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, seed saving and preserving your summer produce.
Bookings essential – hurry these will sell out fast!
- 19 Jan – Guided tours at Kat Lavers ‘The Plummery’ in Northcote: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/The-Plummery
- 2 Feb – Guided tours at Morgan’s Rented Productive Paradise in Northcote: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Northcote-Productive-Paradise
- 3 Feb – Fruit Tree Workshops with Justin Calverley at Reservoir Food Forest and Orchard: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Reservoir-Food-Forest-and-Orchard and https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Summer-fruit-tree-training-and-maintenance
- 9 Feb – Gardening with kids themed guided tour in Reservoir: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Poppys-Patch
- 16 Feb – Native bee hotel and composting workshops with Katrina Forstner of ‘Buzz&Dig’: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Buzz-and-Dig-Attracting-Native-Bees and https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Composting-at-Home
- 24 Feb – Seed saving and Preserving the Harvest workshops at Kat Lavers ‘The Plummery’: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Seed-Saving-workshop-at-The-Plummery and https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Preserving-your-Harvest-workshop-at-The-Plummery
- 9 Feb: Guided tours at Greg’s productive and organic backyard in Fawkner: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Gregs-Garden
- 9 Feb: Guided tours at Alanjohn’s rented converted patch (lawn to food!) in Coburg: https://opengardensvictoria.org.au/Coburg-Secret-Garden
Supported by the Lord Mayors Charitable Foundation