Corona Virus Arrangements for Sustainable Macleod and the Community Garden

Corona Virus Arrangements for Sustainable Macleod and the Community Garden The Management Committee has decided on the following procedures: Macleod Organic Community Garden will stay open for now on Wednesdays and Saturdays. People attending are expected to: Sanitize hands on entry to the Garden Keep social distance of at least 1 metre Bring your own mug The following are suspended until further notice: Macleod Vegie Swap All workshops and social gatherings The AGM will be held Monday night with a returning officer and some of the Management Committee. We will organise proxies beforehand and anyone is welcome to send their proxy. There will be no potluck dinner and the AGM… Read More

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Emergency Vegie Plot Workshop

Keep your family in fresh vegies during a crisis.¬†Plant 2 – 3 square metres with a range of quick-growing vegetables– begin harvesting in 4 – 8 weeks– find out how to prepare and fertilise your soil for excellent results– learn how often to water– when to harvest¬†– how to deal with pests on Sunday 15 March 2020 at 2:00pm LOCATION Macleod Organic Community Garden38 Somers Ave, Macleod, Vic 3085 You can still book: https://www.trybooking.com/BIZEF

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Sustainable Macleod AGM

Sustainable Macleod Inc will hold the Annual General Meeting on Monday, March 23, at 7.45pm at the Macleod Organic Community Garden. Current, paid members have been sent details and forms. If you have not, please contact Paul on pagb@optusnet.com.au. If you have not renewed your membership this year, go to: https://www.sustainablemacleod.org.au/join-us/

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North-East Link

The Inquiry and Advisory Committee for the North-East Link has asked for submissions to the Environmental Effects Statement. Sustainable Macleod has made a short submission urging that the NEL plan be amended to include a tunnel from the M3 Freeway, rather than the open cut proposal that would mean an open freeway alongside Greensborough Highway. You can read our submission here.

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