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.
MAY FIELD DAY:
HILLVIEW HERB FARM
Saturday May 8th
Hillview Herb Farm is a boutique family-owned herb farm near Gloucester.
With more than 30 years of experience between them, Karen and her family follow organic and sustainable farming practices fresh herbs, microgreens, and a range of hand-crafted products using the herbs and fruits they grow.
The date of our tour of Hillview Herb Farm coincides with the monthly Gloucester Farmers Market.
Legend has it that these markets are a foodie's paradise so pack the Esky and make a day of it in Gloucester!
Morning - visit to Gloucester Farmers Market (optional)
Lunch - by own arrangement (the park next to the markets is a great spot for a picnic)
Important: please have lunch before arriving at Hillview Herb Farm
1.15pm - arrive at Hillview Herb Farm
1.30pm Tour commences
3.30pm Estimated end of activities (feel free to leave at any time)
Bookings for this event are now open.
Due to COVID restrictions, bookings are limited to current financial members.
If you're not a current member, please visit the Join Us page.
Location details provided in your booking confirmation.
ABOUT FIELD DAYS
Field Days Field days are usually held once a month except in January.
Lunch is at 12.30pm, and talks or tours start at 1.15pm. We usually finish by 4pm but you are welcome to leave whenever you like.
What to bring: A folding chair, lunch and drinks, hat and sturdy shoes, produce to swap/share/sell.
Members - free
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, only current financial members are eligible to attend field days. Bookings are compulsory due to limited numbers. BOOK NOW
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.