Category Archives: News and Events

Working Bee – Sunday 2pm to 4pm

Our regular working bees are currently onĀ  Sunday from 2pm to 4pm. If it is raining the working bee will be cancelled. During Summer we normally also meet at the garden on Wednesdays 6.30pm to 8pm. Everyone is welcome to … Continue reading

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Working bees Tuesday nights

We are having a regular working bee every Tuesday night from 6.30 to 8.00pm. Come along to help with planting, weeding and to meet others involved in the project. Due to daylight savings end soon our last working bee will … Continue reading

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First working bee for the Jay St garden

We had our first working for the Jay St Garden on 10 December. We had 31 people turn up during the day to help with laying out carpet for weed mat, mulching, planting and building a strawberry bed. It was … Continue reading

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Promoting the garden at Johnsonville Fair

The Johnsonville Community Fair provided an opportunity to promote the garden. Charmaine set up a stall and had lots of enquiries.

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Support for community garden

We have had a lot of support for the development of the community gardens in Newlands/Paparangi. There was mention on ONE EYED FM and articles in the Independent Herald in July (p 3) and November (p 5). Home Harvest provided … Continue reading

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Proposal submitted for community gardens in Newlands/Paparangi

The proposal for two community gardens in Newlands/Paparangi was submitted to the Wellington City Council on 8 July 2011. We were told at that stage it would take around 4 months to be approved. The proposal for the Jay Street … Continue reading

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