Growing and Strengthening our Local Food System – a new partnership with Banjo’s Paddock

By | 2018-11-13T13:51:44+00:00 13 November, 2018|business, eating seasonally, farmers market, Produce boxes|

Southern Harvest Association (SHA) and Banjo’s Paddock have joined forces to grow and strengthen our local food system with more opportunities for the community to get involved.

Banjo’s Paddock is joining the SHA produce box scheme as an additional distributor from the Southside Farmers Markets in Phillip. Their existing CSA subscribers will now be given the […]

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Braidwood Garlic Fiesta and Dinner

By | 2018-10-23T18:44:19+00:00 23 October, 2018|eating seasonally, education, farmers market, festival, garlic, general news|

Braidwood Garlic Fiesta

24th November 2018, 8am-2pm

Ryrie Park Markets and Cnr Duncan St & Wallace St Braidwood

Attractions will include:

* Mr Garlic & the Garlic Fairy * Stalls in the Markets * Stalls on Conrad’s Corner * Black Garlic * Tastings * Fresh green garlic * Fresh garlic scapes […]

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Wynlen House Turkeys for Xmas

By | 2018-10-10T19:09:28+00:00 10 October, 2018|eating seasonally, farmers market|

Organically raised pastured turkey for Christmas: Order Now.

Wynlen House Slow Food Farm is raising turkeys for your Christmas dinner. They come to Wynlen House as day old poults.  They are then pasture raised according to organic animal husbandry principles with extra attention to their health and wellbeing. At Wynlen House we give […]

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Southern Harvest Bungendore Teen Team

By | 2018-09-14T17:12:35+00:00 14 September, 2018|eating seasonally, education, farmers market, festival, Gardening, mentoring|

SOUTHERN HARVEST BUNGENDORE TEEN TEAM

Calling all Teens and Tweens (12-15 year olds), we need you!! the world needs you!! meet the challenge head on!!

We are building a Keen Teen Team at Southern Harvest Bungendore. The issues are huge: real food and food security; waste reduction; clean food and farming practices; regenerative […]

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SHA Spring Gathering, AGM & Tree Planting at Three Gullies Farm

By | 2018-09-14T15:13:27+00:00 14 September, 2018|business, eating seasonally, farmers market, festival, general news, tree planting|

JOIN US TO PLANT TREES, PLAN FOR THE FUTURE AND SHARE IN GOOD COMPANY AND FOOD

SUNDAY 7TH OF OCTOBER 2018

  • Tree planting from 10am
  • Farm tour approx 3pm
  • Southern Harvest AGM (short and sweet) 4-430pm
  • Spring Gathering and pot luck dinner 5pm

THREE GULLIES FARM TREE PLANTING & TOUR
When James and Leisa purchased Three […]

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SHA produce box recipients visit Wynlen House Slow Food Farm

By | 2018-09-04T20:32:48+00:00 4 September, 2018|eating seasonally, Gardening, general news|

It was a windy Winter’s Sunday when a group of 15 Southern Harvest Produce Box Subscribers ventured out to Braidwood to spend a few hours at Wynlen House Village Farm & Learning Centre—an urban micro-farm that grows a diverse range of vegetables and raises poultry, pigs and sheep on around 1000 square metres of land […]

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Winter Festival at Queanbeyan and Market Garden Working Bee at Bungendore

By | 2018-07-24T20:44:37+00:00 22 July, 2018|eating seasonally, farmers market, festival, Gardening, wine|

WINTER FESTIVAL
Southern Harvest Farmers Market at Queanbeyan, Thursday 26th of July.
As well as doing your weekly fresh food shop, you can warm yourself around the fire, sip a hot mulled drink, coffee or chai from Nellie’s Cafe and Bar, listen to the carols, roast an apple on a stick, a Dewsbury’s Free Range Pork […]

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Winter Season Produce Boxes – orders open now

By | 2018-05-11T14:15:55+00:00 11 May, 2018|eating seasonally, farmers market|

– fresh local produce from your local region.
Southern Harvest Association’s (SHA) multi-farm Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) model produce box scheme is now available for pick-up at:
• Bungendore – SHA Farmers Markets, on Saturday mornings
• Fyshwick – Canberra City Farm, on Thursday evenings
• Queanbeyan – SHA Farmers Markets, on Thursday afternoon and
• Lyneham – Old Canberra […]

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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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