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Notice of Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Hamersley Habitat Community Garden Inc will be held at 5pm on Friday 4 August 2017.  Venue – 15A Brabant Way, Hamersley. Order of Business will be: Confirm Minutes of 2016 AGM. Report by Chairperson/Coordinator Financial Report/statement … Continue reading

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Grant from Department of Local Government and Communities

Hamersley Habitat Community Garden has been fortunate enough to receive funding to the value of $30,000 from the Department of Local Government and Communities. Friend of the garden Stirling Councillor Dr Andrew Guilfoyle introduced David Michael MLA to Hamersley Habitat Community Garden … Continue reading

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Under The Tuarts June 2017

Winter has finally come upon us. We’ve had a couple of good rains and the days are distinctly colder. All the beds are planted with winter crops and many of them are looking very good indeed. We had a very … Continue reading

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School Arbor Day at Hamersley Habitat Community Garden

Our School Arbor Day event at Hamersley Habitat this morning was another great success, and enjoyed by all. Many people and groups contributed to this result and we would like to give Big Thanks to: all the wonderful gardeners of … Continue reading

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Artwork in the garden

Participants from Atwork Australia (Work For The Dole Project) are working with our Coordinator/Supervisor Donelle to complete some Art Work in our garden. They are working on a large colourful mural along the corrugated border fence – (tricky work) and … Continue reading

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UNDER THE TUARTS – April 2017

As this is being written we are experiencing some late summer weather. Great for the garden so long as you keep the water up. However, this will not last long. The summer crops – beans, sweet corn, zucchini, eggplant, capsicums, … Continue reading

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Moonure Donate Cow Manure

Moonure has kindly donated 10 bags of cow moonure to Hamersley Habitat Community Garden. A big thank you to Andrew Guilfoyle for introducing Denis from Moonure to us. We are so thankful for their generous donation. Check out their website … Continue reading

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Visit by Senator Michaelia Cash

On 20th February 2017 we had the honour of welcoming Senator Michaelia Cash into our garden. As you may be aware, we have been fortunate enough to have the AtWork Teams working in our garden through the Work for the Dole … Continue reading

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Under the Tuarts – January 2017

It’s 38 degrees outside as we write this – 41 tomorrow – typical Australia Day. Not easy to keep gardens going this time of the year but, due to a heroic effort from everyone on the watering roster, the Habitat Garden … Continue reading

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2017 Program of Events

The Community Garden committee has had a look at our program of events for 2017 at the Garden. As a result of that review, the committee has decided to focus on our regular Busy Bees and three main events: Bunnings … Continue reading

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