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Intro to Organic Gardening: Free workshop

Posted in Events by kheffer on October 11th, 2011

15 October , 2011
10:00 amto12:00 pm

We’ll help you take those very first steps to grow your own food covering the basics of soil, water wise gardening, natural pest control, organic fertilising and no-dig gardening.

When: Saturday 15 October, 10-12pm       

WhereStrathmore Heights Community Centre,1 Boeing Rd, Strathmore Heights  

Workshops are free. To book, please email contactus@mysmartgarden.org.au or call 9932 1142

Now that the weather’s warmed up, we’ve got some great FREE spring gardening workshops to really get you going!

More  sustainable gardening workshops here.

The My Smart Garden program helps residents use their back yards, balconies or courtyards to live more sustainably by growing their own food, shading their home, recycling wastes and using water wisely.   As well as access to workshops, Moonee Valley and Hobsons Bay residents who sign up to the My Smart Garden program receive smart gardening information, discounts from local garden suppliers and can win great prizes every month. You could win a rain garden worth $500 in October and a Fowler’s preserving kit worth $250 in November.

If you live outside these council areas, you’re still welcome to attend workshops and sign up for the program, but ineligible for prizes.

 

 

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