Welcome to our Community Garden

 

Located at Mowbray Place, Willoughby, Market Garden Park (MGP) Community Garden is on Cammeraygal land. With the support of Willoughby Council, it is run and maintained by members of the Community Garden Inc who volunteer their time and are committed to sustainable, organic and bush-friendly fruit and vegetable gardening.

We see ourselves as part of movement with goals and a vision to foster health and well-being for individuals, family groups and the environment.

Sustainable 

*minimal importing of resources

*re-use existing materials where possible

*where possible, re-use waste generated on site

Organic

*no artificial pesticides or herbicides

*use of non-hybrid plant seeds

*naturally generated fertilisers

Bush-friendly

*prevent weed infestation without harming wildlife

*provide habitat for native fauna

*contain nutrients within beds

 Featuring seasonal produce, community working bees, workshops, gardening advice and more, 

we feel sure you will enjoy the community garden as much as we do

Discover what’s in season and
what’s coming up 

Regular meetings are held every Wed and Saturday mornings, 9.30am @ Mowbray Place, Willoughby, NSW, 2068

Membership is $25 per year plus joining fee of $1 

Learn what to cook
with our seasonal recipes
Fun for the whole family!

Discover more about our community garden

Raewyn’s Tarragon Poached Chicken, from Mayor Tanya Taylor

Olive oil, 1 onion, 2 tbsp flour, 1 cup of white wine, 1 cup of chicken or vegetable stock, 2-4 chicken breasts (cut in half to small fillet size if they are large), bunch of tarragon, salt and pepper, 1 egg yolk, 1 cup cream Heat oil in a large …

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March/April 2022

Plenty of rain continues into autumn as we transition to the cooler season crops. Over the past couple of months gardeners have enjoyed sharing some good harvests of butternut and Kent pumpkin. Green beans and baby eggplants lingered as we embarked on clearing beds, turning over soil and adding manure …

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Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser for Garden Shed

Huge team effort today to cook and sell over 700 sausage sandwiches plus drinks .. raising good money towards our garden shed. We are thankful to all who supported us along the way. Grateful also for the lovely sausage sizzle weather. On the table we had a donation box for …

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Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser for Garden Shed

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What’s been growing over Summer 2021-2022

Early tomatoes were best .. later on fruit fly set in Harvest on 22 December 2021 Fabulous figs on the way with special care from Tony. White radish .. January 2022 Nee’s pride and joy Passionfruit flowers show their apprciation for Bronwyn’s extra attention February 2022 Bush beans January 2022 …

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Accessible Beds Being Used

Pictured trying out our accessible garden beds is Michael who visited on 9 Feb 2022.  It was a sunny Wednesday to enjoy the pleasures of gardening including collecting radish seeds for next season and thinning out carrots while commenting on how lovely it was to breathe in the aroma of …

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