Welcome!

Breaking news: There is now a 4th Saturday swap at Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church, Heathmont.  Also the 3rd Sunday will now be in Warranwood Primary School instead of Wonga Park.  See the calendar of events for more details. Welcome to

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Welcome!

Breaking news: There is now a 4th Saturday swap at Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church, Heathmont.  Also the 3rd Sunday will now be in Warranwood Primary School instead of Wonga Park.  See the calendar of events for more details. Welcome to

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Queensland Fruit Fly Info and Assistance

For those who have listened to Bronwyn (Queensland Fruit Fly Regional Coordinator Yarra Valley) talk to us about the threat of Queensland fruit flies in the Yarra Valley and how to prevent them, as well as for those who have

Queensland Fruit Fly Info and Assistance

For those who have listened to Bronwyn (Queensland Fruit Fly Regional Coordinator Yarra Valley) talk to us about the threat of Queensland fruit flies in the Yarra Valley and how to prevent them, as well as for those who have

Have you heard about the benefits of coffee grounds?

If you grow anything in a garden, you will want to know about the benefits of used coffee grounds for your plants and compost.  If you believe in reducing waste, you will want to know how you can stop used

Have you heard about the benefits of coffee grounds?

If you grow anything in a garden, you will want to know about the benefits of used coffee grounds for your plants and compost.  If you believe in reducing waste, you will want to know how you can stop used

August 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

Thanks Emily for sharing your knowledge on edible weeds and medicinal herbs with us.  Have a look at Emily in action.   And look at what we have swapped as we leave winter behind this year.

August 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

Thanks Emily for sharing your knowledge on edible weeds and medicinal herbs with us.  Have a look at Emily in action.   And look at what we have swapped as we leave winter behind this year.

July 2017 Swap & 5th anniversary @ Bayswater North

This year, we did remember to take photos of the yummy food before they all disappeared!  Kirsty made sure we had birthday cake with a deliciously moist pumpkin cake.  Thanks for sharing a finger licking morning tea, everyone 🙂  And

July 2017 Swap & 5th anniversary @ Bayswater North

This year, we did remember to take photos of the yummy food before they all disappeared!  Kirsty made sure we had birthday cake with a deliciously moist pumpkin cake.  Thanks for sharing a finger licking morning tea, everyone 🙂  And

Fruit Fly – Be prepared. It’s on the Yarra Valley doorstep

Queensland Fruit Fly is now widespread in northern Victoria and is threatening Yarra Valley fruit production.  Prevention is the key.   The Fruit Fly – Be prepared masterclass is a forum for growers and businesses in the Yarra Valley to

Fruit Fly – Be prepared. It’s on the Yarra Valley doorstep

Queensland Fruit Fly is now widespread in northern Victoria and is threatening Yarra Valley fruit production.  Prevention is the key.   The Fruit Fly – Be prepared masterclass is a forum for growers and businesses in the Yarra Valley to

June 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

You wouldn’t be able to tell that it’s officially winter with the harvests that we are swapping.  And next month, right in the middle of the cold, we would have been swapping and sharing for a whole 5 years!  Please

June 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

You wouldn’t be able to tell that it’s officially winter with the harvests that we are swapping.  And next month, right in the middle of the cold, we would have been swapping and sharing for a whole 5 years!  Please

“My Handkerchief Garden” by Charles Barnard

This is not a book review.  I just happened to stumble upon this book that was mentioned in one of the gardening newsletters I subscribe to.  My curiosity got the better of me and I plunged right into this book

“My Handkerchief Garden” by Charles Barnard

This is not a book review.  I just happened to stumble upon this book that was mentioned in one of the gardening newsletters I subscribe to.  My curiosity got the better of me and I plunged right into this book

May 2017 Swap & Sauerkraut Demo @ Heathmont

There was a demo on making your own sauerkraut with a variety of ingredients that are a delight to your tastebuds and senses.  If you’ve missed it, feast your eyes on the pictures that were captured on that day.  You

May 2017 Swap & Sauerkraut Demo @ Heathmont

There was a demo on making your own sauerkraut with a variety of ingredients that are a delight to your tastebuds and senses.  If you’ve missed it, feast your eyes on the pictures that were captured on that day.  You

May 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

There was this strange smelling, herb looking plant with flowers that look a bit like lavender on the table and no one could identify it.  Here are 2 pics taken by Kim, who has identified it as dogbane (Plectranthus Neochilus),

May 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

There was this strange smelling, herb looking plant with flowers that look a bit like lavender on the table and no one could identify it.  Here are 2 pics taken by Kim, who has identified it as dogbane (Plectranthus Neochilus),

Project: ‘My Neighbours Garden’ – people of Maroondah

This is a project by a local artist (felter), Zetta Kanta.  The following is a message from her. My name is Zetta Kanta and I am a local artist from Ringwood. I am organising an art installation were I invite

Project: ‘My Neighbours Garden’ – people of Maroondah

This is a project by a local artist (felter), Zetta Kanta.  The following is a message from her. My name is Zetta Kanta and I am a local artist from Ringwood. I am organising an art installation were I invite