The garden has been operating for a year and we have 26 family members, 16 Seniors (over 60) and 16 Individuals as financial members. We hold working bees on Tuesdays from 10am to noon and Sunday’s 9.30 am till mid afternoon – this is where volleys can come along, but garden members come and go[…]
Large garden on a 5 acre property 35 raised vegetable beds made from timber or steel, including several wicking beds Orchard containing 52 fruit trees Native bush tucker plants Water tanks with reticulated irrigation systems Native bee hive European honey bee hive 8Kw solar power Greenhouse and propagation area Large garden shed equipped with running[…]
We began tinkering with our garden in 2017, and it will forever be a work in progress! Most of the back lawn has now disappeared to make way for edibles and a rain garden, and most vertical space has also been used to maximise growing space in the sun. The vegetable patch includes 5 wicking beds and[…]
Ours is a mixed garden which, at this point, includes a few edible trees, greens, vegetables, vines, flowers, cactus, orchids, bromeliads, natives and water plants. The garden was not designed with any specific style in mind. As our love of gardening and confidence grew, we experimented and added new stuff and chopped and changed. There[…]
Mackie Lane community garden was started by a group of local enthusiasts in 2008-2009. Both gardens enjoy support from Mosman Council, our 60+ members and the broader community. Ausgrid made land available that was a sub-station which has been sealed. As a result all the beds and pots are above ground making gardening less back-bending![…]
A not for profit, member based Community Garden in Newport. The garden has been running for about 4 years. There are approximately 30 gardens beds, a native bee hive, compost, worm farms & a green house. Child friendly, composting. We grow organic fruit, herbs and veggies.
The Chatswood Hub Community Garden is located at the back of the buildings at 30-32 Devonshire St Chatswood. We meet every second Saturday from 10am-12pm in winter and 9am-11am in the summer months. It is a relatively small area but we have a lot of different herbs and vegetables growing.
The garden is a work in progress! Since Dec 2018 I have been working on the realisation of my permaculture design which is now nearing completion. I counted that I’ve planted about 130 trees during the process! We are on an uneven block with multiple levels, quite a few steps, and large amounts of rock[…]
When Tara and her family moved in to their rental home the 12 x 4m back yard was bare concrete and small, weed filled garden beds. 6 years later, without making any permanent changes and by utilising mostly found and recycled items in ways that are impermanent and transportable, the space has been completely transformed.[…]
We have 1200 sq m permaculture garden with and a sustainable house based on Sydney’s northern beaches. We have chooks, worm farms, composting, native bees, native bush tucker and medicine plants, edible fruit, vegetable and medicinal plants, water features, citrus grove, raised and no-dig garden beds, herb spiral, aquaponics, a green wall, rain water tanks,[…]