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.


Check out our calendar for the Macleod Organic Community Garden opening times

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Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People – Zoom workshop


Join us for a workshop which will explore how our agricultural system produces our food and what this means for the food we eat, what nutrient dense food means and the connection with healthy soil.

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

Botany for home gardeners

Botany for home gardeners

Did you know we all use botanical theory in our garden, even if we don't realise it? By learning more about how plants work, we can make the most of how we manage our gardens. In this workshop we share interesting snippets of botany and how we can apply the...

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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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