Green Gym for Seniors - Randwick Community Centre (Afternoon Session)
Randwick, NSW

Location:
Randwick, NSW
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Departs from:
12:45pm pickup from Short St Randwick. or meet onsite 1pm at Randwick Community Centre, 27 Munda St Randwick
Departure time:
12:45pm or 1:00pm

Green Gym - is a FREE program for anyone aged 50-80 in practical conservation that aims to improve health, wellbeing and create vibrant community spaces. It’s outdoors, it’s fun and you’ll be learning new skills and giving back!

Our Green Gym activities will focus on tasks such as weeding and mulching the gardens, helping to fill and plant the raised garden beds and harvesting the varied produce, including vegetables, edible flowers and native bush foods. As well as harvesting, activities can include seed collection and plant propagation which is such an important part of the growth and future of the community gardens and it is helping build up the important stores of seeds.

The gardens at Randwick Community Centre serve an educational purpose for the local community where people of all ages can “learn-by-doing”. It also creates a shared community space that brings people together, building valuable social connections.  Thirdly, the produce is available for harvest by participating members of the local community.

With raised garden beds and vertical gardens, this project is well suited to varying abilities and levels of capability. The site is a welcoming green oasis in the heart of Randwick, a fantastic mixture of parkland, landscaped and natural areas.  We know you’ll begin to relax and unwind in the tranquil settings while enjoying the company of like-minded people. Remember to go at your own pace – take it as easy as you like or make it more challenging.

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22nd February 2019
Joining this project is free. There is no overnight stay.
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1st March 2019
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8th March 2019
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15th March 2019
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22nd March 2019
Joining this project is free. There is no overnight stay.
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29th March 2019
Joining this project is free. There is no overnight stay.
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Contact us

For more information, or for help with your booking, please contact the Randwick office on +612 9331 1610 or email sydney@cva.org.au