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Open Garden and Food Swap Event!

Cultivating Community is putting on a free Open Garden and Food Swap Event at Sunnyfields Community Garden in Northcote on November 30, 2014 . Throughout the day we will be giving mini workshops on composting and veggie gardening, providing a BBQ, and a food swap where people are encouraged to bring any home-made and home-grown foods to […]

Free Composting Workshop!

  Learn how to compost in your own home! This interactive workshop  will cover the basics of composting, worm farming and Bokashi including an overview of which systems are suitable for different household sizes and types. The first half of the workshop will cover basics of setting up, managing and maintaining different compost systems and […]

Help us Win $5000 for Sunnyfields Community Garden!

Please vote for us! With your help Cultivating Community partnered with Sunnyfields Community Garden could win $5,000 to build a new community compost hub! Click the link below to vote and please share with your friends and help us spread the composting love! http://competitions.backtoearth.vic.gov.au/entries/sunnyfields-composting-hub/ Project Overview Sunnyfields Community Garden is located in High Street, Northcote […]

Food Know How at Yarra Sustainability Awards

The Cultivating Community team attended the City of Yarra Sustainability Awards on Thursday 11th September. Local comedian Dave O’Neil hosted the community celebration that honored individuals, organisations and programs creating innovative efforts toward environmental sustainability throughout our community. It was tough competition, which is great to see, as there are so many efforts to make […]

Change of CEO

Cultivating Community has a new CEO. Michael Gourlay has taken up a new position elsewhere and Sharelle Polack will be taking up the Acting CEO position. We thank Michael for all his efforts during his time with CC and wish him all the best in his new role.

CC Supports Enviroweek 2014

We’re proud to be a supporter of Enviroweek 2014 which challenges young Australians to take positive everyday action for a sustainable Australia. All Enviroweek challenges are about making smart choices and have black balloons measurements for young people to watch their action grow across their school, community and Australia-wide. Learn more about how it works […]

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Food Know How Wins Award: UNAA World Environment Day

Congratulations to the Food Know How Team, winners of Sustainability Education Award for United Nations Association of Australia World Environment Day! The UNAA Awards recognise individuals, organisations and business who have established themselves as leaders in environmental excellence in Australia, and are acknowledged across a broad array of categories. Kaylyn Hawkes, FKH Cafes Coordinator, attended […]