YANKALILLA COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS – TUESDAY 29 MAY and 12 JUNE 2018 – WITH SOPHIE THOMPSON, ABC Gardening Australia
Autumn is the best time to Compost!
FREE COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS at The Centre in Yankalilla on Tuesday 29 May and 12 June 2018!
Sophie will present and fun and lively ‘How to Build Your Home Compost Session’ and will outline how to better use the new green organics bin for disposal of food waste, avoiding sending this valuable resource to landfill.
Be ready to ask your home composting questions and soak up some ‘down to earth’ gardening knowledge!
|LOCATION AND VENUE||DAY AND DATE||TIME||FOLLOW THE LINK BELOW TO BOOK ONLINE|
|The Centre – 181 Main South Road, Yankalilla||Tuesday 29 May 2018||10.30am to 12noon||CLICK HERE TO BOOK FOR MORNING SESSION|
|The Centre – 181 Main South Road, Yankalilla||Tuesday 29 May 2018||1.30pm to 3pm||CLICK HERE TO BOOK FOR AFTERNOON SESSION|
|The Centre – 181 Main South Road, Yankalilla||Tuesday 12 June 2018||1.00pm to 2.30pm||CLICK HERE TO BOOK - TUESDAY 12 JUNE 2018|
A light morning or afternoon tea with be served. Places in these FREE sessions are limited to 30-35 – please book early to ensure the session is conducted and catering can be arranged.
Sophie Thomson, is a garden consultant for a wide variety of South Australian gardens. With a strong focus on appropriate plant selection, she encourages her clients to develop water-wise, climate compatible gardens that display colour and interest for twelve months of the year. Sophie’s clients range from small home gardens to the gardens at Government House.
As well as presenting for the ABC Television’s Gardening Australia and writing for the Gardening Australia Magazine, she writes the weekly gardening column for the Sunday Mail and the Weekender Herald. Sophie is the garden writer for the quarterly Adelaide Hills Magazine – regularly voted the best regional publication in Australia. Sophie’s first book “From the Ground Up” was judged the best general gardening book in Australia, at the 2009 biennial Laurel Awards for Horticultural Media of Australia. Sophie also co-authored the 2010 Reader’s Digest book “Waterwise Gardening” and was the garden writer for the 2014 Reader’s Digest’s publication “The Ultimate Book of Vegetables.”
These free composting sessions are hosted by the Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority and supported by District Council of Yankalilla – If we all do a LITTLE, we will all do a LOT!