Connecting gardens, groups and growers to create a more resilient food future in Darebin

Backyard Harvest Festival 2017 – program and tickets now available!

The popular Backyard Harvest Festival is back again, running from 18 – 26 November 2017 in a celebration of home food-growing traditions from around the world. This year Darebin Council has joined with the City of Moreland to offer the most diverse and inspiring range of home food garden tours yet!

There are over 34 garden tours and workshops to participate in, including keeping bees, worm farming, fruit tree grafting, and how to attract beneficial insects to your food garden.

Want to learn how to establish a thriving permaculture garden in a small apartment courtyard? Or grow food in the same space you play with family and friends? Find out how at these garden tours which are just 2 examples of the exciting events on offer

Lena’s Courtyard Garden tour
Meg’s Food and Family Garden tour

Tickets only $10 ($5 concession), children are free

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL and numbers are limited so BOOK EARLY! Home garden locations are provided at the time of booking.

For the detailed program and to book visit
or contact Tina Stagg on 8470 8673, email

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