The IncrEdible Coburg Food Swap at Peppertree Place, 512 Sydney Rd Coburg on Saturday 7th October from 10am-2pm is free to attend. However, if you'd like to attend a workshop to learn about growing your own Microgreens with Samantha Green from 11am to 12pm on the same day, it'll cost $10 Full & $8 Concession.
Register your interest for this workshop by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org or SMS Tash on 0431 494 773. The Coburg Edibles Swap is a fun local gathering where people swap excess homegrown produce and gardening extras. It's held on the 1st Saturday of every month, 10am - 2pm, and swaps are run on an honesty system where people exchange fruit, vegetables, herbs, eggs, seeds, seedlings, recipes, gardening tips, work juice, stories, friendship and more.
While you're at it, you might want to bring that diary out and pencil in the Garden Fiesta on 11 November coming, from 10am to 4pm. A volunteer-powered local green initiative, this is a day to celebrate Peppertree Place. Live entertainment, BBQ & hot food, along with a pop-up cafe, makers market and info stalls is the order of the day. This community-powered event brings together musos, artists, food lovers, plant enthusiasts, gardening gurus and more, who support this unique community asset. The fiesta also helps provide financial support for the community-driven initiatives of Peppertree Place.
All your summer veggie seedlings will be available at the Peppertree Place Nursery and sustainable lifestyle and garden workshops are free all day. This community hub social enterprise in the heart of Coburg is one of the best-kept secrets. Volunteer powered, there is lots to explore and there are nature place spaces for children.