Category Archives: What’s Happening!

Water Wise workshop

Thanks Lachlan McKenzie, one of the founding members of LDCG for a very informative and accessible Water Wise workshop on Sunday 10th June. Lachi shared a wealth of information about garden design, planting groups, building healthy soil, mulching, raised garden beds, grey water recycling, different types of irrigation set ups...
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The Thrifty Gardener

On Sunday 6th May, Lia Gill shared her long lasting love of growing food in Darwin. It doesn’t need to cost a lot and you can have success with just a few tricks in planting and saving seed. Thanks to all who helped make it a fruitful morning....
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Cooking Up Compost – Workshop

When: Sunday 22nd April, 9 – 10:30am Where: Lakeside Drive Community Garden In lead up to our Waste Wise Stall and Compost Collection for Nightcliff Seabreeze Festival in May, we are offering a bonus workshop this month. Join us to learn all about the beauty and usefulness of compost. How...
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Garden tool maintenance workshop

Sunday 4th March, 9 – 10:30 am “Good tools really are a gardeners’ best friend. They make our working lives so much easier, and if we look after them, they’re safer to use, they reduce the chance of spreading diseases between plants, and of course if cared for correctly, they’ll...
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Sunday working bees

Working bees are starting up on the 28th January, 4:30-6pm. Come down and visit us, learn about tropical food plants and get your hands dirty. Working bees happen every Sunday except the first Sunday of the month when we run our monthly morning workshop...
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Basic bike maintenance workshop

Come along to learn more about your bicycle and how to keep it in tip top condition. The workshop will cover fundamentals such as repairing a puncture; adjusting breaks; basic gear adjustment; cleaning/lubing your bike. This is a hands on workshop so bring your bike along with you to work...
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