ABOUT US

We are gardeners, farmers, and first time producers of our own backyard fodder, who meet monthly to learn about living and growing sustainably in the Hunter Valley & surrounds.

Secretary (Barbara): 0402 052 248

 

Mailing address:
60 Oswald Lane, Oswald 2321 NSW

 

hunterorganicgrowerssociety@gmail.com

All members receive free entry to field days, one free workshop per year, our monthly newsletter & that good feeling that you're apart of positive change.

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FIELD DAYS

Once a month join us to learn about growing vegetables & fruits, raising farm animals, and how to care for your soil. Meet the farmer, or tour a backyard growers garden. Make friends and exchange produce, ideas and smiles! Open to members and visitors.

OCTOBER WORKING BEE:

Fig Tree Community Garden
20 Albert St, Wickham (in the Croatian Club)

Sunday 13th OCTOBER

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF TIME FROM OUR USUAL ARRANGEMENTS

9.00am - 4.00pm

Come along for a working bee in this fruitful community garden! We'll be helping out to build new beds Huglekulturish style! and planting seedinglings for spring... plus theres always weeding to do! It's a long day so feel free to come and go as you please if you can't make the whole day. There may be a few impromptu tours of the garden over the day too.

Please note there are no toilet facilities onsite until the croation club opens sometime prior to 2pm. there are toilets in the adjacent oval if open or at the nearby wickam park hotel.

Please BYO lunch and morning and afternoon tea to share. Bring a mug and chair. Remember hats and sturdy shoes and sun protection.

All welcome, family friendly.

ABOUT FIELD DAYS

Field Days Field days are usually held on the 2nd Saturday of each month except January.

 

Lunch is at 12.00pm, and talks or tours start at 1.00pm. Afternoon tea follows, bring a plate to share.

What to bring: A folding chair, lunch and afternoon tea, a mug, hat and sturdy shoes, produce to swap/share/sell. Donations to Raffle welcome.

Cost:
Members - free
Visitors - $4 individual - $6 family

 

Wet Weather: Check our facebook field day event page or tune into 2NURFM 103.7 or 1233 ABC Local Radio for updates on the day.

 

Car Pooling: Head over to our facebook page and post in the field day event listing to offer or ask for a lift. Alternatively contact us via phone.

BE OUR HOST

Share your knowledge for a sustainable future. Host a field day at your garden or farm.