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This started out being about growing herbs at home, but it's turned out to be about so much more. Part of the City of Stonnington's My Smart Garden Events and other series of events, get excited about sliding into sunshine and summer days. See 2021 events as follows and follow the links for more information and timeframes.

Thu 30 Sep - AB Bishop - Join AB Bishop, best-selling author of Habitat, and learn to create a sustainable garden for both humans and animals - Register here for this free online event.
Sat 9 Oct - Bird, bee and butterfly gardening - Learn how to attract the birds and the bees and butterflies to your garden - Register here for this free IRL event at Niddrie Library dependent on government regulations.
Tue 12 Oct - Garden Design for Renters - Learn how to create a beautiful garden and a lush living area in a rental property - Register here for this free online event.
Thu 14 Oct - All about gardens home garden Q&A - bring along your burning questions on how to improve your home garden - Call 8290 1333 or email engaged@stonnington.vic.gov.au to book this free online event.
Tue 19 Oct -Grow Herbs at Home - note this is for Melbourne gardeners only as gardening is very context specific - Register here for this free online event.
Sun 24 Oct - Composting for kids with Grow Do It! - Join musician Charlie Mgee and permaculture illustrator Brenna Quinlan and learn how about soil, compost and worms - Register here for this free online event.
Tue 26 Oct - Wicking Bed Workshop - What are wicking beds? How do they save on water use and work in the garden? - Register here for this free online event.


Wed 10 Nov - Design a small and productive garden - be introduced to permaculture design processes and tricks and tips to make the most of your space to increase your harvest - Register here for this free online event.
Thu 11 Nov - All about gardens: trees - learn more about your favourite trees in Stonnington with an online chat with Council arborists - Call 8290 1333 or email engaged@stonnington.vic.gov.au to book this free online event.
Thu 18 Nov - Homemade sodas from your garden - Learn how to make healthy fermented fizzy drinks from backyard honey, fruit and herbs just in time for sipping in the shade through summer! - Register here for this free online event.

Do note, all of the above events can be done online from the safety of your own home, and what could be better than free. There is just one event held in real life, dependent on regulations at the time, so stay in touch via the links. You'll also find other events on Stonnington City Council's Facebook event page that may be of interest to you, like community singing, which is also online as is the Wednesday Fit Club. Detoxing Your Home events are also held at Clifton Hill and Camberwell which is all about free disposals of toxic household chemicals like solvents, poisons, cleaning products, fertilisers and more.

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Why? Gardening and other free online events with the City of Stonnington
When: 30 Sep to 18 Nov 2021
Where: Online
Cost: FREE but MUST REGISTER
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