Calendar of local events

 

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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

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Newton Street Community Garden 09:30
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 [...]
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) 10:00
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 [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 19:00
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.
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Community lunch (Preston) 11:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 3 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
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Alphington Farmers’ Market 09:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 5 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
Northcote Community Gardens working bee 13:00
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) 13:00
Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) @ The Regent Centre
Jun 5 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Click here to read about the garden.
Regent Produce and Plant Swap (Reservoir) 14:00
Regent Produce and Plant Swap (Reservoir) @ The Regent Centre
Jun 5 @ 14:00 – 15:00
 
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Newton Street Community Garden 09:30
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 [...]
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) 10:00
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 [...]
Community lunch (Thornbury) 12:30
Community lunch (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Jun 8 @ 12:30 – 14:30
A two course home-cooked meal is shared in their dining room with other friendly community members. Go along for company, conversation and support. A great opportunity to find out what’s available in the neighbourhood. RSVP [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 19:00
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.
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Community lunch (Preston) 11:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 10 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
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Northcote Community Gardens working bee 11:00
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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Alphington Farmers’ Market 09:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 12 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) 13:00
Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) @ The Regent Centre
Jun 12 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Click here to read about the garden.
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Community lunch (Reservoir) 12:00
Community lunch (Reservoir) @ Reservoir Neighbourhood House
Jun 14 @ 12:00 – 13:00
‘Jen the chef’ makes meals which always includes a main and dessert. Why not go down and join in, eat something, and have a chat with some new friends.
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Newton Street Community Garden 09:30
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Jun 15 @ 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 [...]
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) 10:00
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Jun 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 [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 19:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 15 @ 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.
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Community lunch (Preston) 11:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 17 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
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Growing mushrooms at home 10:00
Growing mushrooms at home @ Sporadical City Mushrooms
Jun 18 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Presenter: Julia Laidlaw from Sporadical City Mushrooms. This hands-on, beginners workshop will cover basic oyster mushroom growing. It is a skill sharing ‘tips and tricks’ lesson from an experienced commercial mushroom grower who started growing [...]
Reservoir Food Swap 10:00
Reservoir Food Swap @ In front of Reservoir Library
Jun 18 @ 10:00 – 11:00
In front of Reservoir Library.
Fairfield Food Swap 11:00
Fairfield Food Swap @ St. Andrews Church, side garden
Jun 18 @ 11:00 – 12:00
 
Meet the maker: Nerida, the PavQueen 15:00
Meet the maker: Nerida, the PavQueen @ Pav Queen
Jun 18 @ 15:00 – 16:00
Go along to hear about what Nerida, from Pav Queen, loves about pavlovas and taste from her range.
Meet the maker: Nerida, the PavQueen 16:30
Meet the maker: Nerida, the PavQueen @ Pav Queen
Jun 18 @ 16:30 – 17:30
Go along to hear about what Nerida, from Pav Queen, loves about pavlovas and taste from her range.
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Alphington Farmers’ Market 09:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 19 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
How to prune your fruit trees with Angelo Eliades 10:00
How to prune your fruit trees with Angelo Eliades @ Oakhill Farm
Jun 19 @ 10:00 – 12:00
You will learn how to: carry out formative pruning to shape young trees; maintenance pruning to maintain the size of established trees; and renovation pruning to tidy up overgrown trees and reduce their size. For [...]
Cannoli making cooking class 11:00
Cannoli making cooking class @ 113Eatery
Jun 19 @ 11:00 – 13:30
Edoardo Nicita, from Shop 225, will show you how make cannoli pastry from scratch, including how to roll it out, shape it and fill it. Once you have created your masterpieces, you will then plate [...]
DIY hot compost with Kelly Gillespie 13:00
DIY hot compost with Kelly Gillespie @ Oakhill Farm
Jun 19 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Learn how to get your compost living life in the fast lane.
Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) 13:00
Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) @ The Regent Centre
Jun 19 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Click here to read about the garden.
Winter solstice celebration 13:00
Winter solstice celebration @ Sylvester Hive Community Garden
Jun 19 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Go along and meet your local community. Sausage sizzle followed by toasted marshmallows. Click here to read about the garden.
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Newton Street Community Garden 09:30
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Jun 22 @ 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 [...]
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) 10:00
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Jun 22 @ 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 [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 19:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 22 @ 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.
Preston Garden Club 20:00
Preston Garden Club @ Preston Shire Hall
Jun 22 @ 20:00 – 22:00
Fourth Wednesday of every month except for December. 2022 speakers and topics 26 Jan: No Meeting. 23 Feb: Chris Clarke on Victorian alpine flora. 23 Mar: Andrew from Warringal Orchid Club. 27 Apr: Weng Lim [...]
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Wine and cheese masterclass with Emily Kinsman from ECK Wines 19:00
Wine and cheese masterclass with Emily Kinsman from ECK Wines @ Northside Wines
Jun 23 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Wine and cheese pairing masterclass including 6 cheeses and wines from Emily Kinsman of ECK Wines & Armstead Estate.
Nonna & Mum’s cooking class 19:30
Nonna & Mum’s cooking class @ The Thorn 3071
Jun 23 @ 19:30 – 22:30
 
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Community lunch (Preston) 11:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 24 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Go for a lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
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Worm farming with Angelo Eliades 10:00
Worm farming with Angelo Eliades @ Oakhill Farm
Jun 25 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Learn everything you need to know to set up and maintain worm farms. This workshop is for all ages and will include demonstrations on how to set up a new worm farm, construct an in-ground [...]
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap 11:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Jun 25 @ 11:00 – 12:00
 
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Alphington Farmers’ Market 09:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 26 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
Community lunch (Thornbury) 12:00
Community lunch (Thornbury) @ Thornbury Church of Christ
Jun 26 @ 12:00 – 13:00
A choice between roast meat or vegetarian. They like people to pre-order as it helps with numbers.
Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) 13:00
Regent Community Garden (Reservoir) @ The Regent Centre
Jun 26 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Click here to read about the garden.
Waste-free lunchbox ideas 14:00
Waste-free lunchbox ideas @ The Regent Centre
Jun 26 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Learn to make healthy and yummy lunch recipes (without all the packaging) that can be made quickly and easily and share ideas on what you can make at home. Click here to read about the [...]
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Newton Street Community Garden 09:30
Newton Street Community Garden @ Newton Street Community Garden
Jun 29 @ 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 [...]
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) 10:00
Span Community House Community Garden group (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Jun 29 @ 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 [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 19:00
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 29 @ 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.
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  1. Oh wowza fantastic thank you for the calender!
    Lisa

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