MEET THE CHOOKS Family Day
– GRAFTING & PRUNING demos
– Hot potatoes and mulled juices included
– Free, but need to book
Chooks are rewarding, useful and entertaining pets.
Fleur will bring an enclosure with a couple of hens for you to see and carefully touch. She will show you how to plan and set up chooks in the home garden, covering breed selection, needs and products, coop design, health and nutrition, breeding and hatching.
Learn how to plan for success from the start, for happy chooks!
And bring a little country to the city.
Saturday 27 July 2019
Time: 11am – 2pm
Fleur Baker runs www.bookachook.com giving you the opportunity to ‘try before you buy’
Grafting and Pruning demonstrations for you to learn (1pm, 1.30pm)
Food: Hot potatoes with amazing toppings and mulled juices will be made and served
Available also: Hot water, teas, tap water, a playground, a shelter with seats and tables, toilets nearby (500m).
Bookings Free but Essential:
The Address: 38 Winton Road, Ashburton Victoria 3147
Parking: in Pitt Street please, not in Winton Rd
Bus No 612 Stop Pitt Street/ Winton Road, stops right at the food forest
Train Glen Waverley line between Darling & East Malvern stations
Phone: 9885 7789 Leza at the Craig Family Centre
Mobile: 0420 961 695 (Petra)
“This project is supported by grant funding from the City of Boroondara” and the Food Forest Ashburton Group is auspiced by the Craig Family Centre