Quarry consultation project


We’re just about to commence work on the Quarry Consultation process. Many garden members and others in the community have fond memories of this fascinating space so Bruce, Geoff and others will be be working towards defining its future use.

Shelter launch

Our beautiful garden shelter and water sculpture are almost ready – come and help us celebrate. Thanks to Gwen and Edna Jones and A.L.Lane Foundations and to the State Government & Heytesbury District Landcare Network for the funds. RSVP essential please for snag and vegie burger numbers! warrnamboolcommunity@yahoo.com.au or 0428314928. We cut the ribbon at 5.30. Live music from 4.30. Produce and seedlings for sale.

WCG shelter

nature at its best

20150424_171800_Pano~2 (3)

At the end of the day while helping out at the garden, nature dished up one of its occasional surprises. This one was a dramatic front that (in the 2 minutes following) delivered some much needed rainfall.


Warrnambool Community Garden recently held its AGM and elected a new committee of management to takes us forward into a bright future. Julie Eagles (pictured above) was elected as the new Convenor and heads a talented, varied and enthusiastic group of people who in turn provide leadership for a membership base of more than 80 people. For more information and other enjoyable reading, check out the just-released 2014 summer edition of the newsletter on the news-newsletter page of this website. The new committee members are:

Julie Eagles – Convenor
Geoff Rollinson – Deputy Convenor
Peter Jackman – Treasurer
Fiona Golding – Assistant Treasurer
Hannah Chisholm – Secretary
Christian Schutlink – Assistant Secretary
Clare Vaughan – Committee Member
Terry Lowen – Committee Member
Pam Roy – Committee Member

A “Rotten Day” out on November 15



















Get ready folks – it’s gonna be a Rotten Day Out at the garden on November 15 – come learn about compost, worms, wicked weed tea and other rotten stuff!

Pruning workshop- learn how!

Learn how to prune fruit trees to make them more productive. Peter Austin will lead the way on August 24…another learning opportunity through Warrnambool Community Garden.

pruning wkshp

2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,000 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 50 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.