Tour Six Community Gardens in Moreland

October 24, 2015

October 24, 2015

10:30 am To 3:00 pm

120 Glenroy Road, Glenroy, Victoria, Australia

FREE

Event Description

A great opportunity to see how different community gardens can be. On public to private land, communal and individual gardening. Old and new. 
 
Moreland in Melbourne’s north has a strong food growing heritage and a community that’s increasingly interested in growing food together. To celebrate and showcase our heritage and future we’ll tour six quite different community gardens and show a variety of approaches to growing food in the community. We’re lucky enough to have 2 gardens that haven’t been on a tour before (CERES and Saxon St). 
 
At each stop on the tour we’ll hear about the garden setup, people and story then have a wander around and a chance to ask questions. Come along for the whole tour or join us when you can.
 
Note: the Location and Map info shows where we will start.
Transport is not provided although people with cars can usually carry a few.
We have had cyclists on the tour before too, they take it as a personal challenge!
 
This tour we’ll be going to:
  • Mulberry Garden, Glenroy
  • West Brunswick Community Garden and Food Forest
  • Saxon St Community Garden, Brunswick
  • Luscombe St Community Garden, Brunswick
  • CERES Community Garden, East Brunswick
  • Merri Corner Community Garden, East Brunswick
Here’s the likely route map: https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid=zEwwFI_VO2u8.k2VeVAQpuJzM
 
P.S. Booking is important so we can let you know the plan and timings

Organizers

Moreland Food Gardens Network

http://www.morelandfoodgardensnetwork.org/

Short description—organiser

The Moreland Food Gardens Network was established to enable people in the Moreland community to share information & experiences as well as to strategically plan & collaborate to improve food access and urban agriculture in Moreland.

Contact Information

morelandfoodgardensnetwork@gmail.com

How to book

Email us at morelandfoodgardensnetwork@gmail.com:

  • your name
  • how many people are coming
Note: the Location and Map info shows where we will start.
Transport is not provided although people with cars can usually carry a few.
We have had cyclists on the tour before too, they take it as a personal challenge!

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