Calendar 2017-02-10T11:39:25+00:00

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5 (100%) 6 votes
May
27
Sun
Goondiwindi Garden & Ag Expo @ Goondiwindi Botanic Gardens
May 27 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

The Garden & Ag Expo at Goondiwindi Botanic Gardens is an event not to be missed!

As you wander around a diverse range of displays, you will enjoy the best that the Goondiwindi region has to offer.

With rich soils, a good climate and innovative people. On the day you will be entertained by informative speakers Jane Edmandson, Jerome Leray and Anne Gibson. Gourmet burgers and a bar will satisfy your hunger and thirst.

You will be intrigued by a state of the art drone, and impressed by the quality of the produce from the region’s leading edge farmers.

If you are proud to live in the Goondiwindi region or want to visit, this is the event for you!

Entry: $6 at the Gate, includes morning tea provided by Goondiwindi & District Garden Club.

Goondiwindi Garden & Ag Expo
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Jul
13
Fri
QLD Garden Expo @ Nambour Showgrounds
Jul 13 @ 8:00 am – Jul 15 @ 4:00 pm

Looking forward to speaking again at this year’s QLD Garden Expo. Come join me in the Giant Kitchen Garden on Saturday and Sunday. The display gardens are always one of the most popular and informative places to learn with volunteers there to answer questions about growing a food garden. We have a packed program and free lectures and demos every day. 

QLD Garden Expo
5 (100%) 1 vote
Sep
3
Mon
Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when @ Kawana Library
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Seasonal Gardening - What to plant and when @ Kawana Library

Join Anne Gibson, The Micro Gardener at this workshop to discover what foods to grow for a continuous harvest all year. Learn what to plant according to local weather conditions and seasons. Find out how to sow seeds successfully. Discover tips for choosing suitable edible varieties, how to time your planting to avoid common mistakes, succession planting and harvesting tips.

Free but bookings essential to reserve your seat.

Presented by Sunshine Coast Council’s Living Smart program.

Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when
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Sep
5
Wed
Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when @ Nambour Library
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Seasonal Gardening - What to plant and when @ Nambour Library

Join Anne Gibson, The Micro Gardener at this workshop to discover what foods to grow for a continuous harvest all year. Learn what to plant according to local weather conditions and seasons. Find out how to sow seeds successfully. Discover tips for choosing suitable edible varieties, how to time your planting to avoid common mistakes, succession planting and harvesting tips.

Free but bookings essential to reserve your seat.

Presented by Sunshine Coast Council’s Living Smart program.

Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when
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Sep
12
Wed
Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when @ Caloundra Library
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Seasonal Gardening - What to plant and when @ Caloundra Library

Join Anne Gibson, The Micro Gardener at this workshop to discover what foods to grow for a continuous harvest all year. Learn what to plant according to local weather conditions and seasons. Find out how to sow seeds successfully. Discover tips for choosing suitable edible varieties, how to time your planting to avoid common mistakes, succession planting and harvesting tips.

Free but bookings essential to reserve your seat.

Presented by Sunshine Coast Council’s Living Smart program.

Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when
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Sep
16
Sun
Botanical Bazaar Gold Coast Garden Festival @ Country Paradise Parklands
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Botanical Bazaar will educate and inspire nature enthusiasts of all ages. Showcasing urban and organic gardening for novice to avid gardeners.

Explore over 90 green exhibitors from specialist plant nurseries and gardening tools to backyard critters and kids nature activities. Enjoy a relaxing and educational day out for the whole family.

Learn how to grow your own food, urban and small space gardening, using medicinal herbs and sustainable living concepts.

Explore plant nurseries and landscape designs, garden materials and tools, organic beauty products and even botanical homewares.

Enjoy a relaxing day amongst the community gardens with live music by Leopold’s Treat and delicious food.

Tickets for the Botanical Bazaar Garden Festival are on sale from May.

The event is held at Country Paradise Parklands which is set on 13 hectares of beautiful parklands. There are large undercover indoor facilities and grassy shaded outdoor areas, including community gardens, River Keepers wetlands group and more.

This is an ALL WEATHER EVENT, however in the unlikely event of extreme weather conditions (flooding) or natural disasters, further details will be announced via Facebook and to those who have pre-purchased tickets.

 

Botanical Bazaar Gold Coast Garden Festival
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Sep
19
Wed
Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when @ Beerwah Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Seasonal Gardening - What to plant and when @ Beerwah Library

Join Anne Gibson, The Micro Gardener at this workshop to discover what foods to grow for a continuous harvest all year. Learn what to plant according to local weather conditions and seasons. Find out how to sow seeds successfully. Discover tips for choosing suitable edible varieties, how to time your planting to avoid common mistakes, succession planting and harvesting tips.

Free but bookings essential to reserve your seat.

Presented by Sunshine Coast Council’s Living Smart program.

Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when
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Sep
20
Thu
Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when @ Coolum Library
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Seasonal Gardening - What to plant and when @ Coolum Library

Join Anne Gibson, The Micro Gardener at this workshop to discover what foods to grow for a continuous harvest all year. Learn what to plant according to local weather conditions and seasons. Find out how to sow seeds successfully. Discover tips for choosing suitable edible varieties, how to time your planting to avoid common mistakes, succession planting and harvesting tips.

Free but bookings essential to reserve your seat.

Presented by Sunshine Coast Council’s Living Smart program.

Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when
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Sep
21
Fri
Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when @ Maroochydore Library
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Seasonal Gardening - What to plant and when @ Maroochydore Library

Join Anne Gibson, The Micro Gardener at this workshop to discover what foods to grow for a continuous harvest all year. Learn what to plant according to local weather conditions and seasons. Find out how to sow seeds successfully. Discover tips for choosing suitable edible varieties, how to time your planting to avoid common mistakes, succession planting and harvesting tips.

Free but bookings essential to reserve your seat.

Presented by Sunshine Coast Council’s Living Smart program.

Seasonal Gardening – What to plant and when
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Oct
10
Wed
Redland Organic Growers Inc (ROGI) Meeting @ Salvation Army Church
Oct 10 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Redland Organic Growers Inc (ROGI) Meeting @ Salvation Army Church

I’m looking forward to guest speaking at ROGI’s October meeting. Guests are welcome to come along and join members.

Doors open at 6.15pm so members can visit the library, stalls and seed bank or just have a chat before the meeting starts. Please be seated by 7pm ready for the talk. Local seasonal gardening guides will be available for purchase.

Please bring a plate of food (savoury/sweet or nibbles and preferably home-made) for supper after the meeting. Tea/coffee provided.

Redland Organic Growers Inc (ROGI) Meeting
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