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Sustainability events in Ku-ring-gai

You can now book your place for our events online. Simply click on the link listed on the event page for each of the events listed below.

You will be presented with the option of registering your details on our booking system, this will make it easier for frequent attendees of our events to book in each time.

If you have any issues using the booking system, please call 9424 0893. 

National Tree Day planting

National Tree Day is a wonderful opportunity to do something tangible and good for the environment. Grab your family, friends and gardening gloves for a fun morning capped off with a free sausage sizzle for volunteers.

When: Sunday 31 July, 10am - 1pm

Where: Loyal Henry Park, Roseville

Native plant identification - BOOKED OUT

Learn botanical keywords, how to follow a simple key and to use your senses to identify plants. The talk will be followed by a leisurely walk through the Wildflower Gardens to practice your new skills.

When: Sunday 31 July, 10am - 1pm

Where: Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden

Introduction to veggie gardening at home - BOOKED OUT

Learn how to grow food in your own backyard! This workshop will cover preparing your vegetable garden bed, planting seeds and natural pest control. You’ll even go home with planted seeds ready for spring planting and summer harvesting

When: Saturday 13 August, 11am - 1pm

Where: Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden

Kombucha and kefir workshop

In this hands-on workshop, we will reconnect and revive the art of fermenting as part of our everyday lives, exploring the benefits and practicalities of making and maintaining kombucha and kefir at home.

When: Saturday 20 August, 1pm - 3.30pm

Where: Council Depot, Pymble

Hollows as Homes workshop

Learn about the importance of hollows for supporting native wildlife of all sizes, as well as how to identify and register hollows in your area for the Hollows as Homes citizen science project that Ku-ring-gai Council is supporting.

When: Wednesday 24 August, 9.30am – 11.30am

Where: Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden

Muogamarra wildflower walk - BOOKED OUT

Muogamarra Nature Reserve is open for just six weeks each year to preserve fragile ecosystems and Aboriginal heritage. Join this guided walk through the Reserve's wonderful wildflowers and get a glimpse back into colonial times.

When: Tuesday 30 August, 8.30am - 12.30pm

Where: Muogamarra Nature Reserve, Cowan