My Smart Garden – Free Workshops

Two free upcoming workshops run by the My Smart Garden program.

Gardening in small spaces
Thursday 17 November, 6.30 – 8.30pm
Newport Community Education Centre, 43 Mason St, Newport
With a bit of creativity you can grow a feast in your courtyard or balcony – come along and be surprised at just how abundant these spaces can be.

Potted herb gift making workshop
Saturday 26 November, 1.30-3pm
Bowes Avenue Community Centre, 27-31 Bowes Ave, Airport West
Why not give your loved ones a living, edible gift this Christmas? You might also reap the benefits of tasty summer herbs at their barbecues! Join the My Smart Garden program and come to our free gift making workshop. You’ll create a beautiful easy-to-grow potted herb and learn how to care for them.

To register email: or call 9932 1142.

The My Smart Garden program, run by Moonee Valley and Hobsons Bay City Councils helps residents use their gardens to adapt to climate change by growing food, sheltering the home from heat and wind and using water wisely. More information at: