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Practical Uses for Bamboo Structures in the Garden

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Practical Uses for Bamboo Structures in the Garden

Time: January 18, 2014 from 9:30am to 12pm
Location: Yandina Community Gardens
Street: Cnr North & Farrell
City/Town: Yandina
Website or Map: http://yandinacommunitygarden…
Phone: 5446 7373 and leave a message
Event Type: free workshop
Organized By: Yandina Community Gardens
Latest Activity: Jan 16, 2014

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Sat Jan 18

Practical Uses for Bamboo Structures in the Garden

Tim Peek

9.30 am

Tim’s presentation will include a general overview of the uses of bamboo and earth as building materials around the world. In particular, he will discuss and demonstrate how these materials can be readily and easily utilised in the environment and climate of the Sunshine Coast. Techniques and skills used to build simple structures from garden structures to chook pens, sheds and studios will also be shared. Guidance as to preferred varieties of bamboo to grow in regards to their best purpose will be offered as well.


Bookings are NOT required

This workshop is free and will run for approximately 1½ to 2 hours.

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