This practical workshop will take you through the details of basic seed saving in the hands of the experts, covering:
Students are encouraged to bring seed material with them to this workshop, as we will be actively going through the many stages of seed saving throughout the day.
This unique day is also an opportunity to learn from Jude and Michel the many challenges facing seed sovereignty across the globe, and what strategies communities are putting in place to save their locally adapted varieties
All proceeds from this workshop will go towards community seed network projects, as part of Milkwood's fair share charter.
We also are offering a number of scholarship places for this event to ensure access for everyone, so please get in touch if needed. And if you can afford it, please pay up as your fee will fund future seed sovereignty goodness.
To keep overheads for this event low, we ask that you book online via credit card using the ticket form below. Direct deposit + cheque payments are not available for this workshop. Thanks!
Our Sydney course venue is Alexandria Park Community Centre, set in the grounds of Alexandria Community School, on the corner of Park Road and Power Avenue. This amazing place has multiple thriving community gardens, school gardens, a bush tucker garden and outdoor classroom learning areas. Venue MAP.
Getting there by Train: The venue is 15 minutes walk from Redfern Station. Take the Gibbons St exit and continue south. Gibbons St will become Wyndham St, and soon you will reach Alexandria Park on your right. Cut through the park to the corner of Park Rd and Power Avenue, and there you are. Cityrail website.
Getting there by Bus: The 370 and 355 bus routes run along McEvoy St, one block from the venue. Sydney Buses website.
Parking: There is ample street parking around the school.
Plan your trip to Alexandria Park Community Centre with the interactive map below:
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