Queensland Fruit Fly

Queensland fruit fly arrived in Banyule 2 seasons ago. Queensland fruit fly if left unchecked will destroy our ability to produce fresh fruit and vegetables. Find out how you can take active measures to combat it.

 

Macleod Organic Community Garden

Macleod Organic Community Garden is gardened communally, growing a wide range of vegetables, berries, orchard fruit and herbs. There are no individual plots but everyone who comes to the garden is involved in planning, gardening, growing seedlings or getting involved in other projects.

 

What’s going on

Dirt and climate change workshop

WEDNESDAY, 4 AUGUST, 7-8PM

Learn how farmers create healthy soil from dirt, what carbon sequestration is, why it is so important, and why photosynthesis is so important in building healthy soil.

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New members session

SUNDAY, 8 AUGUST, 12PM-1PM

Come along to the Macleod Organic Community Garden and learn all about Sustainable Macleod, the Macleod Vegie Swap, the community garden and upcoming events.

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Vegie swap

SATURDAY, 21 AUGUST, 11AM-12PM

Join us at the Macleod Rotunda, opposite the Macleod shops, and bring your spare fruit, vegies, herbs, seeds, plants or preserves to swap. Or just come along and have a chat!

Latest from the blog

Featuring the latest Macleod news along with a variety of gardening and growing tips, recipes and information on sustainable living.

Join Sustainable Macleod

Become a member and get access to the community garden, the tool library and our seed library. We welcome all members of the community and have regular events and workshops to enjoy.

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