How Can We Help? -Looking for Drought and Fire Relief Volunteers.

By | 2020-01-24T17:49:15+00:00 24 January, 2020|campaign, democracy, eating seasonally, ethical eating, farming, Gardening, general news, local food, tree planting|

Southern Harvest Association has started bringing together a group of volunteers, ready and willing to tackle emergency tasks, to help farmers or producers manage the damage caused by the current drought and fire conditions. Jobs could be anything you need – such as removing fallen timber or damaged trees/vines, clearing up damaged infrastructure, […]

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Australian Mountain Pepper – working bee

By | 2020-01-17T14:45:22+00:00 17 January, 2020|business, campaign, democracy, education, ethical eating, farming, general news, local food|

Lots of lovely people have been asking us if they can help us recover from the terrible bushfires that have burned our farm.

We’re inviting everyone to the first of many(?) bushfire recovery working bees. There is a whole load of things to do so there will […]

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Stage 1 – SHA Community Cool Store & Packing Facility

By | 2019-12-17T09:36:55+00:00 17 December, 2019|business, eating seasonally, ethical eating, farming, general news, local food, Produce boxes|

Southern Harvest was so excited yesterday to receive the first insulated container, which is the basis of stage 1 of our community cool store and packing facility.

We want to thank our amazing community of produce box producers and subscribers who have not only put up the money and […]

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In the Words of Our Farmers – Brightside Produce

By | 2019-12-08T21:20:26+00:00 8 December, 2019|general news|

Closing my eyes against dust, smoke, flies and wind. When I look at this weird ‘selfie’ I see in my own face all the grief and vulnerability of the present moment. Bushfires raging, the gradual drying of the past couple of years and no rain in sight. Growing food […]

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Pork and Pepperberry Picnic at Dewsburys –

By | 2019-08-21T10:32:20+00:00 5 July, 2019|eating seasonally, education, farming, festival, general news, wine|

An exploration of pastured pork, native flavours, cool climate wine and honey mead

The first in a series of local artisanal produce days bought to you by Southern Harvest Association

Join us for Dewsbury’s Free Range Pork Open Day and Native Flavour […]
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FAIR FOOD….The Movie – Harvest Festival Special Screenings

By | 2019-04-05T19:21:36+00:00 5 April, 2019|general news|

Southern Harvest is planning a series of screenings of FAIR FOOD……The Movie, in the lead up to and during Fair Food Week this year. We will hold a screening […]

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WYNLEN HOUSE – The Organic Urban Market Garden in Autumn: An Open Day

By | 2019-03-22T15:10:21+00:00 22 March, 2019|business, eating seasonally, education, farming, Gardening, garlic, general news|

The Autumn market garden on a small mixed farm can be a busy place. Preparations for winter are beginning and the last of the summer fruit and vegetables are in abundance ready for harvest. In cold climate Australia this is when tomatoes, cucumbers, eggplants, peppers and chili plants are producing at top capacity. […]

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The R.I.C.E. C.R.I.S.P. facility

By | 2019-02-20T15:54:52+00:00 20 February, 2019|campaign, democracy, eating seasonally, farming, general news, Produce boxes|

Are you intrigued????

Story

Southern Harvest Association (SHA) is a local food association working to support and promote local and regional food production and consumption in South East NSW and ACT. We are a not-for-profit organisation, led by volunteer community members, representing farmers, producers and eaters. […]

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Harvest Festival ’19 public planning meeting

By | 2019-02-05T11:19:22+00:00 5 February, 2019|business, courses, eating seasonally, education, farmers market, farming, festival, Gardening, garlic, general news, Harvest festival, wine|

PUBLIC PLANNING MEETING FOR BUNGENDORE HARVEST FESTIVAL 2019

– Hosted by Southern Harvest Association

Everyone Welcome!

Sunday 10th of February at 3pm in the beer garden of the Royal Hotel, Gibraltar St. Bungendore

This great event is moving into it’s […]

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Brogo Permaculture Gardens Upcoming Courses and Open Days.

By | 2019-01-12T16:14:24+00:00 12 January, 2019|courses, education, Gardening, general news, mentoring, permaculture|

Introduction to Permaculture

23rd-24th February 2019, 2nd-3rd November 2019,16th-17th November 2019, Brogo

This permaculture course is taught by John Champagne at his 11-acre permaculture demonstration site in the beautiful Bega Valley.

Develop an understanding of permaculture and explore how to create abundance, resilience […]

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