GARDEN OPEN THIS SUNDAY 22ND 10AM We’ll be planting seedlings and composting, as well as General maintenance such as weeding and watering. Would you believe that we have 4 composting systems set up?! I know. Comprehensive. So now we need materials to go into them. We need everyone to bring as many inputs as possible... Continue Reading →
Tomorrow we'll be opening the gates to the garden at 10am for a quick whizz around to tidy and plan a little, then from 11am-12pm we'll be heading into the club rooms for a cup of tea and a chat about the kind of place we are creating at Fawkner Food Bowls. We'd love you... Continue Reading →
What's in the newsletter? - Committee meeting dates - FFB is looking for a new Treasurer - FFB Values Statement: what sort of place do you want it to be? We want as many of you to be involved in FFB as possible so for those of you interested in contributing in a less outdoors... Continue Reading →
What's in the newsletter? - We've received piles of materials to get our composting systems going - Jobs that we'll be focusing on this Sunday It's been quiet around the garden lately but now it's all happening. During the week we took delivery of more mulch to top up the activity space and start some... Continue Reading →
We've decided that although persistence can be a wonderful thing, persisting in the face of torrential rain will likely be fruitless or even counterproductive so we're going to leave the garden to the rain today and stay inside doing other things.
Sunday the 10th of June we won't be able to open the gates unfortunately. We hope to be an environmentally sustainable garden but we also need to be socially sustainable which means using my skills to pay the bills. See you there next week on the 17th of June from the slightly later time of... Continue Reading →
Anything on the list look like fun? You're welcome to join us in the garden from 10am Sunday to cross a few things off the list. FFB Team.
After so much work has been carried out in the garden over the last month, we thought it might be time for a sit and chat session. Garden gates will be open from 11am and Clarice (our resident Willy Wag Tail) tells me that the BBQ will be cranking. We love gardening but we also... Continue Reading →
On Sunday we celebrated at Fawkner Food Bowls. We celebrated all of the things we've achieved and we shared some of our plans and hopes for the space in the future, none of which would be possible without the hard work of a whole heap of people who we'd like to acknowledge and thank. Starting... Continue Reading →