Canberra City Farm

CCF-logoCanberra City Farm is establishing learning hubs where the community can creatively share knowledge and experience of socially, economically and environmentally responsible food production and sustainable living.


About our projects

Canberra City Farm established the first City Farm in Canberra on a site in Turner and has now established an Education Centre in Dairy Road Fyshwick.

Find out more about the Dairy Road Education Centre.

Check out the latest information about upcoming courses and events.

To inform us about what workshops you are interested in please complete our short survey.


Monthly mingle dates in 2019

Canberra City Farm members meet monthly to discuss upcoming projects and events, to share knowledge and experience, and to welcome other people in the community who would like to find out more about the Canberra City Farm.

We also combine this with a working bee and the sharing of food.

These mingle events are generally from 11.00am to 3.00pm, with the formal discussion part of the meeting at 1.30pm.

The mingle events are held at the Canberra City Farm Education Centre, 2 Dairy Road Fyshwick, on the following dates:

  • Sunday 17 February
  • Sunday 17 March
  • Sunday 14 April – this has been adjusted to avoid the Easter weekend
  • Sunday 19 May
  • Sunday 16 June
  • Sunday 21 July
  • Sunday 18 August
  • Sunday 15 September
  • Sunday 20 October
  • Sunday 17 November – may be adjusted to align with the Farm Open Day
  • Sunday 15 December – end of year celebration

Regular working bees in 2018

We have a range of regular working bees at the Canberra City Farm.

Tasks vary from week to week, and can include planting fruit trees and vegetables, constructing garden beds, pruning, and harvesting our various crops. Friday working bees are specifically focused on construction.

This is a wonderful opportunity to get involved with the Canberra City Farm on a regular basis and get to know other people in your community.

Timing:

  • Mondays 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – these will take place each Monday
  • Fridays 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – monthly: email canberracityfarm@gmail.com for details

Location:

  • 2 Dairy Road, Fyshwick.

What to bring:

  • Gloves, hat, working clothes, and drinks.

For more details, e-mail: canberracityfarm@gmail.com.



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