Bunnings Jam Table
Apr
28
9:00 AM09:00

Bunnings Jam Table

Find us at Bunnings Cannon Hill with a large selection of jams and preserves for sale. They are made by our volunteers with as many products from the farm as possible.

Don't forget that we greatly appreciate the return of jars and fabric. They will be thoroughly washed and reused. 

Contact info@beelarong.org.au for more information or if you want to help out!

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Cob Oven Cooking
May
5
9:30 AM09:30

Cob Oven Cooking

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Learn how to prepare and cook scones in the community farm's wood-fired cob oven. While the scones are cooking, there will be a demonstration on how to make lemon butter which you can use to spread on the scones that are fresh out of the oven.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Grandma's Doily Revival
May
9
9:30 AM09:30

Grandma's Doily Revival

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Add a touch of elegance and femininity to your home by turning old doilies into beautiful vases, dishes, bowls and candle and pot plant holders. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring two small doilies. All other materials will be provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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No-Dig Gardening
May
12
9:30 AM09:30

No-Dig Gardening

Learn how to make your own no-dig garden at home. They are quick and easy to make and can be set up anywhere, over your lawn, or even over a concrete driveway.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au  as places are limited.

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Sauerkraut
May
23
9:30 AM09:30

Sauerkraut

Learn how to make your own sauerkraut at home. It is simple to make with no expensive equipment. Just cabbage, a small amount of salt and a few days on the kitchen bench fermenting. You get to taste the result of ones we made earlier. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Creepy, Crawly, Cutesey Bugs - Gold'n'Kids
Apr
15
9:30 AM09:30

Creepy, Crawly, Cutesey Bugs - Gold'n'Kids

Exploring our garden we can find many bugs of all species, many cute and beautiful. There are also many scary ones which you will see creeping along the ground and hiding underneath shrubs and fallen leaves, or crawling up the trunks of  trees.  We are going to have fun making our own little collection.

This activity is part of the Gold'n'Kids program for children over 4 yo and seniors to enjoy together. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council.
Cost $5
All materials will be provided. Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Kimchi Making
Apr
14
2:00 PM14:00

Kimchi Making

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Koreans eat kimchi regularly. This spicy side dish is made from salted and fermented vegetables including cabbage, carrot, radish and seasonings such as chilli, garlic and ginger.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Painted Wind Spinner - Gold'n'Kids
Apr
11
9:30 AM09:30

Painted Wind Spinner - Gold'n'Kids

We are going to recycle a plastic bottle into a beautiful eye catching wind spinner.  It will not only look attractive spinning in the breeze, it will also chase away birds and bugs from your veggie patch!

This activity is part of the Gold'n'Kids program for children over 4 yo and seniors to enjoy together. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council.
Cost $5
All materials will be provided. Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Chutney Making
Apr
9
9:00 AM09:00

Chutney Making

In this hands-on session, you will learn how to make a delicious chutney and take your sample home. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron and a small sterilised jar with a lid to take home your chutney. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Sauerkraut
Apr
4
9:30 AM09:30

Sauerkraut

Learn how to make your own sauerkraut at home. It is simple to make with no expensive equipment. Just cabbage, a small amount of salt and a few days on the kitchen bench fermenting. You get to taste the result of ones we made earlier. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Bunnings Jam Table
Mar
31
9:30 AM09:30

Bunnings Jam Table

Find us at Bunnings Cannon Hill with a large selection of jams and preserves for sale. They are made by our volunteers with as many products from the farm as possible.

Don't forget that we greatly appreciate the return of jars and fabric. They will be thoroughly washed and reused. 

Contact info@beelarong.org.au for more information or if you want to help out!

