Hi everyone. We are members of a small community garden located in the grounds of the Salisbury State School. We have been at this site for about one and a half years now and struggling with trying…Continue
"Thanks Lisa, this was such an obvious omission, but fixed now.
Yes we have advertised quite a bit and our open days as we said were very successful with lots of visitors. On the previous State Election Day we even had a stall and raised money for…"
"FYI: we have 2 volunteer mornings -- Tuesday and Thursday -- while the children(and a teacher) supposedly attends to watering as required on the other weekdays.
We are locked out on weekends: a major handicap. But during hols I have a gate…"
"In my experience both of our school garden and of Deagon's Green P the problem is simple: Summer...as in heat.
People aren't fools. To commit to working outdoors in the heat is a strenuous option. and volunteer numbers will fall.…"
"We all wish you luck with your enterprise there Karoline. We have a couple of new members just joined who live in Salisbury. I will mention your CG to them.
Can you add some contact details to your post? (Options, Edit - top right).
No doubt you…"
Hi everyone. We are members of a small community garden located in the grounds of the Salisbury State School. We have been at this site for about one and a half years now and struggling with trying to attract more members from our local community. We have had two successful open days with visitors who are impressed with our gardens, but seemingly not interested in becoming involved. I have been reading posts and pages from other community gardens and don't see that they have this problem, or…See More
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