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

Free Medicinal Herbs workshop at Sylvester Hive, Sun 11 April

Join in this wonderful workshop about ‘Herbs, Nutrition, Medicinal and Antiviral Plants’ presented by naturopath Jan Illingsworth at the Sylvester Hive Community Garden. When: Sunday 11 April, 2pm Where: Corner of Dean and Gray Street, Preston Cost: gold coin donation Register here This event is proudly supported by Darebin City Council Community Grants. […]

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Permaculture Workshop at Sylvester Hive Community Garden, 31 March 2021

Join local green thumb and Permaculture expert Angelo Eliades of Deep Green Permaculture for a Permaculture Workshop at the Sylvester Hive Community Garden. In this session, Angelo will cover how to get started with Permaculture and being sufficient on a suburban block. When: Wednesday 31 March 2021, 6:00-8:00pm Where: Sylvester Hive Community Garden, corner of […]

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Sylvester Hive invites you to 2 exciting end of year events!

Sylvester Hive is inviting you to celebrate what has been a super productive year for them at these 2 exciting events: 1.’Buzz and Dig’ native workshop Help identify native bees and understand their nesting behaviour. Understand why insect biodiversity is so important and how you can encourage native bees to your garden When: Thursday 29 November from […]

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Case Study – Sylvester Hive Community Garden

A fun day was had by local residents, teachers and students at the launch of the Sylvester Hive Community Garden launch on the grounds of the Pavilion School on Saturday 26 November 2016. Our very special guest Costa Georgiadis from Gardening Australia generously shared his insights and experiences on how growing food can bring both gardeners […]

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