Community Garden in Lakeside Dr, Alawa, NT
Lakeside Drive Community Garden is a new community garden at a two acre site on Lakeside Drive in Alawa. Initiated in 2008 by CDU students, the Lakeside Drive Community Garden is now an award-winning demonstration site for tropical food production and sustainable living education. The Garden is driven by a dedicated team of volunteers and supported by CDU staff who generously donate time, equipment, guidance and resources. With a social network of over 350 members our activities our aimed at:
Providing community education on food security and sustainable lifestyles, including the reduction of household waste, in an urban environment.
Demonstrating sustainable gardening practices through the use of permaculture principles such as compost and mulching.
Inspiring local residents to engage in promoting the growth of local species, both in their own backyards and the wider community.
Collaborating with other local environment and conservation groups in educational outreach programs.
Community Garden in NT
- Cost: Free
- Booking not required
27 Lakeside Dr, NT 27 Lakeside Dr, Alawa, NT, 0810, Australia
Monday, 4 Jul. 2016 End Date: Sunday, 31 Jul. 2039