3000acres and Open Gardens Victoria present Darebin Food Gardening tours and workshops!

3000acres and Open Gardens Victoria are holding a range of exciting food gardening tours and workshops in Darebin and Moreland this summer! Get inspired to grow your own food and meet like minded food gardening enthusiasts at tours and workshops which cover everything from permaculture, keeping quails, bee hotels, productive rental gardens, fruit tree care and maintenance, gardening with kids, … Read More

Backyard Harvest Festival is being held in May 2019

The Backyard Harvest Festival is a celebration of home food growing traditions, and gives residents the opportunity to learn from passionate and knowledgeable local food experts from a diversity of cultures. The festival involved opening home food gardens for tours and workshops, to help build a strong sense of community around homegrown and homemade food. To enable festival goers to experience … Read More

Fruit Squad Feature on ABC Gardening Australia!

DIVRS’s ‘Fruit Squad’ were featured on ABC’s Gardening Australia on Friday 23 March, 2018! Martin O’Callaghan and the Fruit Squad volunteers did a fantastic job telling the inspiring story of redistributing healthy fresh fruit to those in need, building a sense of community and avoiding food waste. See the complete episode below.      

2016 Backyard Harvest Festival a Hit with Home Food Gardeners!

The Spring Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival has just wrapped up with visitors enjoying a fascinating variety of private food gardens and workshop topics delivered by our talented hosts: Robbie, Elena, Lee, Fotios, Effy, Damian, Steve, Georgia, Luigi, Emanuela, Kat, Kim, Angelo, George, Marika, Antonis, Michael, Dru, Maya, Jessamy and Harry. We can’t thank you enough for your generous contribution. Opening … Read More