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Mar 27 @ 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 [...]
Sourdough bread 10:00
Sourdough bread @ Park Orchards Community House & Learning Centre
Mar 27 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Nadine will demonstrate the technique of sourdough bread making and baking. Bring a container to take home your dough to bake at home. This class is best suited to those who have some experience with [...]

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