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Gardens & agriculture

Basils Farm Winter Gardening Workshop

03 5258 4280

22 Jul 2017

Everything you need to know to grow healthy and fresh organic food throughout the seasons. Utilising permaculture design principles and sustainable practices, drawing on the skills of Basils in-house gardening gurus Ben (Permaculture Gardener) and Igor (Farm Manager) to help turn your garden into one of abundance, health and beauty.

Join one of the seasonal Gardening Workshops or sign up for all four.

Free Fridays - all attendees of any workshop are also welcome to visit Basils Farm every Friday from 11:00am to 12:00pm to have a chat in the garden with Ben / Igor (any changes to the schedule will be posted on the website events page).

Topics to be covered in the winter workshop and the free friday sessions: species selection and planting for winter, farming worms in the garden, kitchen garden harvests and how to use them (creating sensational soups), winter propagation (hardwood cuttings), pruning deciduous trees and shrubs, soil health and nutrition (legumes and green manures), orchard design, and garden design.

Couples discount: Save ten per cent when you and a partner book into the same session (code: couple10).

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  • Bar
  • Café
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking

  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.