Sunday 6 March 2016
Olla workshop (pronounced Oy-yah)
Olla is an ancient, water saving irrigation technique that is very suitable for growing plants in Perth’s hot, dry climate. Permaculture guru, Bill Mollison commented that the technique might be, to paraphrase, “the most efficient irrigation system in the world.”
Come along and learn about the principles of using Olla’s to help grow plants more sustainably and then make an Olla to take home.
This workshop has strictly limited places
RSVP by 1st March 2016 to Rachel on 0429 667 476.
Cost: $5.00 for members Non-members: $8.00 pp
Next Garden Busy Bee will be 21 February 2016 9:00-11:00 am
Sunday 7 February 2016
Peter Coppin Workshop: Summer maintenance of fruit trees and edible landscapes
Peter Coppin is a consulting horticulturalist and tree specialist, who is dedicated to promoting sustainable practices and healthy landscapes. Peter travels around WA teaching and empowering people to grow their own edible landscapes successfully.
Come along and enjoy learning the art of pruning and fertilizing your fruit trees so you get the most from your fruit crop. have your questions ready for a brief Q & A session.
Please bring hat, water, umbrella for shade and your own mug for morning tea which will be provided after the presentation.
Free for current KCG members
Non member: $5 per person
Sunday 29 November 2015
KCG members are invited to join in hosting a lunch for members of the Mandurah Community Garden who will be visiting our garden
Home made BBQ burgers, salad and fruit
Cost $12 per person
RSVP essential - see your email in box for your invitation
Workshop Perth Hills and Wheatbelt Seed Savers induction
After the successful workshop with Judy Miners on the benefits and theory of saving seeds, Judy returns with a hands on workshop
24 May 2015
'Together We Can Beat Fruit Fly'
Rachel Davison, a Murdoch University student, completing a Bachelor of Sustainability undergraduate and who has spent her career in grounds keeping, landscaping and nurseries will be giving us some tips and strategies for Fruit Fly control in the home garden.
Workshop Fermentation with Lisa Thornton
Kalamunda Town Hall