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EVENTS

Join us at our next field day, workshop or sustainable producer talk. Be inspired and meet other passionate growers. We run one event every month except January. Membership is required to attend events and we welcome new members so come and join us.

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Entry to events is for current financial members only. Numbers at each event are limited and you must book if you wish to attend. Events sell out fast, so book now!

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  • June Field Day: "Adagio" Permacoach - Meg McGowan & Graham King
    June Field Day: "Adagio" Permacoach - Meg McGowan & Graham King
    Sun, 16 June
    Adagio
    16 June 2024, 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
    Adagio, 333 Matcham Rd, Matcham NSW 2250
    Join us for a tour of the extensive gardens at Adagio, with well know permaculturists Meg McGowan & Graham King.
  • May 2024 Workshop:  Warners Bay Community Garden
    May 2024 Workshop:  Warners Bay Community Garden
    Sat, 18 May
    Warners Bay Community Garden
    18 May 2024, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Warners Bay Community Garden, Located in Bunya Park, Eleebana, NSW 2282
    Warners Bay Community Garden is a thriving, community led garden.
  • April Workshop: Limestone Permaculture Educational Farm Tour
    April Workshop: Limestone Permaculture Educational Farm Tour
    Sat, 13 Apr
    Limestone Permaculture
    13 Apr 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Limestone Permaculture, 846 The Bucketts Way, Stroud Road NSW 2415, Australia
    Join us for a day at the always inspiring Limestone Permaculture Farm.
  • March 2024 Field Day: Sri Lankan Slow Cooking with Amorelle Dempster (Maitland Showground Kitchens)
    March 2024 Field Day: Sri Lankan Slow Cooking with Amorelle Dempster (Maitland Showground Kitchens)
    Sat, 16 Mar
    Maitland Showground Kitchens
    16 Mar 2024, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Maitland Showground Kitchens, Blomfield St, South Maitland NSW 2320, Australia
    Amorelle will show us how to create a Sri Lankan curry powder/paste and herb salts. We will then use them to create a seasonal vegetable curry and some side dishes. It will be hands on workshop with everyone helping to prepare meals. HOGS will provide all ingredients.
  • February Field Day: Yoga, cuttings, herbs,  and raising seeds workshops
    February Field Day: Yoga, cuttings, herbs,  and raising seeds workshops
    Sat, 24 Feb
    Maitland CWA Hall
    24 Feb 2024, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Maitland CWA Hall, 46 Church St, Maitland NSW 2320, Australia
    This field day will get your garden ready for autumn and winter! We’ll have workshops on growing fruit trees and vines from cuttings, and growing winter veggies from seed. There's also a workshop on growing and preserving herbs, as well as a yoga session to get you moving better in the garden.
  • November Field Day and Christmas Party 2023: Maplewood Permaculture Farm
    November Field Day and Christmas Party 2023: Maplewood Permaculture Farm
    Sat, 25 Nov
    Paterson
    25 Nov 2023, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Paterson, Paterson NSW 2421, Australia
    Join us for workshops and to celebrate our fantastic field days that we have enjoyed this year and in welcoming our new committee for 2024.
  • HOGS AGM at Teralba Landcare
    HOGS AGM at Teralba Landcare
    Sat, 14 Oct
    Teralba Landcare
    14 Oct 2023, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Teralba Landcare, Teralba NSW
    Join us for workshops and to celebrate our fantastic field days that we have enjoyed this year and in welcoming our new committee for 2024.
  • Dianella Animal Sanctuary
    Dianella Animal Sanctuary
    Sat, 12 Aug
    Martins Creek
    12 Aug 2023, 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
    Martins Creek, Martins Creek NSW 2420, Australia
    Join HOGS at Dianella Animal Sanctuary for our August Field day. Together with LETS, we’ll tour the property and then help prepare the property for the dry Summer ahead.
