All in Garden Grants

Seasonal Sustainability Garden - Donburn Primary School (VIC)

The Sustainability Corner of the school now has a new Seasonal Sustainability Garden that connects the previously created Vegetable Garden and Sensory Gardens. They installed messages promoting sustainability and a totem pole with the Wurundjeri creator spirit Bunjil painted on it. The project brought together the community resulting in the creation of a Garden Club formed by students, parents and volunteers.

Craigmore Kindergarten create a garden oasis

Teachers got to work with 3, 4, and 5 year old kids in the Children’s Garden. Focusing on growing flowering natives that are indigenous to the Adelaide Plains. The Children’s Garden also incorporates up-cycled large baskets in which flowering annuals grow such as Marigolds, Cosmos, Forget-Me-Nots and Cornflowers. A beautiful array of colour in their garden oasis

Beaumaris Primary School's Native Sensory Garden

Students, teachers and the wider school community have assisted in developing the Native Sensory Garden and the Outdoor Learning Area, places where children and staff undertake outdoor learning activities. The teachers shared "Lunchtime and recess sessions in the new garden have been very popular, with digging and watering being the favourite activities or simply asking questions about what happens next."

Oatley Public School's Butterfly Garden

Oatley Public School have built a butterfly garden at the school premises, after being awarded a prestigious gardening grant from Yates and Junior Landcare. The local school was awarded the grant following its involvement with the Design and Be Inspired in the Garden program. The grant will be used to attract insects, including butterflies, into the school’s garden to facilitate the pollination of fruit trees. 

Nagambie Preschool and Childcare

Nagambie Preschool and Childcare decided to implement a sensory and vegetable garden in their playground. This was an amazing project to do with the 3yo Fungroup, and the children have so enjoyed putting the garden together from the planning stages to the actual first watering of the plants that they've put in.