COMMUNITY GARDEN

CHELSEA HEIGHTS COMMUNITY GARDEN

At the Chelsea Heights Community Garden you can reduce your impact on the environment whilst growing your own fresh, healthy food. The garden uses harvested rainwater and helps you cut down on greenhouse gas emissions by avoiding ‘food miles’.

The garden has over 40 individual plots for growing food for personal use, plus a number of communal gardening areas which include fruit trees, herbs and areas for planting annual vegetables.

As a member you can enjoy the garden by:
• Growing your own food
• Relaxing in the natural environment
• Making new friends
• Maintaining communal garden areas and sharing in the produce
• Propagating plants
•Learning sustainable gardening practices through exchanging knowledge with other gardeners etc
• participating in workshops and events

At the EarthCarers Community Garden you can reduce your impact on the environment whilst growing your own fresh, healthy food. The garden uses harvested rainwater and helps you cut down on greenhouse gas emissions by avoiding ‘food miles’.

The garden has over 40 individual plots for growing food for personal use, plus a number of communal gardening areas which include fruit trees, herbs and areas for planting annual vegetables.

As a member you can enjoy the garden by:
• Growing your own food
• Relaxing in the natural environment
• Making new friends
• Maintaining communal garden areas and sharing in the produce
• Propagating plants
•Learning sustainable gardening practices through exchanging knowledge with other gardeners etc
• participating in workshops and events

MEMBERSHIP

Fees for 2018/2019 are:

• $25 membership per household

• $110 membership for a community organisation

• $35 for an individual plot

 

Mission Statement

This is a Community Garden where the expectation is that you not only look after your plot, but participate in the upkeep and well-being of the garden.

It is a place for members to socialise and learn about growing their own food and caring for our environment.

For all enquiries please contact the Chelsea Heights Community Centre office on 9772 3391 .