  • Stoney Creek Sanctuary
    Stoney Creek Sanctuary
    Sat, 22 July
    Boolambayte
    22 July 2023, 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
    Boolambayte, Boolambayte NSW 2423, Australia
    Here at the Sanctuary we are putting Permaculture Practice & Principles into place on the land in our Home Gardens/Food Forests & our Mandala Garden/Food forest.
  • Smokva Community Garden
    Smokva Community Garden
    Sun, 18 June
    Smokva Community Garden
    18 June 2023, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Smokva Community Garden, 20 Albert St, Wickham NSW 2293, Australia
    Formally Figtree, A wondrous community permaculture garden, sharing the grounds at Croatian Club Co-op. Workshop: Bokashi with Adrian Garner
  • Four Acre Farm Visit
    Four Acre Farm Visit
    Sun, 21 May
    Four Acre Farm
    21 May 2023, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Four Acre Farm, Dungog NSW 2420, Australia
  • Bush Tucker at Purple Pear Farm
    Bush Tucker at Purple Pear Farm
    Sat, 15 Apr
    Anambah
    15 Apr 2023, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Anambah, 131 Anambah Rd, Anambah NSW 2320, Australia
    Join HOGS and Permaculture Hunter at Purple Pear Farm to learn about indigenous food and Bush Tukka with Mark and Kate from Purple Pear and Bec Morris from Range View Permaculture
  • Bush Re-gen & Managing Weeds at Home
    Bush Re-gen & Managing Weeds at Home
    Sat, 11 Mar
    Heidi's Place
    11 Mar 2023, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Heidi's Place, Cardiff NSW 2285, Australia
    Join HOGS at Heidi’s place in Cardiff to learn about managing weeds at your place and how to approach bush re-gen in your own backyard.
  • Grow Your Own Mushrooms
    Grow Your Own Mushrooms
    Sat, 11 Feb
    Maitland
    11 Feb 2023, 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
    Maitland, Maitland NSW, Australia
    Join HOGs for a mushroom growing workshop. Kellie from the Pickled Patch will teach us a fun and sustainable way to grow a variety of edible tasty mushrooms in reusable containers. At the end of the day you'll be able to take home your own mini mushroom farm to keep growing.
  • Chiala and Nestor's Place
    Chiala and Nestor's Place
    Membership Offer
    Sat, 26 Nov
    Bolton Point
    26 Nov 2022, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Bolton Point, Bolton Point NSW 2283, Australia
    Join us at Nestor and Chiala's fabulous permaculture- inspired haven for our end of year event. Bring a plate to share, so we can enjoy a meal together and celebrate another year of growing with HOGS members at the inspiring Korekoba Place Garden.
  • Hunter Organics AGM with guest speaker Margaret Kenning , Waratah Community Garden
    Hunter Organics AGM with guest speaker Margaret Kenning , Waratah Community Garden
    Membership Offer
    Sat, 22 Oct
    Waratah/Mayfield HMC Community Garden
    22 Oct 2022, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm AEDT
    Waratah/Mayfield HMC Community Garden, HMC Centre, 2a Platt St, Waratah
    Talk: 'Gardens and Culture: a link between people' – Margaret Kenning, Waratah/Mayfield HMC Community Garden
  • Garden Design for Bushfire Resistance
    Garden Design for Bushfire Resistance
    Membership Offer
    Sat, 10 Sept
    Rios Family Property
    10 Sept 2022, 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
    Rios Family Property, 22 Forest Rd, Duns Creek NSW 2321, Australia
    Have you ever wondered how to reduce the bushfire risk on your property? Our topic is Garden Design for Bushfire Resistance.
  • Gerda and Marcel’s Place
    Gerda and Marcel’s Place
    Membership Offer
    Sun, 21 Aug
    Cardiff
    21 Aug 2022, 12:15 pm
    Cardiff, Cardiff NSW 2285, Australia
    Visit Gerda and Marcel's extensive food and flower gardens and learn how to make a Bee Hotel to encourage biodiversity and pollinators in your own backyard

Virtual field days are available now on our Youtube channel

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