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Events in March 2022
Making beautiful soil from food and garden waste
Making beautiful soil from food and garden wasteHenderson Environmental CentreGroat StNorth Beach,
Register to learn practical and easy ways to compost, worm farm and use a bokashi bucket for all spaces from window sills to big backyards.
You can set up your own worm farm and get enough fat worms to start by receiving a subsidy for other options of your choice.
Come and join us to find out easy ways to make good compost and discover how to use meat, fish bones and dead cheeses in a composting system.Repair Cafe - Doubleview
Repair Cafe - DoubleviewDoubleview HouseCnr of Hancock St and Scarborough Beach RdDoubleview,
Broken your favourite table / bike / lamp / dress? Dont throw it out - bring it to the Doubleview Repair Cafe where our team of skilled volunteer repairers will do their best to fix it up and give it a new lease of life. Bookings now required for repairs between 10am and 11am, otherwise turn up between 11am and 11.45am and wait for a repairer to become free.
Introduction to Permaculture
Introduction to PermacultureSloan's Cottage10 Harman StLeda,
Join KiT and Powderbark Permaculture as we explore ways you can use Permaculture design thinking to maximise productivity in your home and backyard systems. This one day course will cover:
-Permaculture design groundwork (the principals and ethics of permaculture)
-Looking at your space with permaculture eyes (designing for productivity)
-How to amplify the magic ingredient in your veggie patch; your soil biology
-Fostering your permaculture learning (further education, resources, networks and your permaculture community)
Morning and afternoon tea provided, BYO lunch.
Urban Composting Options Workshop
Urban Composting Options WorkshopUrban Revolution284 Albany HighwayVictoria Park,
Learn how to compost using the various options and choose the best composting system for your unique situation at home, for a school or a business. Ask your site-specific questions.
Learn about the Bokashi system, worm farms, worm towers, how to compost pet waste, hot and cold composting methods and how to run multiple systems together.
Find out why composting is an impactful action that we can all do to put our planet first by reducing our food waste in landfill and instead create nutrient rich soil for a thriving environment.
* 60 min workshop
* Receive a copy of our comprehensive Urban Composting Guidebook - 32 Page, illustrated, full colour booklet printed on 100% recycled paper with vegetable inks
* Q&A over homemade morning tea where you can ask your individual composting questions
* 10% off your composting, garden and eco products in store on the day
$25 per person. Pre booking is essential as places are strictly limited.