Online Bush Food For Beginners


Wednesday 13 October, 2021


Tickets; $30

All tickets to be pre-purchased via Trybooking. Ticket purchases strictly close on Wednesday 13 October at midday.

This online event is LIVE only (not recorded). The Zoom invite and notes to be emailed out the afternoon of the event. Bookings strictly close Wednesday 13th October at midday.

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In this workshop Karen will:

  • identify six of the best bush food plants for beginner gardeners in Victoria
  • discuss which plants to pot vs those to plant in the ground
  • share basic growing information
  • investigate the basics of harvesting bush 'tucker'
  • explore some simple uses for both fresh and dried plants

Karen Sutherland has a lifetime of experience in horticulture with a focus on edible and useful plants, with a special focus on Bush Foods and Herbs.

Her business, Edible Eden Design, specialises in gardens for schools and communities. She writes for Organic Gardener and Green Magazine, is a regular guest on radio and teaches from home and in the community about edible gardening, bush foods and sustainable gardening generally. She has co-written an award winning book on tomatoes - Tomato - Know, Sow, Grow, Feast

Karen continues to learn from her own ‘garden laboratory’ in inner Melbourne, with over 200 edible and useful plants. Her garden, 'Gunyah', opened for many years to the public as part of Open Gardens Victoria and is frequently featured on TV and in various publications,

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