Sustainable Living in Action – Free Family Day Out

By | 2018-04-10T07:24:46+00:00 10 April, 2018|courses, eating seasonally, general news|

Those looking for a way to entertain the whole family on Sunday 15 April 2018 need look no further than the free ACT Permaculture Festival, which will run from 10 am – 4 pm and will be held at Canberra City Farm in Fyshwick. With stalls, music, food, talks, workshops, kids activities, farm tours and more, there will be […]

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NSW Primary Production and Rural Development regulatory concerns

By | 2017-12-20T15:41:51+00:00 20 December, 2017|business, eating seasonally, farmers market, general news|

Media Release

Publication date: 20 December 2017

The Southern Harvest Association is concerned that proposed changes to NSW Primary Production and Rural Development regulations will have a hugely negative impact on the growth of pastured pig and poultry farms in the entire state.

Of particular concern is the proposal to put into regulation a 500m setback (like […]

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Celebrate Christmas with Seasonal Local Flavour

By | 2017-12-15T13:13:18+00:00 15 December, 2017|eating seasonally, farmers market, wine|

Christmas Party at the Farmers Market in Bungendore

The Bungendore Farmers Market is having a special Christmas Market on Saturday 23rd of December at the Anglican Church Hall, Butmaroo Street. The market will have extended trading this day from 9am to 2pm. There will be face painting, a jumping castle, Christmas gift tree, Bungendore Choir, […]

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Garlic Braiding at the Markets

By | 2017-11-17T21:35:10+00:00 17 November, 2017|business, eating seasonally, farmers market, general news|

Celebrating Local Garlic

Across the region, the garlic harvest is in full swing, with a wet winter and the recent hot weather it’s been a busy month pulling out all the lovingly grown garlic and hanging it to dry.

The local region is home to more than 30 commercial garlic growers, with the Braidwood Garlic Group having […]

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NEW Queanbeyan Farmers Market

By | 2017-10-27T11:31:54+00:00 27 October, 2017|eating seasonally, farmers market, general news|

Southern Harvest Farmers Market at Queanbeyan
Commencing on the 9th of November
Weekly on a Thursday, 3pm-6pm
Crawford Street, Queanbeyan

Southern Harvest is excited to announce it’s second truly regional farmers’ market for this area.

All market produce being sold will be grown or made by the stallholders selling it and within the local region.

There will be a range of […]

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ANNUAL FOOD SOVEREIGNTY CONVERGENCE TO BE HELD IN,CANBERRA OCTOBER 23-24

By | 2017-10-16T16:03:11+00:00 16 October, 2017|courses, eating seasonally, general news|

ANNUAL FOOD SOVEREIGNTY CONVERGENCE TO BE HELD IN CANBERRA OCTOBER 23-24

MEDIA RELEASE Date of release: 16 October 2017

The Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance (AFSA) will host the annual Food Sovereignty Convergence in Canberra on the 23rd and 24th of October 2017 at the Burrungiri Cultural Centre.

The convergence will provide an opportunity for attendees to debate, share […]

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Call for Produce for Catering for the Australasian Permaculture Convergence (APC14) April 2018

By | 2017-09-06T10:09:41+00:00 6 September, 2017|business, eating seasonally, general news|

We’re looking for regional produce to help feed everyone at the Australasian Permaculture Convergence (APC14) www.apc14.permacultureaustralia.org.au 15-19 April 2018.

The Convergence is being held at the Greenhills Centre in Cotter from Sunday 15 to Thursday 19 April 2018 and will attract in excess of 300 people for the duration.

We are working with the in-house catering […]

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Permaculture – education for life!

By | 2017-08-01T16:31:52+00:00 27 July, 2017|business, courses, eating seasonally, general news|

What is permaculture and how can it change your life?

Permaculture is a design science for living systems – it is far from just gardening. Permaculture can be used in all aspects of your life and work and immersing yourself into a 12-day Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course is “one of the most life-changing experiences” […]

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New Pilot Program – The Kitchen & Garden program for children who love to grow and cook

By | 2017-06-21T07:04:20+00:00 21 June, 2017|courses, eating seasonally, general news|

By popular demand, Aeoncademy are introducing a new program to help children learn to cook and are asking for donations of cooking and gardening equipment.

Aeoncademy’s Sparks (ages 4-7) have been really enjoying participating in a World Cooking program for awhile now, much to the jealousy of many of the older children who want to participate […]

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Truffles events near Canberra

By | 2017-06-21T08:03:21+00:00 20 June, 2017|eating seasonally, general news|

Each year from June to August events are held across the Canberra region showcasing local fresh Black Winter Truffle.

These are some of our favourite truffle events:

Le Tres Bon, Bungendore

TRUFFLE IS ON THE MENU every day throughout the the local truffle season.

COOKING CLASS & LUNCH – 22 July – $150PP – Chestnut and truffle velouté – […]

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