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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Bunnings Jam Table
Sep
9
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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Let’s Build a Crystal Wireless Set
Sep
8
1:00 PM13:00

Let’s Build a Crystal Wireless Set

Come along to Beelarong Community Farm on Saturday the 8th of September to learn how a wireless set works. See how your great grandparents listened to the “wireless” in the 1920’s. Take dad back to his youth when he built a crystal set as a young lad. See old wireless sets from the 1920’s, 40’s and 60’s.

And the best part! Build a working crystal wireless set and listen in!

It's OK mum and dad, there will be no batteries, no electricity and definitely no hot soldering irons.

Fee: $5
Age: 8 to 88 years old

We have limited places - BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL on https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=400242 

Email education@beelarong.org.au or call 0401 168 657 if you have any questions. 

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Pineapple Sauerkraut
Sep
6
9:30 AM09:30

Pineapple Sauerkraut

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 make pineapple sauerkraut and take your enjoyment of fermented food to another delicious level. 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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Plant and Preserve Sale
Sep
1
9:00 AM09:00

Plant and Preserve Sale

Come along to the farm for a plant and preserve sale from 9am to 12pm!

Plants will be $2.50 each or 5 for $10.00
Plants available include: Sweet Basil, Opal Basil, Rosemary, Oregano, Mint, Italian Parsley, Coriander, Borage, Mustard greens, Curly kale, Salvia Costa Rican Blue and many more.

All preserves are $5.00: Rosella Jam, Strawberry and Apple Jam, Tomato Relish, Green paw paw Chutney, Piccalilli, Bread and Butter Cucumber and many more.

Worm juice is $4.00 for a 2 litre container.

Don't miss this chance to stock up on jams and preserves and seedlings for your spring plantings.

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Cob Oven Cooking
Aug
30
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 lemonade 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, bring an apron. All materials provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Gnocchi Making
Aug
21
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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Balinese Cooking
Aug
19
2:00 PM14:00

Balinese 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 fragrant and spicy curries, sambals (chilli sauce), noodles and salads. This cuisine uses lots of aromatic spices that are tasty and healthy. 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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Beeswax Food Wraps
Aug
18
2:00 PM14:00

Beeswax Food Wraps

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

Give plastic the flick! Replace it with environmentally friendly beeswax wraps. Easy to make and reusable. 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 two pre-washed cotton fabrics measuring 200x200mm and 150x150mm and pinking shears if you have them. Remaining materials will be supplied.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Bees and the Buzz in the Hive
Aug
5
2:00 PM14:00

Bees and the Buzz in the Hive

Lisa Kelly from Three Fat Bees farm is bringing along her observation hive, where you can see the bees in action through the glass. Lisa is a self taught beekeeper who will share her knowledge of the interesting and exciting world and life of bees. 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.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au or 0401 168 657

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Beelarong Farm at the Morningside Festival
Jul
29
9:00 AM09:00

Beelarong Farm at the Morningside Festival

  • Thynne Road Morningside, QLD, 4170 Australia (map)
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Don't miss our stall at the Morningside Festival! We will have lots of goodies for sale to raise funds for the farm : homemade jams and chutneys, plants, artist cards, crocheted hand towels. Bring your reusable bag!

Join us in the parade at 10am or come say hi at our stall. You will be able to discuss with our volunteers about what we do, become a member or apply for a plot.

We are also running a raffle : $2 for one ticket or $5 for three tickets.

And... there will be free face painting! 

It's a great family fun day with stalls, rides, entertainment, competitions, dog show and parade. For more information visit www.morningside.org.au

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Sauerkraut Workshop
Jul
19
9:30 AM09:30

Sauerkraut Workshop

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

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. You will be given a small jar of the finished product, already fermented. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au or 0401 168 657

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Botanical Printing for 10-17 yo
Jul
12
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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Chutney Workshop
Jul
10
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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Cooking Pizza in the Cob Oven for 10-17 yo
Jul
9
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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Kokedama Workshop for 10-17 yo
Jul
5
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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A hand full of plaster fun
Jun
7
9:30 AM09:30

A hand full of plaster fun

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

Make a plaster of Paris hand and fill it with succulents or decorate it and use it as a dish to hold jewellery. 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 

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Gnocchi making
Jun
4
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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Kimchi
May
22
9:30 AM09:30

Kimchi

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

This spicy side dish is made from salted and fermented vegetables including cabbage, carrot and radish and seasonings such as chilli, garlic and ginger. It is very easy to make and has probiotics which are very good for your tummy. 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 one litre jar with a lid to take your kimchi home.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Pasta making
May
21
9:30 AM09:30

Pasta making

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

Learn simple techniques to produce your own silky and smooth handmade pasta using farm-fresh eggs and a little bit of love. Once you have made your pasta you will learn how to dry it and take it home with you to cook.

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 container for the pasta. 

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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Kokedama - Japanese moss balls
May
17
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. 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. All materials provided.

Bookings essential at education@beelarong.org.au 

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