Thomas Street Open Garden, May 7th in Melbourne

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  1. Douglas J.E. Barnes

    Douglas J.E. Barnes Junior Member

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    If you are in or near Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, May 7th, check out the Thomas Street open house.

    Where: 16 Thomas Street, Clayton, Southeast Melbourne

    When: Sunday May 7, 12 noon – 5pm

    Entry: with (optional) donation.

    Phone: 03 9029 2550

    Email: [email protected]

    Web: https://thomasstreet.info/


    There will be:

    * Garden tours
    * Food stalls (including special treats from South America)
    * An auction of wonderful wares and odd items
    * Live music and poetry (if it's trumpet-playing, you are in for a treat)
    * Displays
    * Documentary screenings
    * Talk on “The Living Soil: Making the Invisible Visible”
    * Plants, seeds, and garden goodies for sale (donations of goods welcome)
    * PermaSalsa – where permaculture gardening meets salsa dancing!
     
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    Hope it went well. would be interested to hear how it all goes.
     
  3. Douglas J.E. Barnes

    Douglas J.E. Barnes Junior Member

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    Jackie, the event was a success, I'm told. But the battle was lost. The war for the rights of tenants to grow food has just begun. And considering the future of conventional agriculture, the war will be won.

    See https://thomasstreet.info/ for more.
     

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