On June 27th, 2013 Perth City Farm launched another exciting new project called the Growing Gardens. The Growing Gardens project will place Perth City Farm at the cutting edge of high intensity food production for urban spaces. The garden has five major components – 28 square metres of intensive soil-based beds; 24 square metres of bioponic […]
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We’re looking for volunteers for the GRO Project. Much of the construction and R&D is now behind us, so it’s time to grow in numbers and mushrooms. You’ll learn & make friends as you provide hands on support to our existing GRO team, and our new worm farms. Our requirement is for volunteers on Monday […]
In January we organised a Family Fun Day at Perth City Farm with the Association for Services to Torture and Trauma Survivors (ASeTTS). Clients spent the day here participating in various activities including gardening, cooking and a drumming workshop. At lunch time the clients shared a meal with our staff and volunteers, with many ingredients […]
The entrance to Perth City Farm will soon undergo a transformation, thanks to the City of Perth awarding us $10,000 recently. Converting this underutilised 220 sq metre area into a showcase of a variety of ways to plant your edible garden either on balconies or yards is a much anticipated community need and benefit. In addition to […]
Perth City Farm has an exciting new project in progress! Check out our GRO Project page for all the info about this project which recycles used coffee grounds from local cafes, to grow oyster mushrooms. It was trialled last year and is now being set up on a larger scale.
We have had this amazing tree trunk lying around at city farm that’s been here since I can remember. Its been home to various insects, animals and people over the years. You could not design a better kids play space than this if you tried so we decided to try and move this massive tree […]
Meet Julie Broad, our new cafe manager. Julie grew up on a biodynamic farm and ran the successful Food Store – Deli Cafe. The cafe has changed a lot in the last few weeks so if you haven’t visited for a while, check it out. Seasonal produce, organic foods, friendly service, all surrounded by edible […]