Welcome to our Community Garden

 

Located at Mowbray Place, Willoughby, Market Garden Park (MGP) Community Garden operates on Willoughby Council land. It is run and maintained by an enthusiastic group of local volunteers committed to learning about and implementing 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

Pre-schoolers visit the community garden

  Sixteen curious little people from Mowbray Place Early Learning Centre were guided through the community garden this morning by their teachers and hosted by our President, Janet.  It’s fabulous to nurture budding future gardeners, many of whom have already had their interest stimulated as shown by their great observations …

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Purple Sweet Potato Harvest

Look what Christian unearthed this morning Jutta and Christian having fun in the dirt In amongst the foliage which is also edible ..Christian tells us that the young leaves stir fried with garlic are yummy Now that’s a satisfying morning’s play in the dirt This pretty, white skin purple-patterned flesh …

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Video: Sydney Edible Garden Trail Live Video

Click here to view the Live video on Facebook

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Sarah

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Edible Garden Trail 1 May 2021

  Sat 1 May 2021 was a beautiful sunny day for MGP Community Garden to participate in the Edible Gardens Trail after the original weekend in March was washed out with rain. It’s a transition time in the garden. While we’re between seasons, it’s great to see crops making a …

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Time for Seed Saving with this amazing Thai Long Green Eggplant that’s half the size of Nee

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