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Jam Making
Mar
21
9:30 AM09:30

Jam Making

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Let's make sure this skill doesn't disappear. We will make jam together and you can take home your sample to spread on your morning toast. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron and a small sterilised jar with a lid to take home your jam. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Cob Oven Cooking
Mar
7
9:30 AM09:30

Cob Oven Cooking

Learn how to prepare and cook scones in the community farm's wood-fired cob oven. While the scones are cooking, there will be a demonstration on how to make lemon butter which you can use to spread on the scones that are fresh out of the oven.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Gnocchi Making
Feb
28
9:30 AM09:30

Gnocchi Making

We will show you how simple and easy it is to make these delicate dumplings and delicious sauces. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron. All materials provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Jam Making
Feb
26
9:30 AM09:30

Jam Making

Let's make sure this skill doesn't disappear. We will make jam together and you can take home your sample to spread on your morning toast. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron and a small sterilised jar with a lid to take home your jam. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Kokedama (Japanese Moss Balls)
Feb
14
9:30 AM09:30

Kokedama (Japanese Moss Balls)

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Create your own hanging planters using sphagnum moss, twine and suitable plants. These unusual planters look great in your home and are very easy to make.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
All materials provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Chutney Making
Feb
12
9:00 AM09:00

Chutney Making

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

In this hands-on session, you will learn how to make a delicious chutney and take your sample home. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron and a small sterilised jar with a lid to take home your chutney. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au as places are limited.

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Bunnings Jam Table
Dec
16
9:30 AM09:30

Bunnings Jam Table

Find us at Bunnings Cannon Hill with a large selection of jams and preserves for sale. They are made by our volunteers with as many products from the farm as possible, and will be nicely presented suitable for Christmas gifts.

Don't forget that we greatly appreciate the return of jars and fabric. They will be thoroughly washed and reused. 

Contact info@beelarong.org.au for more information or if you want to help out!

***We’re also looking for donations of Christmas fabric and Christmas (or red) ribbon. If you have any please contact info@beelarong.org.au.***

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Christmas get together for members only
Dec
15
2:00 PM14:00

Christmas get together for members only

Members of the farm are invited to our Christmas get together in the garden. Please rsvp at info@beelarong.org.au.

We will be firing up the pizza oven and there will be children’s activities with Bronte Kieseker. Entertainment by Jack Standen.

Bring a plate of Christmas food. Soft drinks and chilled water available.

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Bunnings Jam Table
Nov
25
9:30 AM09:30

Bunnings Jam Table

Find us at Bunnings Cannon Hill with a large selection of jams and preserves for sale. They are made by our volunteers with as many products from the farm as possible.

Don't forget that we greatly appreciate the return of jars and fabric. They will be thoroughly washed and reused. 

Contact info@beelarong.org.au for more information or if you want to help out!

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Christmas Sauces
Nov
22
9:30 AM09:30

Christmas Sauces

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Make Cranberry relish, Apple sauce and a Mango and Basil sauce to accompany your Christmas favourites. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron and a small jar with a lid to take home your sauce. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Grandma's Doily Revival
Nov
15
9:30 AM09:30

Grandma's Doily Revival

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Add a touch of elegance and femininity to your home by turning old doilies into beautiful vases, dishes, bowls and candle and pot plant holders. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear and bring two small doilies. All other materials will be provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Chutney Workshop
Nov
13
9:00 AM09:00

Chutney Workshop

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

In this hands-on session, you will learn how to make a delicious chutney that you will bottle and take home to enjoy. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron and a small jar with a lid to take home your chutney. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Bunnings Sausage Sizzle and Jam Table
Nov
11
7:00 AM07:00

Bunnings Sausage Sizzle and Jam Table

Find us at Bunnings Cannon Hill for our sausage sizzle, raising funds for the farm. We are also selling jams and preserves made by our volunteers with as many products from the farm as possible. 

Don't forget that we greatly appreciate the return of jars and fabric. They will be thoroughly washed and reused. 

Contact info@beelarong.org.au for more information or if you want to help out!

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2018 AGM
Nov
10
3:00 PM15:00

2018 AGM

The Annual General Meeting will be held at the farm at 3pm on Saturday 10th November 2018.

If you would like to nominate as an office bearer or committee member, time is tight. Nominations have to be received by the Secretary by 5pm on Saturday October 27. Send the completed form as an attachment to secretary@beelarong.org.au 

Find below the Meeting Notice, a Nomination Form, Proxy Voting Form and details on eligibility for election.

2018 AGM documents

We welcome new members and new committee members!

