Grow It Local Festival

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4 November -
10 November 2020
All day

Grow It Local Festival marks the launch of Grow It Local and is a celebration of knowledge and skill sharing, and community-led experiences rooted in growing, sharing and eating locally grown food. Local growers, community gardeners, restaurants, bars and cafes are invited to get involved by registering an event that celebrates growing and local food during the Festival week. Events, activities and experiences can be ticketed or FREE.

Get Involved 

For growers

  • get involved to connect with a community of like-minded growers

  • set up make money from your patch and growing expertise

  • help inspire the next generation of growers

  • share tips and tricks

  • access resources and toolkits

For aspiring growers & local food lovers

  • connect with a community of local growers

  • find a local grower to mentor / teach your how to grow

  • access produce from a community of local growers

  • access resources and toolkits to assist with your growing journey

Grow it Local Festival Online Workshops

Learn more about growing local during FREE online workshops:

  • Learn how to grow food in pots with Paul West! - 5 September 5pm AWST

  • Learn how to start a compost at home with Costa! - 13 September 5pm WST

  • Elegant edible gardens - learn how to create beautiful edible gardenscapes with Jac Semmler (Diggers Club) - 19 September 5pm AWST

  • An introduction to bee keeping at home with Doug Purdie (The Urban Beehive) - 26 September 5pm AWST

Register for these workshops on the Grow it Local opens in a new window website.

Register your patch now

Various Locations around Cockburn

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