Ever dreamed of turning your backyard into a giant garden? Get inspired and rip up that turf! Lachie from Tree Frog Permaculture will share with you how to make a food-oasis, on a big or small property. Design your own backyard garden of Eden. The urban food forest is a sustainable long term food producing […]
Want to grow fresh leafy herbs and veggies at your back door, with minimum effort? Try Aquaponics! Lake Macquarie Landcare are running this great introductory course. Learn how to grow fish and veggies in your backyard all year round. You will learn the principles of aquaponics and the different options for starting your own. NOTE […]
Habitat in Harmony Community garden is starting regular working bees in our native habitat. All are welcome to come and lend a hand! 1st Friday of the month, starting at 9am – 1pm, meeting in the garden for morning tea. Thanks to Landcare for their continued support! Call us on 4947 0031 for more information.
Our latest batch of water kefir is ready! Orange and cinnamon lemon, lime and ginger $8 per 750ml bottle (which includes a $2 refundable bottle deposit when you return your clean bottles to reception) Each bottle is filled with billions of beneficial bacteria, digestive enzymes, antioxidants, organic acids and fresh flavors from our community garden! All […]
To kick of our Seniors Week celebration, BNC will host a free Morning tea on Monday 4th April at 10.30am. All are welcome to come along and meet our volunteers! NSW Seniors Week funds are being used to offer lots of free activities, including; computer classes, heartmoves gentle exercise, Yoga, stretch and balance, and free […]
Did you know that we are part of the Grill’d Charlestown Square‘s local matters program? Vote for us by sticking your token into our jar, and help us being in the running for a $300 donation towards our garden. http://www.grilld.com.au/localmatters/
Habitat in Harmony Community Garden has been a busy place lately, with two groups of photographers coming by to take pictures of our organic garden. They found all sorts of different bugs and animals. See our facebook page for more pictures
We will be making our final batch of water kefir for the year, and all are welcome to join us! Our little co-op is growing as more and more people are interested in fermenting. Would you like to see how we brew water kefir? Come along and help us bottle on the 10th of december, […]
With thanks to a state government grant we will be building a multipurpose room in our community garden! It’s early days yet, but stay tuned to our facebook for more updates as they occur.
Announcing our second fermenting class – 14th May, 10am-1pm. $20 per person includes morning tea, taste testing and some cultures. Due to popular demand we’re running our beginners course again. We will learn about the health benefits, history and various techniques – perfect for those who are new to the world of fermenting. Most importantly, […]