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Gnocchi Making
Nov
8
9:30 AM09:30

Gnocchi Making

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Using farm fresh potatoes and eggs, you will learn how simple and easy it is to make these delicate dumplings. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron. All materials provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Cooking with Cucumbers
Oct
29
9:30 AM09:30

Cooking with Cucumbers

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Learn how to use this versatile vegetable in pickles, hors d’oeuvres, soup, spiralled noodles, salsa, side dishes and endless salad variations. Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron. All materials provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Bunnings Jam Table
Oct
20
9:30 AM09:30

Bunnings Jam Table

Find us at Bunnings Cannon Hill with a large selection of jams and preserves for sale. They are made by our volunteers with as many products from the farm as possible.

Don't forget that we greatly appreciate the return of jars and fabric. They will be thoroughly washed and reused. 

Contact info@beelarong.org.au for more information or if you want to help out!

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Jam Workshop
Oct
18
9:30 AM09:30

Jam Workshop

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

In this hands-on session you will learn how to make a tasty jam using seasonal fruit. This is always a popular workshop! Walking tour of the farm included.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Wear enclosed footwear, bring an apron and a small jar with a lid to take home your jam. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Snow Globes
Oct
4
9:30 AM09:30

Snow Globes

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Make something special for you or a gift for your friends. Create a unique scene for your globe using nature, miniature ornaments and shells. Embellish it with a big bow and make a special gift card.

This activity is part of the Gold'n'Kids program for children and seniors to enjoy together. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council.
Cost $5
All materials will be provided. Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Botanical Printing for 10-17 yo
Oct
1
9:30 AM09:30

Botanical Printing for 10-17 yo

Learn painting techniques using natural materials gathered around the farm. Once you are confident with the process, we will make cards, prints, bookmarks on beautiful paper and apply the craft to fabric items as well. Botanical printing can be done to make inexpensive gifts for family and friends.

This is a Chillout workshop suitable for ages 10 to 17 years old. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Bring an apron or an old shirt to protect your clothes, a water bottle and wear suitable closed in footwear. All other material provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au.

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Hairy Harry and Harriet
Sep
27
9:30 AM09:30

Hairy Harry and Harriet

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Come and have a fun time making Harry and Harriet's interesting faces by gluing eyes, ears and other bits onto a pot. Harriet will have a lovely head of hair which looks pretty tied up in a bow. Poor Harry is bald and wishes he was hairy. You will need to take him home and water him every day. In no time you will see his hair growing before your eyes! Walking tour of the farm included.

This activity is part of the Gold'n'Kids program for children and seniors to enjoy together. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council.
Cost $5
All materials will be provided. Wear enclosed footwear and bring an apron.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Kokedama Workshop for 10-17 yo
Sep
25
9:30 AM09:30

Kokedama Workshop for 10-17 yo

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

Create your own artistic Japanese moss balls, using sphagnum moss, twine and suitable plants. These unusual planters look great displayed in your home, on a beautiful plate or dish, or hung with a macrame hanger.

This is a Chillout workshop suitable for ages 10 to 17 years old. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Bring an apron or an old shirt to protect your clothes, a water bottle and wear suitable closed in footwear. All other material provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au.

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Cooking Pizza in the Cob Oven for 10-17 yo
Sep
24
9:30 AM09:30

Cooking Pizza in the Cob Oven for 10-17 yo

This workshop is now booked out. You can still register your interest at education@beelarong.org.au and go on the waiting list.

We'll be firing up our cob oven, and after learning some points on food safety and hygiene in the kitchen, we'll be making the dough and turning it into the most famous pizza of all. After we feast on our pizzas, we can walk it off with a tour of the farm.

This is a Chillout workshop suitable for ages 10 to 17 years old. Proudly supported by Brisbane City Council
Cost $5
Bring an apron or an old shirt to protect your clothes, a water bottle and wear suitable closed in footwear. All other material provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au.

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Worm Farm Workshop
Sep
16
9:30 AM09:30

Worm Farm Workshop

Learn how to turn kitchen waste into rich nutrients for your soil to feed your plants and reduce the organic waste we send to landfill. 

This is a FREE community workshop for all ages. Morning tea will be provided.

Bookings are essential as places are limited. Phone Council on 3403 8888.

Wear a hat and flat enclosed shoes. 

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