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Paralowie Garden and Gardening Workshops

Grow Your Own Food

The Paralowie Garden runs a wide range of workshops during the year (March - November). Often featuring special guests and experts in the field of horticulture. For those interested to know more about how it works at the Paralowie Garden, including the membership process, click here

Upcoming opportunities at the Garden (cnr Waterloo Cnr Rd and Halba Crescent) are listed below. With dates to be confirmed.

Building raised planter boxes two session learn how to build, basic building techniques and tips for the slightly handy but very keen person!

Growing food in containers

Designing home garden to reduce falls risk

Safe and effective netting of fruit trees – Talk about pruning; netting and harvesting without climbing a ladder


*Please note : workshops are cancelled when the temperature is forecast for over 33 degrees for ELIZABETH as forecast by the Bureau the night before the workshop. 


Social Activities in the Garden

For adults over 50 there are a range of gardening groups available for you to choose from, such as ‘Friends of the Garden group’, ‘Seed Bank group’ and ‘Propagation group’. For more information about these groups, click here.

If you like being outdoors and in the garden you’ll love working in our garden. We have 23 garden beds to grow seasonal vegetables, numerous fruit trees, herbs and flowers. There is always something to do to and you are welcome to join any of the activities in the garden to keep it looking good for all to enjoy.


Notes from Past Workshops