Community Planting Day with Costa

Join us for our Community Planting Day at Tulgeen’s Riverside Nursery with the effervescent Gardening Guru Costa Georgiadis on Saturday 15th December 2018 from 9.30am.

The day will focus on sustainability, community involvement and environmental awareness.

9.30-11.30am – Workshop – Planting out community garden, lasagne gardening, wicking bed construction

11:30-1pm- Panel discussion hosted by Sophie Longdon- what is permaculture and why is it so important? How can we integrate permaculture into our home gardens?

1-1.30pm- How to save seed and why it is so important for our future

1:30-3pm- How to worm farm at home. Why would you choose worm farms over home composting

There will be a kids table available from 9-1 where children will have the opportunity to pot up a plant/sow some seeds/draw a picture of Costa in the garden/make a nature picture and/or Christmas decorations.

To celebrate the occasion Riverside Nursery will be offering a 10% discount on all sales in the nursery.

Food and drinks will be provided by :

  • Buckajo Rural Fire Service
  • Faraway Fermentary
  • Expresso Yourself

Riverside Nursery is a Tulgeen social enterprise. It provides paid, meaningful employment to people with a disability.