GET INVOLVED

 

To become involved in the Thirroul Community Garden just come along to gardening sessions (tuesday afternoons and sunday mornings). You will need to become a financial member after 3 sessions, which enables you to keep up with all that is going on and provides insurance cover.

 Information for New Members

You may visit the garden up to three times, but if you wish to participate in regular working bees and take part in garden design, planning and maintenance, you must join our group.

Membership of the Thirroul Community Garden costs the following per year (1 July – 30 June)

  • $40 per adult full rate
  • $60 family rate (includes 2 adults)
  • $25 per adult concession rate

Come along to any working bee and talk to us about membership.

Working Bees:

– rights and responsibilities

– safety

– arriving on site – what to do, signing on, check the board… site coordinators

– sharing produce

Come down to our Garden and get involved.

* We meet every Sunday 9.30am , and Tuesday afternoon (time varies) at our Garden ‘High St Reserve’ on the cnr of Lawrence Hargrave Dr and High St in Thirroul.

* A Garden Representative will be there to meet new and current members wanting to work together for a few hours.

* There is often a schedule of jobs each Tuesday and Sunday, so please be ready to receive instruction from a Garden Representative. The Thirroul Garden is a shared plot design, so we work together, and share the harvested produce.

* We require all visitors and members to ‘sign in’ when working at the Thirroul Garden.

* Please wear appropriate covered foot wear, boots or joggers – NO sandals or thongs.

How to join

* Fill out our membership form available from the garden, or here  TCG Membership Application 2018, and have a garden representative (member) sign. Form can be handed to membership co-ordinator (Fiona Chanter) or emailed to us at thirroulgardeners@gmail.com.

A careways volunteer form:  Thirr Community garden careways Form or available at the garden, will also need to be filled out for insurance purposes.

* Cash memberhip payment can be made at the Sunday working bee or online to our Thirroul Gardeners Horizon Bank account:

Name: P Harradence    BSB: 802-124   Account Number: 100088592

 

 

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2 responses to “GET INVOLVED

  1. MS CATHERINE E FOWLES

    Hi there how does the garden work – if one contributes with a fee and with gardening (which I love) are entitled to use the produce of the garden? Is it shared? Or do we keep what we plant?

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