Yinnar Community Garden – June 2020

The Yinnar Community Garden was fortunate to be able to hold its AGM and Wild Apple Party on 14 March prior to social distancing rules coming into effect. This event was very successful with a good turnout and lots of tasty apple-themed food. We had planned to donate vegetables, herbs and other potted plants to…

Yinnar Community Garden – March 2020

The Yinnar Community Garden had a full house on 2 February for our Sourdough Demo. Led by LaBerta Forys of Grinnery Cheese. Participants were introduced to the complex process of making authentic sourdough. LaBerta shared her secrets to managing the ‘starter’(or leaven) as well as showing how to make a loaf of sourdough bread using…

Yinnar Community Garden News – Dec. 2019

Throughout October and November, the Yinnar Community Garden has been busy with a series of Mosaic Workshops led by Lisa Anderson. Lisa showed our enthusiastic participants how to cut tiles, piece the mosaic in both pique assiette (broken china) and traditional tesserae (tiles), and do grouting. Participants worked on the mosaic splash back in the…

Yinnar & District Cpmmunity Garden – Sep. 2011

First Sunday of the MonthWorkshops Feeling Fruity!, Sustainable Garden Workshop, Organic Pest Control & Growing Summer Vegies Workshops have been hosted by the Yinnar & District Community Garden at ARC Yinnar. The workshops have been very popular with locals and have provided a common interest for those in the community impacted on by the bushfires…

Community Garden for Yinnar and District – June. 2011

An exciting community project has been bubbling away at Yinnar since the beginning of this year – the creation of a Community Garden. The Yinnar & District Community Association (YDCA) have successfully secured funding for the garden through the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust Community Based Garden Project.  This project aims to assist communities affected by…