Rose Bay Community Garden — Composting 101 Workshop

May 7, 2017

May 7, 2017

1:00 pm To 3:00 pm

Rose Bay Community Garden, Rose Bay, New South Wales, Australia

0402 434 423

Event Description

In preparation for International Permaculture Day & Compost Awareness Week 7-14 May, we are hosting our popular ‘Composting 101’ Workshop on site.

Composting is nature’s process of recycling decomposed organic materials into a rich soil known as compost.

Basically, backyard composting is an acceleration of the same process nature uses. Using compost in the garden is a great way to improve soil and your garden’s overall health.

Our resident horticulturalist Emma Daniell will guide us through some basics that include how to start, the best methods and other helpful compost facts.

Organizers

Rosebay Community Garden

Nicola Grieve

0402 434 423

http://rosebaycommunitygarden.org/

About the Organisers

A beautiful garden being built on sustainable organic principles that is in harmony with nature and neighbours, where all members:
i. take an active interest in the aesthetics of the entire garden
ii. maintain the site to the standard required to meet the present and future needs of the Association, members, and the local community

A place to learn and share knowledge of
i. organic gardening methods;
ii. waste reduction;
iii. water and solar harvesting; and
iv. sustainable living

A place to socialise and to have fun, where all members feel a sense of:
i. belonging to a community
ii. pride in what is being created now and for the future
iii. ownership by the members and the community

Contact Information

info@rosebaycommunitygarden.org

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