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mpicklesMon, 03/09/2012 - 6:03pm

The Garden Beds donated by Great Lakes Council have arrived and are now installed.

A big thankyou to David Bortfield, Drew Martin and the Council workers who have supported the start up of the garden and of course our local Hall Committee members and the Community Garden Network.

We are hoping to raise enough funds to buy some quality soil to fill the beds and buy some implements.

If you would like to be involved in the garden come along to the Hall this Saturday where members will be cooking breakfasts for a fund raiser. Or contact...

Hard at work making compostAnnie44Thu, 23/08/2012 - 3:49pm
Work starts on the compost heap

Our North Arm Cove community gardeners haven’t been idle while the garden is coming together. The experimental “18 day compost” has proved to be a great success and we now have enough to start the garden beds.

The recipe for this compost comes from permaculture expert, Geoff Lawton. It is very is simple and can be used at home. You can find the recipe at http://permaculture.org.au/author/Geoff%20Lawton . Some of the members have already started their own personal compost heaps using Geoff’s formula.

This week, work will start on a giant worm farm, with an...


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