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Keynote photo album — Food 4 Thought 2014

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  • April 9, 2014 at 11:47 pm

Photos by Russ Grayson at Food 4 Thought 2014 in Hobart

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Crowd Farming call out!

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  • March 4, 2014 at 10:11 pm

We’re looking for urban home growers, community gardeners and small farmers to donate surplus produce which will help feed over a 100 people over the weekend!

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MEDIA RELEASE — date of release 4 March 2014

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  • March 4, 2014 at 9:17 pm

Growing, partnerships, education and enterprise development for local food systems are the themes for March’s Food 4 Thought gathering in Hobart, Tasmania.

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Have you heard?

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  • February 4, 2014 at 6:37 pm

Charlie Mcgee from the Formidable Vegetable Sound System will be serenading us at Food 4 Thought – yeeeha!

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December 2013

 

Taroona Neighbourhood Garden

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  • February 2, 2014 at 10:44 am

EXPERIENCE and learning are the core purpose of travel and that is what happened when we met up with Hobart community gardener and sustainabiity educator, Nel Smit.

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A look back in time — Tasmania 2010

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  • November 11, 2013 at 8:45 am

BY THE DAY BEFORE, THE TASMANIAN COMMUNITY GARDENS NETWORK CONFERENCE in Devonport – The Good Food Future — had received a total of 90 registrations. A total of around 140 turned up on the first day.

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Australian City Farms & Community Gardens Network

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  • December 22, 2012 at 2:58 pm

Community gardens are places where people come together to grow fresh food, to learn, relax and make new friends. The Australian City Farms and Community Gardens Network connects community gardeners around Australia. The Australian Community Gardens Network is an informal, community-based organisation linking people interested in community gardening across Australia. Aims The aims of the network include: […]

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Ecotopia venue 2012

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  • October 18, 2012 at 7:12 pm

Randwick Sustainability Education Hub …written by Russ Grayson first on the reduceyourfootprint website In Randwick, a humble community centre has been turned into an innovative sustainability hub—a learning and demonstration centre imagined around the sustainable use of our water, energy and food. You know when you are approaching the Randwick Sustainability Hub—the tall wind turbine spinning in […]

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Ecotopia program 2012 conference

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  • October 18, 2012 at 7:12 pm

Wednesday 10 October 2012 Welcome to Sydney school and community gardeners TIMES WHERE: Permaculture Interpretive Garden at Randwick Sustainability Education Hub From 4:00pm REGISTRATION open Please note: this is a prepaid event, bookings can be made up to midnight Wednesday 10 October 2012 From 6:30pm Welcome Organic BBQ to get us going • welcome presentation from our favourite community and school garden […]

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A look back at the 5th ACFCGN gathering—Sydney 2012

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  • October 2, 2012 at 9:37 am

New tools to improve your practice of permaculture come along far too seldom.

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